Posts tagged "online backup"

Put Database Files In a Sync Folder And Risk Data Corruption

Sync services such as those provided by companies like Dropbox, SugarSync, Boxnet, Skydrive are a great way to keep our files in sync across our computers and mobile devices. However certain types of files do not sync well and putting these files in a sync folder is a recipe for disaster. Read more…


How To Plan A Backup Strategy For Your Digital Content

In this article, I will show you how to plan an effective backup strategy for all your digital content like documents, music, pictures, videos etc. We will discuss storage options, how to cost them and which ones to choose. What to backup and how often. Whats the difference between full, differential and incremental backups. When to use compression and when not to.   Read more…


What is Online Storage And Why Do We Need It ?

You need to get that report out first thing tomorrow morning and it is knock-off time at the office. You’ve got a long train ride back home and would like to make use of that time to proofread the report on your Ipad or Android device and make minor edits. Finally when you get home, you’d like to open that same report and continue to work on it with the convenience of a full size keyboard and mouse.  How can you ensure that you are working on the same report across all your computers, devices and locations ? Read more…