Rise in laptop sales leads to data protection worries

Reading, 6 April 2020 – An unwelcome repercussion of employees snapping up laptops for home working ahead of the coronavirus lockdown has been an even bigger spike in cyber-criminal activity.

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O365 cyber attacks stress need for isolated backup

Johannesburg, 17 December 2019 – Office 365 is a prime target for cyber criminals – and it’s not difficult to understand why when Microsoft announced this year that it has more than 180m active commercial users every month.

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How Data Analysis Helps Rugby & IT Bosses Win

Whether it’s Rassie Erasmus, Steve Hansen, Warren Gatland or Eddie Jones devising a Rugby World Cup masterplan or an IT boss striving to provide his multi-million-pound organisation with a competitive edge, many of their decisions will be informed by data analysis.

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Name that strain. Ransomware on the rise.

A well known threat to all organisations, ransomware is still on the rise. Cyber-criminals are even working out how to beat your ransomware protection solutions.

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Backing up Office365 data

With growing threats to data and the rising use of cloud platforms such as Office365, organisations now have a need to protect their cloud platforms with additional backup.

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Marriott faces data breach fallout

The Marriott hotel group has announced that it has fallen victim to one of the largest data breaches in history as data was stolen over the course of 4 years.

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VMware partnership enables instant recovery of data

Johannesburg, 16 November 2018 – Redstor, a leading cloud data management SaaS business with technology developed in South Africa, has announced a Technology Alliance Partnership with VMware, the global leader in virtualisation and cloud infrastructure.

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Facebook buys Whatsapp for $19bn. $3bn more than NASA’s 2014 budget.

$19 billion. Why is Whatsapp worth that much money to Facebook? Is it to get back in favour with younger audiences? Or, is it more simply the access t…

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EU set to ban US run cloud services

Recent press has suggested that we may be on the brink of a European wide ban ofUS run cloud services.  Due to America’s intentions to apply its Patr…

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GoldenEye Data Deletion Disaster

Last week saw another large-scale cyber-attack infecting networks across the globe, halting operations and causing havoc for those affected. The Petya…

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Why More and More Corporations are Using Cloud Backup

Cloud computing is everywhere. It has changed the way we communicate and use data both in our personal and professional lives, making our real time in…

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What Makes One Offsite Backup Solution Better Than Another?

The emergence of cloud technologies has brought offsite backup anddata protectionto the forefront of many organization’s thinking. Cloud storage has o…

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