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  • Podcast: Small Business IT Disaster Recovery (and Prevention)

    Red Wire founder Nick Webb was recently on Tom D’Auria’s IMI TechTalk program discussing Small Business IT Disaster Recovery (and Prevention).  The show aired at 3 PM local time 8/7/2011 on KFNX (Phoenix).  If you missed the show, you can listen to the podcast … Continue reading

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    Talk: Protecting Your Digital Legacy

    Yesterday I had the great pleasure of presenting to my local Rotary group in Burien, WA.  The talk looked at how we preserved information across the last handful of generations, mostly by photograph and paper, and contrasting that with digital … Continue reading

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    Application Availability: Migrate Physical Linux Server to VMware (P2V)

    As part of my work helping companies better protect their data and applications, we also look at the availability of their applications.  One great way to improve availability of applications to is move them to a virtualization platform, such as VMware Virtual Infrastructure. VMware, … Continue reading

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    Data Backup Plans: Should You Backup Data Files, Applications, Both?

    I’m thrilled to find folks who already diligently backup up their data files any number of common ways, such as: Copying files to external drives or USB thumb drives Copying files regularly to a file share (online or locally) Using … Continue reading

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    What You Can Do Today To Avoid Data Loss Disasters In Your Small Business

    The most important thing you can do to prepare your business for data loss disasters is to start today.  A complete disaster recovery plan can be an overwhelming process; however it’s easy to implement a few simple changes that will … Continue reading

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