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my backups take too long

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I hear this all the time – my backups are taking too long (alternative – my backups are too slow). Most of the time, the backups take too long because of the massive amounts of data the people back up. … Continue reading

Let’s define “backups”

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We all talk about backups. We all know we are supposed to have backups. But what are backups? Here’s my definition, from experience and talking to lots of y’all: Backups: Copying the data created and captured by applications and devices … Continue reading

#BackupU google+ hangout TODAY

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Greg Schulz (aka @storageio) and I have been running a series of online webinars and Google+ Hangouts called BackupU for about 18 months. The idea came to me as I started my role as the product marketing manager for AppAssure … Continue reading

It is October – time for a new topic in Backup.U

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It’s October, probably my favorite month of the year. My birthday kicks the month off, the weather starts to get cooler, and I love fall foods. Pumpkins NOM! 🙂 Also, it is time for a new topic in Backup.U. Last … Continue reading