The Beginner’s Guide to Data Backup [Infographic]

The Beginner’s Guide to Data Backup [Infographic]

Everyone is aware of the disaster that can occur when you lose the information on your computer due to a data loss or error.

Data backup software will save you from major data loss and it can protect and restore your data if a loss situation arises. Your important information should be backed up on a regular basis to ensure its safety.

Computers can fail, data tampered with or corrupted, lost or even stolen. Hardware errors, malfunctions, viruses, and hackers are other ways that our data can be lost. No one ever plans for a computer crash but we have to be prepared for this to occur and take the steps to prevent losing important data.

To prevent data loss, you should find the right service for backing up your data that best fits your needs. The most common storage services include; cloud storage, local storage, and online storage. Storage services can be onsite or offsite for your convenience.

Also, do not stick to just one form of backup, use several methods to ensure safety. Always keep your original copy of data and refrain from deleting anything just in case you need to reference it or need to backup it up with another service.

Author: I am Hannah Moses, a PR Specialist and contributing author for Las Vegas IT Consulting residing in Memphis, TN. Originally a small town Mississippi girl where I grew up to attend The University of Mississippi, majoring in Business Management & Human Resources. I love a good country concert in the summer, exploring everything Memphis has to offer, and taking spontaneous road trips.

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