Backups are an extremely important part of our workflow these days.
Just imagine losing your important documents, files, photos, taxes or payroll files. The results could be devastating to your business or family.
According to the National Archives & Records Administration in Washington, 93% of companies that lost their data center for 10 days or more during a disaster, filed for bankruptcy within one year of the disaster.
The Importance of Backing Up Files.
It is very important to do regular backups to prevent the lost of data. Software can be reinstalled but your data could be lost forever.
Ways You Can Lose Your Data:
• Hardware Failure
• Power Outage
• Software Upgrades
• Fire or Flood
• Human Error
Statistic: Of companies that suffer catastrophic data loss: 43% never reopen and 51% close within two years (University of Texas)