Sealand Systems Ltd logo Use this link to get straight to the content if you are using a screen reader. Lancing
West Sussex
Tel: +44 1903 209367
Mobile: +44 7802 651892
Enquiries@sealand.systems

Get Adobe reader

Get LibreOffice

You can read all of the detailed notes on backups here, but below are the salient points:

•  There will come a time when you lose valuable data.

•  Backups are safety copies of your files that let you retrieve them after that loss.

•  There are many and various ways to do backups.

•  With a backup strategy, you can keep all of your eggs in several baskets at once.

•  Just one additional copy of your vital data is good, but a real backup strategy involves a minimum of two additional copies.

•  If it is in the same building as the computer it isn't a backup.

•  A data integity system (such as RAID, or off-site mirroring) is not a backup – it’s an effective way of setting your mistakes in stone.

•  Cloud Storage is very useful, but clouds evaporate.

•  Do you want your data stored on someone else’s computer?

Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional

Copyright © 2006 - 2016, Sealand Systems Ltd.  Terms of use.
This page updated 30 September, 2016.  Please double-check any information before you use it.

Visit our ISP