Cloud Software vs Physical – Cloud vs Physical Round 3

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Last week we looked at some advantages and differences between cloud and physical backup solutions. This week we are looking at software. We are all feeling the pressure to move to the cloud and software seems to be the biggest pressure. Don’t be scared or misinformed. Keep reading as we look at the differences and advantages of cloud software vs physical software. Week 3 – Software Since the dawn of the internet we have been finding new ways to use it and testing how much the “cloud” can actually do for us. If you have been using any software in your business or home in the last few years you might have noticed the push to always-online cloud software. We have seen programs that used to be purchased out right and used for years move over to subscription-based versions you update almost monthly. Physical Software When we are talking about … Read More

Cloud Backups vs Physical – Cloud vs Physical Round 2

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Cloud Backups vs Physical Backups

Last week we looked at some advantages and differences between cloud and physical servers. This week we are looking at backups – cloud backups or physical. We all know we should do them but sometimes it’s hard to find a great solution, so it doesn’t get done at all. Then it’s too late. Keep reading as we look at some simple solutions for the dreaded “I didn’t back up!” situation. Week 2 – Backups Why backup? If you have any data on your computer at all that you don’t want to lose, you should back it up. Some people get very confused and worried when their pc is getting sick because they have “all their child’s baby photos” or “all my business financial data” that has not been backed up. The answer to minimizing stress when it comes to backups, is finding a solution that requires minimal, if not zero, … Read More