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Exclusive: Barracuda's insights for World Backup Day
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Ahead of World Backup Day, Barracuda's Matt Caffrey discusses the vital role of data backup, ever-growing cybersecurity threats and significance of immutable backups in an exclusive.
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Half of businesses risk severe data loss, Fasthosts research shows
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Fasthosts warns that nearly half of businesses may not be prepared to prevent major data losses, a risk that could cause significant financial and reputational damage.
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World Backup Day triggers call for holistic cybersecurity overhaul
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On World Backup Day, tech industry leaders urge organisations to improve cyber security strategies and adopt hardware-based solutions and Zero Trust protocols. They also highlight the potential risks of generative AI.
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Importance of cyber readiness emphasised for World Backup Day
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CybeReady, an autonomous cybersecurity learning firm, highlights the key role of cybersecurity readiness as World Backup Day 2024 approaches.
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World Backup Day highlights need for robust data protection
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Ahead of World Backup Day on 31st March, Veeam's Regional CTO, Anthony Spiteri, advises companies on five imperative strategies for secure data backup, amidst rising cyber-attacks.
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Rubrik urges shift from data backup to cyber resilience
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Chief Product Officer at Rubrik, Anneka Gupta, emphasises the need for a cyber resilience era, combining threat posture and recovery, to counter increasingly successful disruptions by malicious actors.
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The imperative to go beyond backup, by focusing on cyber resilience & AI
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This World Backup Day Cohesity calls for a focus on cyber resilience & AI amid rising cyber threats.
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World Backup Day underscores importance of Australian data protection
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World Backup Day (March 31) underscores the vital need for Aussies and businesses to consider rigorous data protection in light of increasing cyber threats, according to Pete Murray, Managing Director ANZ at Veritas Technologies.
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Vodafone urges Aussies to back up digital memories ahead of World Backup Day
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In 2023, over 22,000 device accidents were reported by Vodafone customers, threatening invaluable digital memories. The company has urged Australians to regularly backup data, particularly with World Backup Day coming up on March 31.
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World Backup Day punctuates rising fears of cyber-attacks
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As cyber threats rise, World Backup Day emphasises the urgency of data protection, with 90% of executives fearing a ransomware attack, says Cloudera's SVP, Remus Lim.
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Rising data breaches underscore importance of World Backup Day
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As data breaches surge by 19% in 2023, World Backup Day urges personal and enterprise level data protection, with Cloudera's VP Keir Garrett emphasising disaster recovery measures.
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Rising ransomware attacks amplify World Backup Day's importance
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World Backup Day highlights the escalating data breach issue as 24% of businesses suffered ransomware attacks in 2023, a significant jump from 15% in 2022, according to a survey.
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Data tampering is an underrated threat — get your backup ready
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Data tampering's growing threat in the era of AI underscores the essential role of immutable backups in protecting business data.
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World Backup Day highlights importance of sustainable data practices
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In the run-up to World Backup Day, data storage giants emphasise the importance of secure, eco-friendly backup practices amid escalating AI deployment and sustainability concerns.
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World Backup Day reminds us to reassess our Data Backup Strategy
Fri, 31st Mar 2023
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On March 31, we celebrate World Backup Day, not as a holiday but as our annual reminder to reassess our data backup strategy.
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Cohesity stresses on cyber resilience on World Backup Day
Fri, 31st Mar 2023
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World Backup day is a commemorative date celebrated annually by the backup and tech industries worldwide on March 31.
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Data governance key to combat data loss and breaches
Tue, 28th Mar 2023
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Data governance is crucial in combatting data breaches, with a recent report revealing a 26% increase in breaches in Australia.
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World Backup Day – expert panel provides insights
Sun, 31st Mar 2019
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Sunday the 31st of March marks an occasion of increasing importance as businesses become increasingly fuelled by data – World Backup Day.
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World Backup Day – a great reason for a tech spring-clean
Fri, 29th Mar 2019
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Five spokespeople from renowned industry vendors share their thoughts on why backing up your data is absolutely crucial – with some extra golden advice.
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World Backup Day – what every business should be thinking about
Tue, 3rd Apr 2018
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Organisations are challenged to ensure users have access to data easily, whilst also keeping it protected regardless of where it lives.
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World Backup Day 2018: Lineup of experts share their opinions
Fri, 30th Mar 2018
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Experts from Commvault, Aeriandi, Cloudian, and Scale Computing (among others) have come together to share their insights and help raise awareness.
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Trend Micro gives the low down on World Back Up Day
Tue, 31st Mar 2015
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World Backup Day promotes the importance of data backup and protection, with 30% of people never backing up their data.