SMBs Backup and Running
Data protection and business continuity are issues that all businesses must address.Data protection and business continuity are issues that all businesses must address. The best technology for getting those jobs done, however, is often far out of the reach of IT managers at small and midsize organizations. The good news for IT managers on tight budgets is that more and more vendors are trying to help smaller companies with their business needs.
This past week I spent time testing out a solution from one such vendor: Acronis, with its True Image 9.1 backup software. Ive been fairly impressed with True Image so far. Ive been using the inexpensive ($79) Workstation edition on my primary lab desktop, and I have the Enterprise edition protecting a couple of my Windows servers in the lab.