Posts Tagged ‘recovery’

More Than A Year of Business Emails Lost: Story From the Trenches

Through the decades of business, MTBW Services has developed friendships with colleagues working at various IT Service providers. One of these colleagues recently experienced a nightmare scenario with one of their clients. The client had a backup solution that reported the Exchange server was backing up correctly. The Exchange server crashed! When the restore operation was attempted they discovered that each backup copy was corrupted. The client had only one successful Checkpoint backup to restore which dated back a year and a half. The outcome – the client lost a year and a half of emails. It is imperative to not only…

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Datto New Recovery Agent

Datto has released a new version of their Recovery Agent that allows for a more efficient and streamlined restoration. As the backup process occurs in the background, the operation doesn’t cause any business interruptions. The time-sensitive operation is the restoration process. The new Recovery Agent provides a noticeable reduction in the restore process, thus it is a definite improvement. Unfortunately, there isn’t an in-place upgrade process, so what is necessary is that the existing agent is uninstalled, the new agent installed, the current backups removed and then the initial seeding of all the data before the incremental backups can occur….

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