Heather Malec, Author at Security Boulevard
Gift ideas for technologists and admins

5 Gift Ideas for the Technologist in Your Life

| | Company News, Customers
Skip the guides for dog-lovers and coffee-drinkers. This Valentine’s Day we are celebrating the sometimes hard-to-shop-for technologist. Read this blog for a few gift ideas from the Spanning Backup team ranging from stickers to books and fun apps ... Read More
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Healthcare IT Continues to Struggle with Backup Strategies

| | healthcare, office 365
Improving IT security, reducing IT costs and delivering higher service levels are among the top IT priorities for the healthcare industry, according to the Kaseya 2018 State of IT Operations survey report. Are the right measures, however, being taken by the industry to secure this data? ... Read More
Spredfast Protects Salesforce Data With Spanning Backup

Spredfast Protects Salesforce Data With Spanning Backup

| | Customers, Salesforce
Spredfast provides a robust platform for the enterprise to harness the tremendous benefits of social media. It's currently used by more than 2,000 global brands to manage over one billion social connections and they use Spanning Backup for Salesforce to protect their data and metatdata. “I like to say, I've ... Read More
Spooky Tales of Data Loss

Data Loss Isn’t Just an Old Ghost Story

Learn from Spanning customers why it's critical to have a backup and recovery solution in place for SaaS apps like G Suite, Office 365, and Salesforce. If you don't, you may be haunted by data loss forever ... Read More
Edu and the Cloud: 3 Tips for a Secure Relationship From Your Peers

Edu and the Cloud: 3 Tips for a Secure Relationship

| | education
The cloud has fueled many advancements in education, such as improved collaboration between teachers and students, BYOD accessibility, virtual classrooms and training labs. With all the advantages of the cloud, however, come assumptions of safety that can prove costly if taken for granted. To get the real story, we spoke ... Read More
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That’s a Wrap: Spanning’s Summer 2018

| | Company News, events
In Austin, where Spanning has its headquarters, schools are now open and public pools have closed. As the season changes (well, one can hope here in Texas), and we move into September, there’s a renewed focus across our teams on business goals and data protection. Before we say farewell completely ... Read More
Data Disaster Averted NonProfit Tales From the Front

Data Disaster Averted: Nonprofit Tales from the Front

Let’s face it, data loss is going to happen, whether through simple staff or volunteer mistakes or malicious intent, but it’s what happens after that loss that’s important. With Spanning Backup for G Suite, Office 365 or Salesforce in place, nonprofits can find and restore their data the way it ... Read More
SaaS Data Protection Trends in the Tech Industry

SaaS Data Protection Trends in the Tech Industry

As we enter into the third quarter of 2018, the Spanning data security, product and engineering teams took stock of how the year is shaping up for organizations in terms of SaaS data backup and restore. Here are the five key ideas, trends and predictions from the Spanning team so ... Read More
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The Bright Side of SaaS Backup

| | Backup
We can all use a little good news now and then. And this post is focusing on the bright side of having a third-party SaaS backup in place. While Spanning Backup is a great tool for protecting against human errors or malicious attacks, organizations that keep a cloud-to-cloud backup enjoy ... Read More
Importance of having backup in place to prevent a ransomware disaster

Take the Pledge to Prevent a Ransomware Disaster: World Backup Day 2018

Friends Don’t Let Friends Go Without a Backup. While backup is vital every day, use World Backup Day — March 31, 2018 —to urge your colleagues and friends to take the pledge to use a backup solution ... Read More