UrBackup is an easy to setup Open Source client/server backup system.

UrBackup is an easy to setup Open Source client/server backup system.

  UrBackup is an easy to setup Open Source client/server backup system, that through a combination of image and file backups accomplishes both data safety and a fast restoration time. File and image backups are made while the system is running without interrupting current processes. UrBackup also continuously watches folders you want backed up in … read the full article.

Windows 10; Backup before… restore later… or simply backup before you f*** up.

Ordinary Friday, very slow day, no support calls well maybe some. About noon I was so bored that I decided to install Windows 10, especially that my colleague downloaded ISO (Installation CD) file. Without too long hesitation I decided to upgrade my main laptop to Windows 10.  I should say that my laptop is quite fast … read the full article.

Threats to IT system.

Symantec published a report about spyware known as Regin. Apparently Regin, has been used in systematic spying since at least 2008.  Mass media coverage is usually on newsworthy incidents, which have caused major disruptions to computer systems. There is widespread awareness of havoc with fire, flooding, hacking and what the computer virus can cause to … read the full article.

3 Strongmen: K7 VS. KASPERSKY VS. AVG

    If you are looking for the best antivirus programs to protect your device from viruses and worms as well as other malicious programs, attacks from hackers, spam ware and spyware, K7, Kaspersky and AVG are some of the top contenders   K7 Antivirus Those who are on the lookout for the best antivirus software, … read the full article.

Dead for a week – the story of Swains.

  One of our clients has been having major problems with their internet connection. We noticed the problem straight away when their entire network went down – their primary line was completely dead. Us being Backup Data, however, will always have a backup; in this case, they have a secondary line that they can use … read the full article.


I had a phone call today to my private land line, quite interesting from my point of view. “I am calling you from Microsoft technical support…” SCAM! Cybercriminals don’t just send fraudulent email messages and set up fake websites. They might also call you on the telephone and claim to be from Microsoft or any … read the full article.