Backup Computer Files

BACKUP COMPUTER FILES
Risk Management Strategy
for
Family Businesses

Backup Computer Files! Certainly that is one of the most important rules when using a computer.

It is the kind of advice that is drilled into us early on – just like when parents instruct their kids to “look both ways” when crossing the road.

“When it comes to risk management for computers, the best advice for every family business – Backup Computer Files!” suggests top family business expert Don Schwerzler.

“The numbers of family businesses reporting computer-related horror stories are overwhelming – and all of the problems could have been avoided if “backup computer files” were a company policy, one that is rigorously enforced.”

Schwerzler has been studying and advising family businesses for more than 40 years and is the founder of the Family Business Institute.


CONSIDER THESE STATISTICS

  • Accidental Deletion – 43% of people lose irreplaceable files every year!
  • Theft – Only 1 out of 100 stolen laptops are ever recovered!
  • Computer Failure –As many as 13% of hard drives crash in their first year!
  • Natural Disasters - Thousands of files are lost each year to fires, floods, tornados and hurricanes!

    One of the more distressing aspects for many family businesses – they have systems to backup computer files but someone fails to remember to cycle the backup protocol – or their “backup system” is not secured off-site from the business.

    We recommend CARBONITE to backup computer files.

    One feature that we like is accessibility – with CARBONITE you can access you computer files when:

  • Traveling on business
  • On Vacation
  • Working away from the office, from any computer, worldwide
  • With CARBONITE your computer files are backed up as you work!


    CARBONITE is seamless, only takes a few clicks to implement and inexpensive.

    As a family business owner, have you considered what a catastrophic event would be triggered if your family business lost their computer files?

    Can any family business owner not afford to be using a reliable and highly regarded service like CARBONITE as an on-line, off-site solution to backup computer files?

    To learn more about CARBONITE and to take advantage of their

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    Survive a PC disaster

    The current version of Carbonite is designed for Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7. Carbonite supports both the standard 32-bit and 64-bit versions of each. Carbonite will not support older versions of Windows (Windows 98, Windows 2000, and Windows ME) or Linux operating systems.

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