Keep Your Music Library Safe

Keep Your Music Library Safe

I’ve always been a music fan. As far back as I can remember, we had classical music playing in our house, which no doubt was the beginning. That and the closet full of LPs (okay, vinyl) that my dad dragged home from a flea market when I was eight years old. I’d write...
Introducing the ioSafe Duo Pro

Introducing the ioSafe Duo Pro

Today we’re excited to announce the ioSafe Duo Pro. The Duo Pro is our most reliable direct-attach storage (DAS) fireproof and waterproof storage device ever. Equipped with robust NAS hard drives, the Duo Pro adds to the peace of mind provided by our...
HDD or SSD: Which is Better for Backup?

HDD or SSD: Which is Better for Backup?

Without a doubt, the two storage technologies that dominate the market today are hard disk drives (HDDs) and solid-state drives (SSDs). But what’s the difference between HDD and SSD? Which one should you use to back up your files? What about photos and videos? ...
How Often Should You Back Up Your Data?

How Often Should You Back Up Your Data?

Working for a company with “Data Security” in the name, I spend a lot of my day thinking about backups and data. What usually comes to mind is ways of backing up, securing, encrypting, and otherwise protecting data from threats—loss, disaster, hacking, you name it....
Remote Tech Support for a Day: A World Backup Day Story

Remote Tech Support for a Day: A World Backup Day Story

I recently played remote tech support for someone whose laptop hung up during a software installation. It seemed that the file system was corrupted, but it was hard to tell. I’m not a tech support person, but I can fill in occasionally, summoning patience with the...
ioSafe 1019+ NAS vs. 1517 NAS: What’s the Difference?

ioSafe 1019+ NAS vs. 1517 NAS: What’s the Difference?

Lately, I’ve been asked quite often about the key differentiators between the legacy ioSafe 1517 NAS and the newer 1019+ NAS. Throughout this review, I’ll delve deeper into their specific capabilities, why the 1019+ adds value to our client’s...