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Information regarding computer data backups.

The Cost of “Free” Software

Have you ever been tempted to try to acquire expensive software without paying for it? It turns out that “free” software can be more expensive than one might think! Take Photoshop for example: Subscribers can sign up and start using Photoshop for as little as…

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NRC is Now Offering CrashPlan Managed Backup Solutions!

Backups are arguably one of the most important things you can do to protect your important data. Two of the biggest obstacles most users face with backups are: Complicated, confusing and unreliable backup software. Remembering to run it, or change the backup disc and take…

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Ransomware Attacks Appear To Be Getting Worse!

For those of you not familiar with exactly what Ransomware is/does, here’s the current Wikipedia definition: “Ransomware comprises a class of malware which restricts access to the computer system that it infects, and demands a ransom paid to the creator of the malware in order…

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$$$ Backups vs. Disaster Recovery $$$

Clients want to see a good ROI when implementing a backup plan, but sometimes the cost of a routine backup plan can seem a little expensive. You have to look at the short term cost vs. the long term savings. Want to know how much…

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