Gamma Tech Service: Hybrid Backup with Google Cloud Storage and CloudBerry Is about Security, Reliability and Higher Uptime

"With all the features and the different options, CloudBerry Managed Backup provides a tremendous amount flexibility, security and value." Bradd Konert, the Owner of Gamma Tech Service

"With all the features and the different options, CloudBerry Managed Backup provides a tremendous amount flexibility, security and value." Bradd Konert, the Owner of Gamma Tech Service

Based in Naples, Florida, Gamma Tech Service is a leading provider of audio, video, and IT support.  The company implements low cost and highly effective hybrid backup with the help of Google Cloud Storage and CloudBerry Managed Backup service.

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Why Dropbox is not a good choice for backup storage

This week everybody is talking about the hacking of Dropbox, the popular online storage service that has over 200 million users and keeps anything from private photos to sensitive documents. Malefactors have stolen almost 70 million account details including email addresses and protected passwords.
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How to Use Amazon S3 Cost-Effectively

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The benefits of Amazon Web Services are directly proportional to the number of ways to use it. It’s not unusual for the business to allocate a limited budget on cloud storage, but never use it to the max. Then it turns out the company uses several paid solutions for a bunch of tasks that can be accomplished with AWS.

We’ve prepared an Amazon S3 use case list that will help you take the most out of it in your workflow.
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Microsoft OneDrive vs Google Drive vs Amazon Cloud Drive

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We continue discovering cloud storage services. Recently you have read about Microsoft OneDrive and Azure services, so today we will explore three most popular cloud drive products and intercompare them.

What is Microsoft OneDrive

Being a built-in feature of the latest Windows systems, OneDrive does not require anything else to install. Its client app starts synchronizing as soon as the user is authenticated with their Microsoft account. The product is deeply integrated with MS Office suite and it simplifies saving of documents directly to the cloud.
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Best Practices Around Google Nearline, Amazon Glacier, Oracle Archive Cloud and B2 Cloud Storage

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Findings from a Gartner report go on to say that the use of cloud computing is growing, and by 2016 this growth will increase to become the bulk of new IT spend. Nearly half of large enterprises will have hybrid cloud deployments by the end of 2017. Still the main questions are: “how do you backup and control all of this data in the cloud?”, “how can the new "cold storage" solutions help you create better backup economics?”

In this whitepaper cloud architect Bill Kleyman examines the very real evolution around storage technologies, ways how new solutions around "cold storage" are impacting the market and compares Google Nearline, Amazon Glacier, Oracle Archive Storage and B2 Cloud Storage side-by-side.

*Below are excerpts from the Full PDF version.
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Getting Started with Image Based Backups Using B2 Cloud Storage by Backblaze

CloudBerry Backup supports a broad range of cloud storage providers and one of them is Backblaze. In this guide we are going to explain how to create an image based backup using a B2 Cloud Storage as a cloud repository. Of course, we will also explain a restoration process.

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How to Exclude Files and Folders in Image-based Backup

The new CloudBerry Backup 5.1 has a lot of improvements in image based backups. One of the helpful features is the ability to exclude files and folders from a backup. Moreover, you can even exclude files during a restoration sessions, thus making process more flexible. Below you can find out more.

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