Author: David G

My Retention Settings for File Backups

My Retention Settings for File Backups

I work at CloudBerry, but I'm also a CloudBerry user. Like many of you, I need to protect both my work and my personal files, but I have different needs for each when it comes to what I need to be able to restore.  What follows are my preferred retention settings for work and personal backups. Continue reading

CloudBerry Attends the ASCII IT Success Summit in NJ/NY

CloudBerry Attends the ASCII IT Success Summit in NJ/NY

CloudBerry Attends the ASCII IT Success Summit in NJ/NY

This week, Doug Hazelman and David Gugick are representing CloudBerry at the ASCII Summit in the NY/NJ metropolitan area. The ASCII IT Success Summits target CloudBerry’s core audience: Managed Service Providers. The speakers educate on how to be successful as an MSP, while the sponsors educate on products and offer insights on expanding MSP service offerings. For CloudBerry, we specifically discuss backup-as-a-service using our unique bring-your-own storage BaaS model. Continue reading

Backup Best Practices with Unsupported Databases

Backup Best Practices with Unsupported Databases

Using CloudBerry to secure existing database backups in the cloud requires some additional considerations when designing a backup plan. Unlike CloudBerry file, image, or SQL Server backups using the CloudBerry SQL Server agent, customers need to be careful to design a backup plan that allows for proper database restores based on database retention requirements and backup types performed. Continue reading