Data Backup

Backing Up Your Data

Backing Up Your Data

What is a data backup?

A data backup is created when you copy your files and folders to a separate secure location so they can be restored in the event of a data loss. Data backups should focus on information that is difficult or impossible to replace. 

 

Common causes of data loss:

  • Ransomware
  • Physical Destruction
  • Theft
  • Hard drive failure

 

How do I backup my data at home?

There are several methods to back up your data at home. Choose one that feels most convenient to you. Using more than one is encouraged. We recommend... ...