In light of the recent password security breach at LinkedIn, how do you keep your social media accounts and other online accounts (like Gmail) safe?. Many of us have multiple social media accounts (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest etc.) and feel unsettled when we hear about password security breaches in the media. According to experts, there are two things that you can do to keep your online accounts secure: 1) actively manage your account/password, and 2) create a strong password.
For backup, cloud technology has removed a lot of pain that was present in traditional backup technology. For small and medium sized businesses, problems like bad tapes, time to restore, and theft are no longer as issue. Cloud backup services offer improved reliability, speed of recovery, a lower TCO (total cost of ownership) and have standard file encryption. Google Apps for Business users understand that Google won’t lose their data, but what about themselves? Although Google Apps resides in the cloud, there are still several considerations in light of cloud backup versioning to keep in mind: