Back in April, we gave you Ten Questions You Need to Answer to Survive a Data Disaster. Recall that, “Good business relies on good planning. Anticipating scenarios, detailing responses and understanding consequences is an essential part of your business survival kit.” This notion remains true, and I’d like to take a more in-depth exploration of […]
One of the best statements I have ever heard from an entrepreneur about business and money is that “Money isn’t the most important thing, but it touches everything that is.” What it means is that money makes the world go ‘round. If you want to start a business, you need money for software, equipment, and […]
If you have been in or around the web hosting business at all in the past few years, you have heard of the “cloud” or “cloud servers.” You may have even heard of virtual servers, virtual machines, or virtual private servers. There are many different options to choose from. In this article, we will discuss […]
2017 was arguably the worst year yet for security breaches. In the first half of 2017 alone, there were over 918 reported data breaches compromising over 1.9B data records. And the range of attack vectors utilized by actors was vast, including phishing scams, ransomware, and never-before-seen attacks via compromised IoT devices. But all hope is […]
Recently, a community site known as Myth Weavers suffered a catastrophic database failure. The site, which stores information for a variety of different board games, is – or perhaps I should say, was – widely-used in the tabletop community. Unfortunately, earlier this month, a routine prune by the site’s administrator went horribly wrong.