One of the requirements of a healthcare organization covered by the HIPAA-HITECH security rules is to have a recoverable backup of its EMR system. After a local server crash is not the time to discover that the “automatic” backup system has been failing!
IDrive Business is a cloud-based disaster recovery (backup) solution priced at the amount of data (vs the number of computers like Crashplan for Small Business.) The key benefits to this product are:
Unlimited Computers. IDrive is sold based on the amount of data you have to backup. The account administrator would need to carefully deploy the solution if a lot of computers are involved so as to not exceed the data limit.
Courier service available to “seed” your data or recover. You would be able to ship a hard drive to IDrive with your data andRead More »IDrive Business
I’ve been using CrashPlan since 2011. I was exploring options to back up data to my own “cloud” environment and, at the time, Crashplan software was designed to share encrypted backup sets among friend computers.
Since then, the service has changed to remove that feature and now offers unlimited data backup to the cloud for $10 per month per computer. The company’s website states that there are no contracts for this small business offering: you can cancel service at any time.Read More »Affordable Data Backup: CrashPlan for Small Business