Backing Up

The past week has provided a stark reminder to some about the importance of backing up your data.

Along side the need to backup your data, you also need to make sure that backups are regular, and actually happening correctly if they are automated.

A single hard drive can fail at any moment, age only increases the chances. So if all your data is on one drive, it is a matter of when, not if it will fail and all data will be inaccessible.