The Backup Game

Test if you can recover your data if the unthinkable happens

Are you backing up your data? We bet you’ve been asked that question many times before!
 
Just how reliable and effective are your back-up arrangements, and how well would your business recover from a significant loss of data?
 
You can test the effectiveness of your current provider’s back-up arrangements in a safe and controlled way.
 
We call it ‘The Backup Game’ .

Here's how to play...

Today

Create a Word document, save it on your file server and make a note of its name and location.

Tomorrow

Delete the file from the server.

After a month

Call your IT / backup company and ask them to recover the file for you.

Before you play...

Vote in this poll before you attempt to recover your deleted file.

After you have voted you'll see what the distribution of votes is so far.

How confident are you that you can recover a deleted file as part of your backup and recovery arrangements?

After you play...

Vote in this poll only after you have attemtped to recover your deleted file.

After you have voted you'll see what the distribution of votes is so far.

On trying to recover your deleted file which of the following best reflects your experience?

If you find the file cannot be backed-up or recovered, it’s time to review your back-ups as a matter of priority. 

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