business continuity Tag

02 Dec Why You Should Keep Storage in Mind When BDR Shopping

An easy way to sabotage your data protection strategy is by deploying BDR appliances that can’t protect all of your clients’ data. Before choosing a BDR appliance, it is imperative that you sit down with your clients and carefully understand not only how much data they have today, but how much this volume of data could expand in the next...

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18 Nov Why You Need a Flexible BDR Solution

MSPs should look for a BDR solution that offers the option to either build your own BDR or buy a pre-configured appliance. While a lot of this is simply personal preference, there are concrete pros and cons to both. When building your own solution, you have flexibility in the hardware and software you choose; your choices aren’t dependent on a single...

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09 Nov IT Nation Opens and the Replibit Appliances Ship

It was no coincidence. The biggest single gathering of MSPs in North America and the most exciting announcement in eFolder history – they were made for one another. Software can be shown and tried online at a distance but it helps to see the Replibit Mini to really understand why we unabashedly claim that eFolder has changed the BDR game. (If you...

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07 Nov eFolder Partner Interview featuring Phillip Long

Editor’s Note: Phillip Long, CEO of Business Information Solutions and Ted Hulsy, VP of Marketing at eFolder, discuss Long’s methods of implementing excellent client service techniques for his MSP clients in order to provide the “Ritz Carlton experience." They also dive into various lead generation marketing tactics and best practices, such as lunch and learns, that Long has had great...

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17 Oct eFolder Partner Interview featuring Robert Cioffi

Editor’s Note: In this partner interview, Robert Cioffi, CEO of Progressive Computing and Ted Hulsy, VP of Marketing at eFolder explore a variety of topics such as ways to sell against free consumer file sync services and the importance of training clients to meet your MSP’s technology standards. Ted Hulsy: Hi Robert, thanks for your time today. Can you share just...

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17 Aug Businesses Underwater: Opening Our Hearts to Louisiana

“A torrent of about 2 feet of rain inundated the southern part of the state over a 48-hour period and many homes and businesses were still underwater.” – AP, Baton Rouge, August 16, 2016 eFolder has partners in Louisiana. If businesses are underwater, that means servers and local backup appliances are underwater, too. We checked in with the eFolder Account Managers...

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29 Jun Business Continuity is More than Disaster Recovery

Though many companies use the terms "disaster recovery" and "business continuity" largely interchangeably, they are not the same. It is critical that MSPs understand the difference and educate their clients on the meaning of both terms. Disaster recovery is the ability, after a disaster, to get critical data back, and critical applications running again. Business continuity is more than that. It...

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17 Jun eFolder Replibit “Big News” Recap

http://efolder.wistia.com/medias/6ospnto15c?embedType=iframe&videoFoam=true&videoWidth=640 eFolder’s mission has always been to protect business productivity. With our recent (and exciting!) acquisition of Replibit and announcement of three new Replibit BDR appliance lines, we’re able to offer an end-to-end BDR solution that is fast, secure, and competitively priced. If you weren’t able to attend our “big announcement” webinar earlier in the week (which you can find here),...

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15 Jun Chain-Dependent vs. Chain-Free BDR

With the announcement of the all-new eFolder Replibit appliances, which incorporate Replibit’s revolutionary chain-free BDR technology into a single end-to-end solution, it seems fitting to revisit and clarify the issues surrounding chain-dependent BDR technology. Do you have nothing to lose but your chains? Is it time to get free? Or is this even that important? Well, that depends on you. Before...

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29 Feb WEBIT Services Maintains Business Continuity with eFolder BDR for ShadowProtect

WEBIT Services goes beyond the traditional “IT Support” model and leverages unique processes, passionate technicians, and strategic alignment to get the best possible results from technology for their clients in the Chicagoland area. Standardizing on eFolder BDR for ShadowProtect has armed WEBIT Services with a business continuity service that aligns perfectly with their mission. While most Managed Service Providers are busy...

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