Data Security vs Data Protection

To Protect or Secure: That Is The Question

Data Protection vs Data Security Many people use the terms protection and security interchangeably, but while they share some similarities, they entail distinct processes and outcomes. In the digital world, protection and security have more complex meanings as data has unique attributes and challenges: how do you protect and secure 1s and 0s? Data protection…

Digital Sense Cloud Benefits

Business Up in the Clouds?

Cloud this. Cloud that. It’s all you hear nowadays. “I’m in a Cloud.” “We store our data in a Cloud.” “Our customers access us from a Cloud.” When did Clouds stop being fluffy, white, and gaseous and start working in the IT industry? What is a Cloud? A Cloud Provider is a company that provides…

Digital Sense data backup and recovery vs ransomware

Ransomware: Why Backup and Recovery is your Only Real Line of Defence

The Rise of Ransomware Ransomware. Malicious software which encrypts files on a system without the user’s consent and then demands payment to release the information. In the past year, Ransomware has made the headlines on numerous occasions as the primary malicious threat facing organisational IT systems. The primary reason being Ransomware’s new-found ability to rapidly…

How to Backup Data in a Multi-Cloud World

Multi-Cloud Environments Create Flexibility and Complexity The unprecedent rate of change in today’s online world has forced organisations to get creative when it comes to creating applications and services to meet the demands of the constant state of flux they find themselves operating in. Aptly named digital disruption, this ‘new normal’ compels organisations to find…