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Dr.Backup Completes 10,000,000th Online Backup

Dear Valued Clients and Business Partners, Hard to believe, but it’s been over 15 years since Dr.Backup first opened its doors in 2001 — inspired by the tragic events of September 11, 2001 (Nine-Eleven.) Since then, the team has had the privilege of helping to protect the critical files, folders, email, databases and application data... Read More

Dr.Backup Update for Clients Impacted by Hurricane Irma

 The staff of Dr.Backup continue to monitor the situation throughout Florida and the surrounding region. A this time, widespread damage and power outages have been reported across the region in the aftermath of hurricane Irma. We provide the online backup service for many businesses in the impacted area. Rest assured that the Dr.Backup staff is... Read More

Dr.Backup Update for Clients Impacted by Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey – Online Backup Client Advisory. The staff of Dr.Backup continue to monitor the situation in Houston and the surrounding region. Our prayers go out to the thousands of families and businesses impacted by hurricane Harvey and the unprecedented residual rainfall. We provide the online backup service for many businesses in the impacted area.... Read More

Bad News – Good News – Say YES to Online Backup Service

The BAD news is that these are dangerous times for many businesses. The (really) GOOD news is that WHEN PROPERLY IMPLEMENTED, an offsite backup of important computer files is a nearly 100% effective defense against the myriad of data-loss threats that exist in today’s interconnected world. These days, if your company does not have a... Read More

Dr.Backup Seafood and Crab Feast 2017

On Sunday June 26th the extended Dr.Backup team got together for our annual Seafood and Crab feast. This year, we traveled to Mike’s Seafood restaurant in Riva, Maryland – overlooking the South River and a stone’s throw from the Chesapeake Bay. After a “brief” staff meeting, the chow-down began. As a “team” we managed to... Read More

Combining Online and Local Image Backup for Maximum Protection

While online backup provides the ultimate in mission critical data protection, image backup is an excellent complement. A full system image backup can dramatically speed up the process of recovering from serious equipment or disk corruption failure by restoring not just lost data, but also the operating system environment and installed application software. The Dr.Backup... Read More

Powerful New Features in Dr.Backup for 2017

The Dr.Backup online backup service has always been great. But new software feature enhancements for 2017 raise the bar even higher. Nearly 2 years in development, version 11.16 is now available. We are proud to be one of the few national service providers that can offer fully managed & secure online backup AND complementary local... Read More

A New Look for the Dr.Backup Website

Welcome to the new Dr.Backup website. It’s been a long time coming, but the development of our new and improved website is finally complete. (Well, at least Phase I is complete!) Since 2001, we’ve revised, updated and cajoled our original homepage to meet the needs of our customers and business partners. But these days, it... Read More

Let the Bad Guys Win? (or use S.M.A.R.T. Online Backups)

These days, it’s very common for “bad guys” to use clever social engineering techniques to trick even the most careful worker into voluntarily starting a malware infection. A modern computer virus (sometimes referred to as “malware”) is software that when executed on your PC provides unauthorized access to your private data — or can even corrupt... Read More