Cloud is nice, but local is lekker - IronTree

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Cloud is nice, but local is lekker

Managed IT services vendor Securicom warns there are risks associated with storing company data in the cloud and that it’s safer for South African businesses to backup with vendors operating locally.

Risks such as data security and accessibility become real once data is taken outside a company’s firewall and into the public cloud. IronTree offers data backup at state-of-the-art data centres in Johannesburg, and endorses Securicom’s sentiments that storing data locally is lekker.

Read what Douw Gerber at Securicom writes here.

We are taking all necessary precautions around the COVID-19 situation. Our offices are closed and our team members have each been set up to work remotely in self-isolation at home. As far as possible IronTree will maintain business as usual. All our resources such as server platforms, transactional capacity, telephony and electronic communications, including video meeting facilities, have been configured in the cloud and are 100% operational. Please feel free to contact us if you require our assistance. Stay safe!
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