Did you know that after a catastrophic data loss event, 93% of businesses will file for bankruptcy before the end of the year, and yet 80% of all companies responded (in the same survey no less) that they were confident they would survive a major data loss event themselves1? It's statistics like these that can give a startling image to the real world of data management, and just how razor-thin this edge is that most businesses operate on. Read on to explore the nine most mind-blowing statistics on data loss and how you can best manage the risks.
IT techs from around the world cringe every time they stumble upon this kind of article. That’s because they get to read about the awful password choices of everyday users. Why are bad passwords such bad news for IT techs? Simple. As IT experts, it’s their job to ensure the security of the business-related data contained on networks.