Nothing can bring business to a screeching halt like data loss. It has been stated that 60% of companies that lose their data will shut down within 6 months of the disaster. Here are some other really intimidating statistics that show you the importance of data backups.
6% of all PCs will suffer an episode of data loss in any given year. (The Cost Of Lost Data, David M. Smith)
30% of all businesses that have a major fire go out of business within a year. 70% fail within five years. (Home Office Computing Magazine)
31% of PC users have lost all of their files due to events beyond their control.
93% of companies that lost their data center for 10 days or more due to a disaster filed for bankruptcy within one year of the disaster. 50% of businesses that found themselves without data management for this same time period filed for bankruptcy immediately. (National Archives & Records Administration in Washington)
Companies that aren’t able to resume operations within ten days (of a disaster hit) are not likely to survive. (Strategic Research Institute)
Every week 140,000 hard drives crash in the United States. (Mozy Online Backup)
Simple drive recovery can cost upwards of $7,500 and success is not guaranteed.
Let us help you protect your most important business asset by identifying and implementing a comprehensive onsite and/or offsite data backup plan.
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