Inoculate Your Data From Disruption and Disasters

After reading the blog 4 Things IT Can Learn From Massachusetts Record Snowfall, I began to think about natural disasters and other types of scenarios that could disrupt IT and for that matter companies as a whole. Every second of every day, volumes of irreplaceable data is updated. … READ MORE

Lisa Matzdorff February 27th, 2015

Opportunity Is Knocking. What’s Your Story?

There’s no turning back, January 2015 has come and almost gone! I have been reading other blogs with New Year’s resolutions and reflections from 2014 and I felt inclined to look back at some of the customers we highlighted in 2014. 

Lisa Matzdorff January 22nd, 2015

Availability – The Philosophy of an IT Hero

Greek philosopher Heraclitus, heralded for his doctrine citing change being central to the universe, famously observed, “Everything changes and nothing remains still and no man ever steps in the same river twice”. It’s taken about 2,500 years for the depth of Heraclitus’ insight to influence businesses.

Lisa Matzdorff November 26th, 2014

Backup Goes To Bat For Louisville Slugger

The ultimate moment in any sport is the championship, and bringing home the trophy is the pinnacle of success! The World Series has begun and this year we have a matchup between two Wild Card teams. Baseball is a slightly unfamiliar sport to me. From what I understand, … READ MORE

Lisa Matzdorff October 23rd, 2014

4P Approach To Protecting Data In The Digital Age

When talking about data protection or the lack of data protection in the corporate environment, I’ve come to the realization; it truly affects everyone across all organizations. Once organizations started realizing they could not function well – if at all without access to critical data, requirements for data … READ MORE

Lisa Matzdorff October 14th, 2014

Snap. Tap. Done. Redefining Banking

It wasn’t that long ago that a deposit or withdrawal from your bank account required a visit to a brick and mortar building to complete the transaction. Back then, banking was inconvenient and time consuming. Today, we have multiple options when it comes to bank transactions. Internet and … READ MORE

Lisa Matzdorff September 25th, 2014

ROBOCop — 80’s Sci-fi Flick or IT Reality

RoboCop – a sci-fi movie – is set in 2028 Detroit, a good cop is critically injured in the line of duty, and a multinational conglomerate, OmniCorp, sees an opportunity for a part-man, part-robot police officer. 

Lisa Matzdorff August 22nd, 2014

Backup Is One Thing… Recovery Is Everything


If you have read my blogger profile, you will know that I have been listening to customer stories for many years. Here are some of the most common words, acronyms, and phrases I have heard when I’ve asked the question, “What keeps you up at night?” Meeting the backup window. RTO and RPO. I have tape longevity concerns. Data sprawl.

Lisa Matzdorff March 27th, 2014
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