GFI Max announced general availability of its GFI Max Backup 13.6 in a blog yesterday. Eric Harless, Senior Product Manager, GFI, explained that this latest version includes new platform support for increased protection of Microsoft Hyper-V Cluster Shared Volumes environments.
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Yesterday, GFI MAX released news of a new resource pack for MSPs using their platform. The addition is for HIPAA readiness, and is designed to address the new regulations that organizations must follow starting September 23, 2013.
Earlier this week, GFI Software announced the premiere of a new channel partner program focused on helping current and prospective partners better understand the company’s cloud-based solutions. This program will be running from now until November 2013, and will feature a new aspect of the GFI Cloud solution each month.
According to a recent survey by GFI Software, SMBs are losing critical business information as a result of failed backups, and have suffered significant impacts as a result. Many IT administrators surveyed revealed that a failed backup has led to a loss of revenue and important company documents, including financial records, employee emails and confidential information such as social security numbers. As a result, respondents indicated that failed backups have affected customer relations, business operations and brand reputation.
Here we go again! As I do each week, I am really enjoying bringing our readers a quick round-up of the blog coverage I didn’t manage to get to during the week prior. We have been pretty busy around here at SMB Nation in gearing up for our SMB 150 Awards Gala Dinner, and our Spring Conference, which will be held May 3-5, 2013, at the Microsoft Redmond Campus. For more information, and to register, go to: http://spring.smbnation.com/.