7 Reasons You Should Archive Your Company’s Data Now

7 Reasons You Should Archive Your Company's Data Now

There are many reasons to archive data, but mostly it comes down to aligning data preservation with other company goals such as keeping cost structures low and system performance high. While there are a variety of ways to archive older, unused data some are better than others. Solutions offering seamless data access and central policy management which requires no end-user downloads are among the top considerations for most companies.

Here are 7 reasons you should archive your company’s data now.

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5 Ways File Archiving Can Save Your Company Hundreds Each Year

5 ways file archiving can save your company hundreds

There are a number of important benefits that a smart, state-of-the-art file archiving can offer your company. It increases the amount of storage space you have available, thus reducing the need to purchase more. It helps company management oversight, allowing for greater control of access to proprietary information. It facilitates e-discovery and preserves content that might be needed for legal proceedings. And that’s just scratching the surface.

Here are 5 ways file archiving can do all of that while also saving your company hundreds of dollars each year.

It’s true that maintaining your company’s rapidly growing data may be considered a necessary cost of doing business. That does not mean, however, that you cannot do so affordably. When you implement a file archiving system that improves your organizational efficiency, you are able to realize dramatic cost savings. You are thus conducting business as usual at a lower cost yet higher level of efficiency.

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Retail File Archiving: A Cost Effective Alternative to Traditional Data Storage

Retail File Archiving

Your retail business has always relied on data, but not like it does today. The amount of information that you rely on for your day-to-day business operations has exploded. This drives your business (and can cost a fortune)!

With so much retail data now at hand, you can no longer rely on slow, unwieldy, and expensive traditional data storage. Your best alternative is cost effective retail file archiving.

Here’s how retail file archiving can save on costs and performance slow-downs.

The Disadvantages of Legacy Archiving

The old method of traditional tape-based archiving may have made sense once, but not any longer. Though it may be relatively inexpensive to send your archive tapes to off-site storage, retrieval is time consuming. It requires that you maintain the original equipment and applications that created the tapes in order to restore data. There is a risk of the media itself losing its integrity as a result of age.

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5 Ways to Make Productivity a Priority in your Business

Make productivity a business priority

Is productivity a priority in your business? Over the last thirty years, businesses have been gifted with a number of innovative tools that have created a sea change in ability. From teleconferencing to laptops, tablets and smartphones we are able to store more information, communicate, and access more data faster than ever.

Yet surveys show us that productivity is on the decline.

Why is that?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that in the last quarter of 2014, business output fell by 3.2% despite the fact that work hours increased by 5.1%. And business productivity decreased 1.8%.

When productivity falls, profitability is not far behind.

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