9 Enterprise Backup Challenges and How to Overcome Them
Your choice of backup solution affects your data security and accessibility.
01 Jun, 2023
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The challenges around data backup and storage are manifold. As global reach and competition accelerate, few companies can risk even a short period of downtime and data loss. Such events can create not only short-term costs but also long-term reputational damage. Companies need a cost-effective, enterprise-scale backup and restore solution that keeps their data secure and accessible.
The following are some of the barriers to achieving that goal:
To overcome all these challenges, enterprises need a simple, trusted, and efficient on-demand, scale-out storage solution. An economical and scalable backup storage solution allows enterprises to safeguard business continuity with modern data protection. Most importantly, data security should be reflected in all aspects of a chosen cloud backup solution—including infrastructure, software, features, and process—to align with mature industry standards and benchmarks.
Seagate® Lyve™ Cloud offers a simple, trusted, and efficient cloud backup
storage solution with a simple pricing structure and zero charges for API
calls or egress fees. Designed for use with the most common backup
applications, Lyve Cloud provides S3 compatibility and end-to-end data
encryption at rest and in motion. Utilizing Lyve Cloud for backup, with
scale-out object storage as a service, makes it easier and more cost
effective to manage exponential data growth while creating a single, easyto-
access data repository to fuel advanced analytics.
Here’s how it tackles every challenge:
Lyve Cloud adheres to the most stringent, globally recognized
data security standards and is ISO 27001:2013 and SOC2 certified.
Safeguard data with ransomware protection, enterprise-grade identity
management support, automatic data replication, and data encryption at
rest and in flight. Seamless integration with leading industry backup software
providers offers an additional layer of security that allows enterprises to
seamlessly back up, scale out, and protect their data from cyberthreats
Lyve Cloud helps businesses migrate all backup data to where it’s needed for activation. This allows organizations to regain access to their data and turn a stagnant cost center into a valuable business asset. Once data is ingested, it becomes available for data analytics, empowering organizations to exploit the inherent potential and worth of previously inaccessible data.
Lyve Managed Migration Services provide a simple, streamlined process for migrating high volumes of data from any aging storage media and data format directly to a private, hybrid, or public cloud platform in a secure and methodical way. By consolidating data in a centralized digital repository, organizations can protect it from physical deterioration, theft, and other security risks. Furthermore, they can unlock the potential to access, restore, mine, analyze, monetize, and deploy it in ways never before possible.
The volumes of data that organizations and businesses generate will continue to grow exponentially, but storage costs and complexity don’t have to grow with them. With one easy-to-use solution, you can consolidate your organization’s valuable data into a single repository and activate it to yield new insights and innovations through advanced analytics. Complement your existing backup infrastructure without upfront investments and hidden costs with a highly available, durable, and secure S3 cloud storage platform. With no API charges or egress fees, you pay only for the storage you use — that’s it. It’s secure and always on when you need your backup. Activate all backups for your business in a single repository with Lyve Cloud storage as a service. Transfer legacy data and get help with storage devices and backup application migrations.