With Bluehost Hosting you won’t have to worry about data loss ruining your Website, or your business. Catastrophic data loss can mean the end of a business. Most businesses think that having hard copy or external hard drive copies of their business information is enough to protect them from data loss but experts say that’s not enough. Bluehost gives you the tools you need to keep your data secure.
Many tech gurus recommend that businesses use off site backups to store their data in case of fire, hurricane, or some other natural catastrophe that could damage or destroy external storage devices or hard copies. Keeping data on external drives or keeping hard copies also opens up your business to risk from theft if those devices or copies are stolen or copies. If you have industry or trade secrets that you want to keep then you need to use secure storage to guard your information. Bluehost gives all their customers huge amounts of secure storage so that you can keep backup data of all your files online.
Think about all that data that you store on your computer, and then think about what would happen if it were to disappear. Financial records, personal information, customer data, order information, tracking information, marketing plans, budgets, and all the other information that you use everyday are all stored on your computer. Site design files, ecommerce files, product photos and descriptions and many other files that you need to run your business could also be affected. Data loss doesn’t always occur from some huge event, even small everyday accidents or situations can result in data loss. Some common scenarios that can cause data loss include:
Power failure – A power failure can cause you to lose data or can corrupt files that can’t be easily recovered.
Viruses and spyware – A single virus can decimate your computer and cause hard drive failure. Viruses and spyware can also corrupt your data or erase it entirely, after the virus or spyware has stolen your personal or financial information. Bluehost gives you free tools that will help you back up your data and protect you from spyware and viruses.
Human error – A new employee may accidentally delete valuable files that can’t be replaced. If you work at home a family member could start playing around with computer and delete information that you need to run your business. You could accidently delete information that you’re trying to save. There are hundreds of ways that human error can cause data loss.
Backing up your information off site using secure Bluehost storage is the best way to make sure that your data is always protected and always available. Bluehost storage is protected by state of the art security protocols that protect your data from outsiders as well as from the conditions that could cause data loss. So when you sign up for a Bluehost account you are getting more than just great web hosting, you are getting a personal, secure offsite storage space for your data that will enable you to rebuild your website, and your business, if something happens and you need to access copies of all your information.