Data Loss Prevention – IT Priority Number 1

Data loss prevention is the number one priority for small business IT.

What is “data loss prevention” and why is it so important?

Data loss prevention is the tools, technologies, and processes that you use to make sure that your business never loses any data it doesn’t want to.

Data loss does not just refer to the data going missing, it also includes things like: users deleting files they shouldn’t; data and files getting corrupted; writing bad data over your good data; hackers messing with your data; viruses, malware, and crypto-ware infecting your data; hard drives crashing; servers crashing; and any other situation that would result in the loss, destruction, corruption, degradation, or tampering of your data.

The reason it’s so important is …

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