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Sleep Tight and (Backup Right)

Seagate Backup Month

Imagine this scenario: A sudden power surge wreaks havoc on your server infrastructure, jeopardizing vital data and disrupting operations—it's a more common occurrence than many realize. That’s why this month, we've teamed up with Seagate, our trusted ally in storage solutions.

As World Backup Day (March 31st) draws near, explore this 3-2-1 backup strategy to strengthen your business's resilience. With this method, your data is fortified, providing peace of mind.

Here's how the 3-2-1 strategy safeguards your data:

  • 3 Copies: Maintain at least 3 copies of your data, including your original and 2 backups. Redundancy is key!
  • 2 Media Types: Store data on 2 different media, like local hard drives and secure cloud storage. Diversify your protection!
  • 1 Offsite Copy: Keep at least 1 copy offsite to protect against local disasters like fire or floods. Consider a remote server or cloud storage.

With a 3-2-1 strategy, you’ll be ready for disaster recovery, from cyberattacks to hardware failures. Recover data quickly and minimize downtime. You can meet data retention regulations with ease and sleep soundly knowing your business data is safe and secure.

Unlocking Scalability with Trusted Partners

Storage systems that rely on Seagate storage technologies provide industry leading capacity, performance, and resilience for clients that need to scale and protect their data quickly, easily, and efficiently.

Data is key to success for all modern businesses, from the smallest startup to the largest enterprise giants. As your organization's data grows, you must find reliable, high-capacity storage options that will keep that data secure and accessible, while scaling efficiently to ensure you never run out of capacity.

Thinkmate storage systems use Seagate’s Exos Series hard drives, which provide density, capacity, advanced protection, and software features, along with modern self-healing technology. 


Secure your data without compromise. Adopt the resilience of the 3-2-1 backup strategy. With robust redundancy, diverse media types, and offsite copies, your business is fortified against unforeseen disasters. Take proactive steps now to safeguard your data and ensure uninterrupted operations.

Learn more about Seagate’s software defined storage for modern hybrid OnPrem-Cloud IT.

Speak with an Expert Configurator at 1-800-371-1212