Posts by Tracy Chea

Tracy Chea

Tracy Chea is an IT professional with 4 years in the technology space. She spent her first year after college working as a support specialist and the following three years as a sales engineer in the cybersecurity space, focusing specifically on DRPS and EDR solutions. Tracy is a technology enthusiast that loves tinkering with new tools and teaching others along the way.

December 21, 2022 | 3 min to read

Data backup: definition, options, types and solutions

Data backup is the process of copying data from a primary location to a secondary destination in case of loss of the original data to a disaster, accident, or malfunction. In many instances, backups can help recover older files that have already been deleted. Essentially, data backup is one of the essential tools in the arsenal of a modern enterprise, as data protection is critical for the survival of any organization.