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February 22, 2024 | 4 min to read

Are Immutable Backups Your Best Bet Against Ransomware Attacks?

The financial impact of ransomware is projected to soar to an astounding $265 billion annually by 2031, with cybercriminals launching attacks every two seconds, escalating their tactics in sophistication and frequency.

Despite numerous ransomware defense strategies, the stark reality remains that no system is entirely invulnerable to these threats, transforming the question of 'if' into 'when' an organization will face such an attack.

February 19, 2024 | 3 min to read

Do you want to be an Ace?

The Object First Aces is a new initiative to build a community of highly skilled and motivated Veeam Backup and Replication software users. The Aces will be chosen based on their accomplishments, Veeam product knowledge, and their responses to the questions on the application email.

February 15, 2024 | 4 min to read

Revolutionizing Data Resilience: Object First’s CEO Looks Back at 2023 Triumphs and Exciting Plans for 2024

As 2024 already begins to fly by, I'm grateful for a successful 2023 and excited about what this new year holds for Object First. In 2023, at first, we heard from many potential partners and customers they were concerned we were “too new” to consider as a vendor.  But that quickly changed to “you make our Veeam experience so much better.” 

February 13, 2024 | 4 min to read

5 Ways We Are Showing Love to Our Partners This Year

Love is in the air! At Object First, we are gearing up for chocolates, roses, candle-lit dinners, and extending extra love to our valued partners. Just like the spirit of the Valentine’s season, our Channel strategy is rooted in a genuine, heartfelt approach that leaves our partners feeling supported and appreciated. With the recent launch of our 2024 Partner Program, we are excited to unveil five ways we show love to our partners, ensuring a relationship as enduring as a classic love story.

February 08, 2024 | 4 min to read

Celebrate Safer Internet Day with Zero Trust for Normies!

Internet Safety might seem less important than car or home safety due to its digital nature. But recently, many have come to grips with how our information is constantly used for better or worse and how that can lead to dangerous consequences both in the digital world and the physical. Recent years have seen the rise of cyberbullying, social engineering, browser-based attacks, doxxing, and DDOS attacks, to name a few terrible ways people use the internet as a weapon.

February 02, 2024 | 4 min to read

Embracing the Future of Data Security

My First 60 Days as a Product Strategist and Data Security Advocate with Object First. In our fast-paced world of technology, every new opportunity brings a sense of excitement and anticipation. These last two months with Object First as a Product Strategist | Data Security Advocate has been a thrilling ride, and we’re just getting started.
January 25, 2024 | 4 min to read

Locking the Doors to Your Data: Keeping Your Data Private in the Digital Age

You have probably heard of (or lived in) a time when you didn’t have to lock the doors to your home. Over the years, we learned that locks are essential security features for any building and ensure safety and privacy for those inside. This analogy perfectly aligns with where we are today with data privacy. Many are realizing that putting ourselves on the internet with no “locks” or consideration for our security and privacy can be pretty risky.

December 27, 2023

Mastering Repository Planning with Veeam and Object First

Veeam stands at the forefront of comprehensive backup solutions in the dynamic realm of data protection. A pivotal element in bolstering data security is the integration of object storage repositories with immutability. This feature guarantees the unalterability of backups, shielding them from ransomware, accidental erasures, or other forms of data corruption. To fully harness Veeam’s…

December 20, 2023 | 10 min to read

Recovering From Ransomware: What to Do After an Attack

In 2023, a global ransomware trend report revealed a sharp increase in attacks, affecting 85% of companies. These incidents seriously endanger businesses by compromising their most vital asset: data. A composed and well-planned recovery plan is crucial to prevent data loss effectively.
Whether you’re a backup admin, an IT Leader, or a Security Architect, find a comprehensive roadmap to navigate the aftermath of any ransomware incident, ensuring readiness and confidence in the face of cyber adversity.

December 08, 2023 | 6 min to read

New Veeam Smart Object Storage API (SOSAPI) for Efficient Data Management

In the ever-evolving data management landscape, businesses constantly seek innovative solutions to enhance their backup and recovery processes.  One solution that has gained prominence is the Veeam Smart Object Storage API. This powerful tool offers a gateway to improved efficiency, scalability, and flexibility in handling data backups.  Understanding the Veeam Smart Object Storage API’s features…