Cracking the Cloud - The Spanning Blog
Welcome to Cracking the Cloud, Spanning's blog about all things cloud, including backup and recovery, data protection, SaaS, data security, Office 365, Google Apps, Salesforce, and so much more.
Google recently announced a new way to recover deleted Calendar events. In this blog post, you’ll learn more about what this functionality can do, what it can’t do, and what you should do to protect your Google Calendar data (in addition to using Google’s new functionality.) Read More >
We are happy to announce that Spanning Backup for Office 365 now protects Calendars in Exchange Online. With today’s announcement , Spanning now provides automated and on-demand backup along with quick and easy restores for Calendars in Office 365. Read More >
I hear this question a lot – can I really lose data if I’m using Exchange Online (via Office 365)? Doesn't Microsoft protect that data? Well, Microsoft does an AWESOME job protecting the data, for their business needs. However, Microsoft knows they can only do so much to protect your data, and ultimately, they can only do so much to protect your data from you. Read More >
If you attended EDUCAUSE ‘15, you might have noticed an increased number of sessions focused on cloud and SaaS applications. Despite this growing interest in SaaS applications, campus administrators and technologists still express concerns about SaaS application security, and those concerns have led to higher education lagging in core application SaaS adoption. Read More >
Learn why it's critical to have a backup and recovery solution in place for SaaS apps like Google Apps, Office 365, and Salesforce. If you don’t, you may be haunted by data loss forever. Read More >