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, Google Apps, Salesforce, and so much more.
If you’re managing a SaaS collaboration platform like Office 365 or Google for Work, you’re responsible for ensuring your organization’s data isn’t lost due to human error or malicious action. While archiving tools like Google Vault or Microsoft In-Place eDiscovery can preserve your data for legal needs, there are important reasons why they are less useful for business continuity. Read More >
At Spanning, we don’t just back up Salesforce - we use it every day ourselves. We thought we’d share our best practices for maintaining good Salesforce data during major data imports and everyday operations as well as some ways to automate your processes. Read More >
Our recent webinar with our friends at Cirrus Insight, 6 Ways to Cover Your SaaS in 2015, dived into the problem of how to secure your cloud applications and protect your cloud data so your team can stay productive. Read More >
If you’re looking to migrate your organization to Google Apps for Work, the Cloud Alliance for Google Apps has a new resource that offers terrific advice on how to get there. The Business Transformation Guide for Google Apps takes you all the way from defining your goals and overcoming obstacles to a roadmap for long-term success with your Google Apps migration initiative. Read More >
Valentine’s Day means an opportunity to think about love. One thing most people don’t love is hearing news of an impending compliance audit. It creates a feeling in the gut that many would describe as the exact opposite of love. But what if it didn’t have to be that way? Read More >