Spanning Blog

Welcome to our blog featuring thought leadership and best practices on SaaS backup and recovery, data protection and security, and regular product updates for Spanning Backup for Office 365, G Suite, and Salesforce.

Volusion Says Salesforce Data Is Now Much Safer with Spanning Backup

With services ranging from web design of e-stores to online marketing, payment processing, and Ecommerce analytics, it’s no surprise that Volusion’s customer base is wide and continues to grow at a rapid rate. And to track, contact, and serve these customers, Volusion uses Salesforce.


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Spanning and Gulf Infotech Help Muscat Overseas Group Find Cloud Success

When the Muscat Overseas Group approached Gulf Infotech, a Spanning Backup authorized reseller, to help them select a cloud solution that would connect diverse business units with a robust and easy-to-use email application, Technical Consultant Yahya Zakir immediately proposed Google Apps for Work.


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New Feature for Google Apps Backup: Now Even Easier to Back Up Shared Drive Files

We are continuing to add features to Spanning Backup for Google Apps that allow organizations to more easily manage their backups and ensure that shared data remains protected. That’s why we’ve introduced domain-wide shared Drive backup settings.


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Cloud Experts at Tquila Trust Spanning Backup for Google Apps and Salesforce to Protect Their Data

Tquila technology consultants help their customers get the most out of the cloud, providing integration, implementation, and insight solutions for Salesforce users across the globe. Truly born in the cloud, Tquila not only services SaaS users, but also runs their company in cloud, utilizing applications like Google Apps for Work and Salesforce to manage all communications, sales, and marketing tasks.


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New Spanning Backup for Google Apps Features: Drive Restore Folders and Admin Tools

By listening to and learning from our customers, we continue to evolve Spanning Backup for Google Apps, delivering a better way to easily back up and restore data. In this release, we give admins more control over what their end users can access, and make it easier for users to view and restore their Google Drive data.


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#SalesforceSelfie Infographic Shows Diverse Community

Salesforce administrators are not like your traditional IT administrators; they’re more diverse and more involved. We surveyed over 300 members of the Salesforce community to find out more about them, and you can see the results in our #SalesforceSelfie Infographic.


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Has Spanning Saved Your Bacon? Tell Us Your Story!

Here at Spanning, we’re not just in the backup business. We’re also in the business of bacon. As in saving yours. And we want to hear your stories! Has Spanning been able to save you from disaster? Then tweet us your story using the hashtag #spanningsavedmybacon.


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5 Things to Do at Dreamforce

Next week is Dreamforce, and we couldn’t be more excited! It’s a huge opportunity to learn from your fellow attendees, to network, and to come home with some exciting new ideas. To get you started with your agenda, here are some things to do at Dreamforce.


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SendGrid Finds Peace of Mind in Salesforce Backup

It’s hard to overstate the importance of data stored within Salesforce.com. Customer records, contracts, reports, and sales information providing the lifeblood of entire enterprises reside in the applications powered by the Force.com platform. After adopting Salesforce, it’s hard to imagine doing business without it, but countless companies still haven’t asked themselves what they might do if they suddenly lost their Salesforce data.


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UMD Robert H. Smith School of Business Protects Fighting Turtle Futures with Spanning Backup

When it’s your job to make sure that all technology services are delivered smoothly and rapidly across student, faculty, and staff members of one of the top-ranked business schools in the nation, there’s just no time to worry about data vulnerability in your Google Apps environment.


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