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, Google Workspace, and Salesforce.

Spanning Completes SSAE 16 Audit, Issued Attestation of Compliance

Spanning, the makers of Spanning Backup for Google Workspace, today announced that the company has successfully completed the Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16, Type 1 audit process, making it the only Google Workspace cloud-to-cloud backup provider to do so.


What’s in Your Google Drive? Find Out with Spanning Stats for Google Drive

Two days ago Google launched Google Drive. Yesterday we saw the volume of files uploaded to Google Drive (n


Take Control of Your Backups by Excluding Shared Data

By default, Spanning Backup is set up to back up everything”


Deletion Policy

As per our Master Subscription Agreement, if you delete Spanning Backup from your Google Workspace domain, your backups will be queued for deletion.


Gmail’s New “Restore Contacts” Feature Can Destroy Contact Info

Google just launched a feature which lets users restore their Gmail contacts to a previous state from any time in the past 30 days. This is a great addition to Gmail, and will save users lots of heartache. It’s essentially a big “undo”