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Spanning Backup for G Suite: Ransomware Recovery

Spanning Backup for G Suite protects your organization from Ransomware attacks by automatically backing up your Google Drive data, including Team Driv [...]

Spanning Backup for G Suite: Team Drives Backup

Spanning Backup for G Suite now offers enterprise-grade data protection for Team Drives, providing daily, automated and on-demand backups, with easy r [...]

Spanning Product Line Overview

Learn about our backup and recovery solutions for Office 365, Salesforce and G Suite, and why Spanning Backup is the right choice to protect your busi [...]

Spanning Backup for G Suite Data Sheet

Learn about the features, benefits, and capabilities of Spanning Backup for G Suite. [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce: Overwrite Field Values

Learn how to overwrite Salesforce field values, such as objects owned by inactive users, or sensitive data, when performing a bulk restore with Spanni [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce: Metadata Comparison

Tired of manually comparing metadata when preparing Salesforce restores? See how the Metadata Comparison feature speeds up the process for Salesforce [...]

InZone Industries Finds a Backup Solution that Does More and Costs Less: Spanning Backup for Office 365

As far as InZone Industries is concerned, there’s no better solution for backing up Office 365 data than Spanning Backup for Office 365. [...]

Spanning Backup for G Suite Demo

In this video, we show you how Spanning Backup for G Suite works, including how to correct problems with and monitor your G Suite backups, how to quic [...]

Spanning Backup for Office 365: End User Training

Welcome to Spanning Backup for Office 365! Start protecting your Office 365 data by following along in this tutorial. [...]

Spanning Backup for G Suite: Full Account Export for End Users

Learn how end users can export their backed up G Suite data out of Spanning to their local hard drive. [...]

Complying with SaaS Data Management Principles: Australia and New Zealand

Review the key considerations and primary regulatory issues that organisations must consider as they prepare to adopt services such as Microsoft Offic [...]

Endemol Shine Australia Averts Data Loss Disaster Using Spanning Backup for Office 365

See how Spanning Backup for Office 365 protects Endemol Shine Australia from Office 365 data loss. [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce: Data Disaster Recovery

Learn how to perform a full Salesforce org restore with Spanning Backup for Salesforce in the event of a data disaster across your Salesforce org. [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce: Packaged Restore

Introducing the 'Packaged Restore' feature of Spanning Backup for Salesforce. Learn how to upload a CSV of object IDs of multiple object types to all [...]

3-Step Guide to SaaS Data Protection

Moving critical data from on-premises apps to cloud-based apps like Salesforce, Office 365, or G Suite? Follow these steps to ensure that your SaaS da [...]

3-Step Guide to Protecting Data in Office 365

You’ve made the move to Office 365 to reap the benefits of the cloud. Now, to ensure business continuity and to meet compliance demands you need to [...]

3-Step Guide to Protecting Data in Salesforce

If your organization lost critical Salesforce data & metadata, how would you restore it? Learn about the benefits of using a third party backup soluti [...]

3-Step Guide to Protecting Data in G Suite

Do you know the most common threats to your G Suite data? Download the 3-Step Guide to find out the best solution for protecting your G Suite data. [...]

Global Creative Agency Operates Confidently in the Cloud with Spanning Backup for G Suite

Learn how Spanning Backup for G Suite gave BBH the confidence to step up the timeline for moving all its business teams’ data to G Suite. [...]

Spanning Backup for G Suite Aces Backup and Restore for Catholic Education Diocese

Read the complete story to learn about the reliable backup, ease of use, and compliance help Spanning Backup for G Suite delivers to the Catholic Educ [...]

Next Generation Data Protection and Backup for the Cloud

Join Steven Hill, Senior Analyst at 451 Research and Mat Hamlin, Director of Products at Spanning by Dell EMC, in this recorded webcast as they discus [...]

The Definitive Guide to Backup for Office 365

Now that you’ve found the perfect productivity solution in the cloud, it’s time to get to know your options for keeping your data in Office 365 sa [...]

3rd Annual State of the Salesforce Admin and Developer Survey

Spanning’s Third Annual State of the Salesforce Admin Survey reveals the forecast and current conditions for Salesforce admins and developers (or bo [...]

CSA Cloud Bytes Webcast: Mitigating the Risks of Cyber Security Featuring Microsoft and Spanning

In this webinar learn ways to more effectively protect your cloud-based data, detect threats, respond to attacks, and recover from them. [...]

Building Cybersecurity in Small and Midsized Businesses

While the news media report on the data breaches of big corporations, small and midsized businesses are at risk as well. Learn how to protect your org [...]

Preventing a Ransomware Disaster

Learn how Spanning Backups offers a second line of defense against ransomware, saving your business money and the stress of having to negotiate with c [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Automating 3 Critical Data Protection Functions

Regardless of where you are on your cloud migration journey, there are three data protection practices that you must consider to ensure your critical [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce Keeps SThree Focused on Business Instead of Backup

Read the complete SThree story to learn more about how Spanning Backup for Salesforce helps keep the company focused on business instead of backup. [...]

Understanding the Difference between Google Apps Vault and Spanning Backup for Google Apps

Learn the differences between backup and recovery solutions and Google Vault in this paper that will help you examine your business needs and guide yo [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Planning for Data Loss in Office 365

In this session, learn what Microsoft does to protect your data, the gaps in Microsoft's data protection that make it possible for you to lose data fr [...]

Fact or Fiction? The Truth About SaaS Data Adoption, Data Loss & Cloud Data Protection

Fact or fiction? Get the real scoop on SaaS adoption, data loss, and data protection across the globe. [...]

Global Data Protection Survey Report 2016

Review the latest trends in the SaaS industry with findings from our 2015 research in the U.S. and U.K. Are the changes in the Safe Harbor agreement m [...]

Getting your cloud strategy on solid ground: Protect data in cloud apps with PHI

If your organization manages e-PHI in cloud applications, the information in this whitepaper is key to keeping your organization compliant and product [...]

Solution Overview: Spanning Backup for Healthcare

If you're managing healthcare data and e-PHI in SaaS applications, you're at the cutting edge of your industry. But have you addressed the compliance [...]

ESG 2016 Predictions: Data Protection

ESG VP of Research John McKnight and Principal Analyst Jason Buffington discuss Jason's 2016 predictions for the Data Protection segment. [...]

Spanning Backup for Office 365: Restoring from Litigation Hold

This video shows you all of the steps involved in restoring email from litigation hold back into a user's Exchange Online account, and how that method [...]

Millar, Inc. Achieves Compliance in the Cloud with Spanning Backup for Office 365

Data accessibility and retention are key for Millar, Inc., so they looked to Spanning Backup for Office 365 to put compliance concerns to rest. [...]

On-Demand Webinar: How to Quickly Recover From a Salesforce Data Debacle

Learn about five common Salesforce data debacles, native tools Salesforce provides to help you recover your data and what to look for in a third-party [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Best Practices for Office 365 Data Protection

Many organizations have migrated, or are in the process of migrating at least part of their IT services into Office 365. Whether your organization is [...]

3 Steps to Create A Rock-Solid Protection Plan for Your Google Apps Data

Don’t let productivity and your business grind to a halt when critical data is lost or deleted in Google Apps. [...]

Spanning Backup for Office 365 Demo

In this video, we show you how Spanning Backup for Office 365 works, including how to kick off manual backups, manage user licenses, and how to naviga [...]

Why You Should Back That SaaS Up with Spanning Backup for Salesforce

Learn why it's critical to back up Salesforce data and metadata with a trusted third-party solution like Spanning Backup. [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Office 365 Backup and Recovery: All You Need to Know

Petri Knowledgebase Contributor Phoummala Schmitt (and popular Exchange community personality @exchangegoddess) along with Gina Rosenthal of Spanning [...]

Caps Off to the #SFClassof15: The 2nd Annual Look Inside the Comprehensive Salesforce Community

Take a look inside Spanning’s 2nd Annual “State of the Admin” survey to see what makes over 600 Salesforce admins and developers some of the coo [...]

AMAG Pharmaceuticals Ensures Business Continuity with Spanning Backup

Steve Simmons, Director of IA for AMAG Pharmaceuticals shares why selecting Spanning by EMC was an obvious choice to provide backup and recovery servi [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Office 365 Backup & Recovery: What should your organization be considering?

Listen to Theresa Miller, Windows IT Pro contributor & Mat Hamlin, Director of Products at Spanning by EMC as they discuss Office 365 backup & recover [...]

The Definitive Guide to Backup for Salesforce

Looking for the right solution to protect your critical Salesforce data? Use this guide to learn the truth about SaaS data loss and how to identify a [...]

Game Over, Data Loss! The Numbers Behind the Need for SaaS Data Protection.

Are you putting your company at risk by forgoing SaaS data protection? Learn surprising facts about data loss and your cloud vendors in this infograph [...]

Don’t Play Games with Your Data: 10 Reasons You Need SaaS Data Protection for Office 365

Your mission: find out why SaaS data protection is critical to success with Office 365. See the infographic to complete this mission and learn how to [...]

eBook: Don’t Play Games with Your Data – Why You Need to Back Up Microsoft Office 365

Cloud service providers like Microsoft aren't the data protection force fields for critical data that many users expect. Read this free eBook to find [...]

EMC Data Protection Experts Entrust Salesforce Data to Spanning Backup

The world's top provider of data protection solutions trusts Spanning to protect critical Salesforce data. Find out why you should, too. [...]

Spanning Backup for Office 365 Data Sheet

Spanning Backup provides daily, automated backup and accurate restore, ensuring that your Office 365 data is protected, available, and recoverable, no [...]

On Demand Webinar: The Cloud Revolution and Data Protection Evolution

Our expert panel featuring Jason Buffington, Sr. Analyst, ESG and Jeff Erramouspe, VP and GM, Spanning by EMC discuss the shift to the cloud and what [...]

On-Demand Webinar: 3 Ways to Recover from Data Loss in Google Apps

In this gCON360 webinar recording Mat Hamlin, Director of Products for Spanning by EMC shares how you can avoid Google Apps data loss and fully protec [...]

ESG Lab Test Drive: Spanning Backup for Google Apps

ESG's IT spending trends report for 2014 shows that the adoption of cloud applications continues to become more mainstream, moving traditional workloa [...]

The Definitive Guide to Backup For G Suite

You’ve found the perfect cloud-based productivity suite in Google Apps for Work. Now you just need to find a way to keep your data safe from loss. [...]

10 Reasons You Need SaaS Data Protection

Learn about the top ten reasons you need SaaS data protection in our one-page flyer. Protect your business critical data from loss and stay compliant [...]

Volusion’s Worry-Free Solution to SaaS Data Protection is Spanning Backup

See why it was an absolute "no-brainer" for Volusion to implement Spanning Backup for Salesforce. [...]

Protecting Your Company Against SaaS Data Loss: Will Your Data be There When You Need It?

Software as a Service (SaaS) applications are becoming the norm throughout the corporate world, but SaaS providers do not offer backup protection as m [...]

Home Away from Home

In addition to security, the cloud offers users the ability to leverage the know-how and resources of companies that excel in a variety of areas. [...]

Volusion Finds the Easy Solution to Salesforce Data Protection with Spanning

Learn how Volusion's Salesforce Application Manager went from stressed about data protection to cloud confident with Spanning Backup for Salesforce. [...]

ESG’s 2015 Predictions: Data Protection

Jason Buffington, Senior Analyst, ESG shares his predictions on how data protection will or should change in 2015… in five minutes or less. Watch th [...]


See what our customers have to say about Spanning’s Google Apps backup software. [...]

9 Ways to Make Your Auditors Love You

No one loves the word audit; in fact, you'd be hard-pressed to find anyone who even likes it. But whether you like it or not, auditors are coming to m [...]

Muscat Overseas Group Makes the Move to the Cloud with Confidence

Hear from this international company's IT manager on why a backup and restore solution was a key component of their Google Apps implementation. [...]

On-Demand Webinar: 6 Ways to Cover Your SaaS in 2015

If you are using SaaS applications like Google Apps, Salesforce or Office 365, you know how great the cloud can be for collaboration and productivity. [...]

Tquila Relies on SaaS App Backup for Born-in-the-Cloud Business Model

Learn from Tquila's Bashir Qaasim why backup and restore for Google Apps and Salesforce are key to keeping business moving in the cloud. [...]

How To Prevent Data Loss with Backup & Restore with Spanning CEO, Jeff Erramouspe

CEO of Spanning, Jeff Erramouspe, discusses data loss in cloud applications and how Spanning's backup and restore solutions can eliminate the risk of [...]

Spanning – The Only In-App Backup Solution for Salesforce

Watch our VP of Sales, Garrett Jones, explain how Spanning Backup for Salesforce works to Thinkaholics at Dreamforce 2014. [...]

Clark Construction Builds Cloud Strategy with Spanning Backup for Google Apps

Learn why Clark Construction calls Spanning the "best insurance policy in the technology market." [...]

Backing up Software-as-a-Service Applications

“Why do I need to back up my SaaS applications?” It’s a question we hear on a frequent basis. In this analyst report, Deni Connor and Earl Folli [...]

On Demand Webinar: CSA, Skyhigh and Spanning Cloud Apps

Do compliance audits put your organization on high alert? Watch this webinar to learn the top three ways to take the stress out of the audit process. [...]

Spanning by EMC Extends Cloud-to-Cloud Backup to Office 365

EMC recently acquired Spanning Cloud Apps as part of an overall goal to protect all data, whether it lives on-premises, in the cloud, or somewhere in [...]

Live Webinar: Cloud Security, 3 Ways to Embrace and Ace Your Compliance Audits

Register now for this webinar featuring an engaging discussion with three cloud security leaders. We'll give cloud enthusiasts some suggestions to ens [...]

On-Demand Webinar: SaaS Data Protection – Building a Bridge to Manage Risk and Ensure Compliance

Check out this live webinar featuring Jason Buffington of ESG and Jeff Erramouspe and Mat Hamlin of Spanning Cloud Apps as they discuss the issue of d [...]

What Every CMO Should Know about Cloud Application Data Protection

Although there are multiple layers of technical and regulatory complexity regarding data protection in the cloud (just ask any CISO), there are three [...]

3 Ways to Restore Salesforce Data

How do you know when you need to do more to protect your Salesforce data? Learn about the best methods for restoring your lost Salesforce data and mor [...]

Slideshare: Surface Your Existing Canvas App in Salesforce1

This is a terrific resource for anyone looking to get started with Salesforce1. Using Spanning Backup for Salesforce as a real-world example, we'll wa [...]

Slideshare: #Salesforce Selfie: Who is in the Salesforce Community?

Ever wonder what your fellow Salesforce admins and users are like? This slide deck shares the results of a survey from over 300 Salesforce users and a [...]

Developer Guide: How to Make Your Canvas App Available on Salesforce1

With the launch of Salesforce1, it's becoming increasingly important to have your applications available on mobile. [...]

Six Apps Salespeople Need in Their Back Pocket to Seal the Deal

A new era of sales is definitely here, and it’s being driven by innovative real-time communications and collaboration technology. As such, sales tea [...]

#SalesforceSelfie: A Look Into The Diverse Salesforce Community

Check out our #SalesforceSelfie Infographic to learn about the diverse community of Salesforce Admins. Some of the stats may surprise you! [...]

Slideshare: New Ways to Use Google Apps for Education and One Great Way to Protect It

Learn innovative ways to use Google Apps for Education in this presentation as well as how to protect the cool new projects you'll be generating from [...]

How to Install Spanning Backup for Google Apps in 52 Seconds

This video walks you through the incredibly easy installation and configuration process for Spanning Backup for Google Apps. Before you know it, your [...]

9 Proactive Ways to Get Ahead of the “Oops Moment” for SaaS Data Protection

Everyone hears about large security issues, like those recent credit card breaches at major retailers. What's less discussed but more frequent are tho [...]

SendGrid Never Worries about Salesforce Data with Spanning’s In-app, Daily Backup

Find out why SendGrid goes beyond the weekly manual export for Salesforce to keep critical data fully protected from loss. [...]

Backing up SaaS: An Interview with Spanning by ESG

Watch a short interview by Jason Buffington, Senior Analyst, ESG with Spanning CEO, Jeff Erramouspe, on the need to backup SaaS applications like Goog [...]

gCON: Protecting Google Apps Data with Cloud-to-Cloud Backup

View this on-demand webinar presented by The Gooru that will help you master Google Apps and make your day to day tasks in Google Apps easier. We are [...]

On-Demand Webinar: New Ways to Use Google Apps for Education and One Great Way to Protect It

Watch this webinar and learn about the many uses of Google Apps for Education and how to protect critical classroom data stored in the cloud. [...]

UMD Smith School of Business Believes Google Apps Backup is Critical for Keeping Education on Track

See why the Robert H. Smith School of business chose Spanning Backup over the competition to keep this top-ranked institution's data safe and accessib [...]

Slideshare: Making SaaS Data Protection a Priority Before It’s Too Late

According to an exclusive new survey of IT and business managers from IDG Research, organizations are taking a more reliable and efficient approach to [...]

IDG Quick Pulse Survey Report: Cloud Data at Risk

Experts agree that relying on SaaS vendors to back up and restore your data is dangerous. Yet that's exactly what huge portions of the business world [...]

VIF International Education Protects Google Apps and Salesforce Data with Spanning Backup

Mark Otter and Arne Plum of VIF are confident their international network can fully leverage the power of the cloud now that their Google Apps and Sal [...]

Making SaaS Data Protection a Priority Before It’s Too Late

Check out the latest IDG Research Quick Pulse report which shows some alarming trends across users and administrators of SaaS applications like Google [...]

Your 13-Step Guide to Google Apps Security

Does the security of your Google Apps domain keep you up at night? Here is a 13-step action plan to protect your Google Apps data - you'll be resting [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Google Apps Security: 13 Steps to Peace of Mind

Watch this webinar for a 13-step plan to keep your domain protected from hackers, data loss and interruptions to your operations. [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce Demo

In this video, we show you how Spanning Backup for Salesforce works, including how to easily monitor the status of your Salesforce backups, how to res [...]

Clifton College Keeps Google Apps Data Safe with Spanning Backup

See why Network Manager Richard Edwards believes backup is an important part of protecting students' futures. [...]

IDG Quick Pulse Survey Report: Cloud Data at Risk

Experts agree that relying on SaaS vendors to back up and restore your data is dangerous. Yet that's exactly what huge portions of the business world [...]

Is the Salesforce Weekly Export Enough?

Salesforce admins back up their Salesforce data once a week via the weekly export. But is that enough to protect your data? The answer may surprise yo [...]

Compliance in the Cloud: SaaS Data Backup and Restore Get the Job Done

Data backup and accessibility are key components in meeting auditing requirements for your business. Learn about the regulations that may apply to you [...]

Spanning Backup Tames Data Risks for the Chattanooga Zoo

Learn why Blake Curtis knew Spanning Backup was the best solution for his organization just days into their free 14-day trial. [...]

What You Need to Know About Cloud Application Data Protection and Availability

Find out how your business can avoid SaaS data loss and minimize the risk of lost productivity, non-compliance, and more in Jeff Erramouspe's expert p [...]

Five Essential Restore Capabilities for Cloud Application Data

Learn why restore is critical for any cloud-to-cloud backup solution and the core requirements to consider when evaluating the right backup and recove [...]

Yesware Attributes Peace of Mind to Spanning’s Restore Features

Hear the founder and CTO of Yesware talk about the need for backup and recovery, and why he counts on Spanning to make his job easier. [...]

Why You Must Back Up Data Stored in the Cloud

Spanning CEO Jeff Erramouspe speaks with W.C. Preston, the head of Truth in IT, about the importance of backing up cloud-stored data. [...]

Spanning Gives AMAG Confidence to Go Cloud

Find out why Steve Simmons, IT Director and Cloud Architect at AMAG Pharmaceuticals, chose Spanning over the competition to secure and restore his com [...]

AMAG Pharmaceuticals Confidently Migrates to Cloud with Spanning Backup

Find out why Steve Simmons, IT Director and Cloud Architect at AMAG Pharmaceuticals, chose Spanning over the competition to secure and restore his com [...]

Pivotal Keeps Compliant and Secure with Spanning Backup

Pivotal's cutting edge technology depends on secure and powerful solutions to support their rapidly expanding business. See how Spanning Backup keeps [...]

You Are Now Free to Board the Cloud

The only way to safely navigate the SaaSmosphere is to ensure that your cloud application data is safely stored, always accessible, and easily recover [...]

St. Stephen’s Episcopal School Counts on Spanning for Responsive, Reliable Backup

Read why one of Austin, Texas' most historic schools chose Spanning to keep their Google Apps for Education data safe from loss and always accessible, [...]

Don’t Gamble With Your Company’s Future: The Top 5 Reasons You Need Backup for SaaS Applications

If you haven’t sought backup and recovery for your cloud-stored data, you’re playing a game of chance...and the odds are against you. This eBook w [...]

Solution Overview: Spanning Backup for Google Apps for Education

Google Apps may be revolutionizing education, but it isn't immune from data loss due to hackers, malicious insiders, human error, sync malfunctions an [...]

Alzheimer’s Association® Stays Focused on Their Mission with Spanning Backup

The Alzheimer's Association is working hard toward a cure. They need the speed and collaborative capacity offered by the cloud to help them do that - [...]

The Animal Foundation Keeps Focused on Mission-Critical Work with Spanning Backup

The Animal Foundation must focus on saving and improving lives each day, not data loss. See how Spanning helps keep them focused on this mission by gi [...]

Spanning Backup for Salesforce Data Sheet

Learn about the features, benefits and capabilities of Spanning Backup for Salesforce. [...]

Trust and Transparency Matter Most to Kendra Scott When it Comes to Google Apps Backup

Nathan Toups, IT lead for fashion jewelry retailer Kendra Scott, discusses why Spanning Backup is so important to this rapidly growing company. [...]

Kendra Scott Chose Spanning Backup for Quality, Trust, and Transparency

Nathan Toups, IT lead for fashion jewelry retailer Kendra Scott, discusses why Spanning Backup is so important to this rapidly growing company. [...]

Hamline University Confidently Moves to the Cloud with Spanning Backup

Hamline University found not only a solid backup and recovery solution in Spanning, but also a trusted partner they can count on no matter what the fu [...]

Cloud to Ground Podcast Episode 8 – Justin Slaten of Netflix

On this episode of the Cloud to Ground podcast, we talk to Justin Slaten of Netflix, a Spanning Backup customer, about the importance of backup for cl [...]

User Guide: Spanning Backup for Google Apps

Watch a short series of videos that walks you through the Administrator Panel, User Panel and Google Apps restore process with Spanning Backup for Goo [...]

Spanning Improves Google Apps Backup

Ian Barker of BetaNews reviews the latest status reporting in Spanning Backup for Google Apps. [...]

Improved Status Updates in Spanning Backup for Google Apps

See the new and improved status reporting in Spanning Backup for Google Apps and rest easy knowing your backups are completely transparent. [...]

Frequently Unasked Questions Podcast with CEO Jeff Erramouspe

Check out this podcast from Truth In IT featuring Spanning CEO Jeff Erramouspe to learn about the risks of “doing nothing” when it comes to protec [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Protecting Critical SaaS Data Before It’s Too Late

Just because you’ve moved to SaaS applications does not mean you’re protected from data loss. Watch this webinar as we get real with SaaS data los [...]

Trust and Service Are Key for AMAG Pharmaceuticals When It Comes to SaaS Backup

SaaS backup and recovery gave AMAG Pharmaceuticals the confidence to fully adopt cloud-technologies. Read about their revolutionary approach to health [...]

Unlimited vs. Storage-Based Cloud Storage: Which one is right for your enterprise?

Read about the hidden costs of "pay-as-you-go" cloud storage pricing and consider whether an unlimited storage plan might make more sense for you. [...]

Attack! Marketing Defends Against Data Loss with Spanning Backup

Discover why Attack! Marketing trusts Spanning with their Google Apps data, and why they may be adopting our backup for, too! [...]

Google Vault Is Not a Backup Solution: Setting the Record Straight

Read this featured article in Cloud Computing Topics which addresses some common misperceptions about Google Vault. [...]

How Redfin Keeps Cloud-Based Data Safe

Read this article featured in CIO Magazine to learn how Redfin is backing up critical documents stored in Google Drive with Spanning Backup. [...]

How to Keep Cloud-Based Data Safe

Read this article featured in CIO Magazine to learn how Redfin is backing up critical documents stored in Google Drive with Spanning Backup. [...]

Highlighting Data Protection: Preventing Data Loss in Google Apps for Education

Use this eBook to help you understand the major problem you didn't know you had: data loss in your Google Apps environment. You may think your school [...]

On-Demand Webinar: How to Prevent Data Loss and Ensure Compliance for SaaS Apps

As the number of compliance and regulatory mandates that require you to maintain and demonstrate controls over critical data continues to grow, so doe [...]

How to Ensure Compliance in the World of Collaboration and Cloud

Wednesday, February 20, 2014 at 11:00am CST Operating your business in the cloud means unprecedented agility, accessibility, and collaborative capabil [...]

On-Demand Webinar: Top 5 Reasons to Back Up Google Apps

Watch this webinar and see why it's important to backup Gmail, Google Drive, Sites, Contacts and Calendar. You’ll learn how other organizations are [...]

New Research on Cloud-to-Cloud Backup and Recovery

Read the February 2014 Forrester Research Inc. Report, Back Up Your Critical Cloud Data Before It’s Too Late: Cloud-To-Cloud Backup Emerges As A Pra [...]

Spanning Poised to Extend Cloud-to-Cloud Backup Capabilities

Read about Spanning's expansion to backing up Salesforce. [...]

What Kind of Data Defender Are You?

How much do you know about data protection and security in your Google Apps domain? Take our quiz "What Kind of Data Defender Are You?" and find out. [...]

The Google Apps Admin Guide to Peace of Mind

You’ve made the switch to Google Apps, but you keep hearing about serious security breaches, shrinking privacy, data loss, and other hazards of clou [...]

Stats for Google Drive: Who’s Hogging Your Google Drive Data?

Google offers 30GB of storage per user in Google Apps, which is impressive. But if you're worried about what happens when you hit those limits, here's [...]

Free Up an Old Google Account

If you're holding onto an old Google account in case you need the data one day, we can show you how to free it up so you can use it for someone new. [...]

Admin Audit Log Viewer: Track Admin Changes in Google Apps

If you want to see what changes are being made to your Google Apps domain at the admin level, the Admin Audit Log Viewer can help. Great if you're tak [...]

What to Do When Your Shared Google Document Gets Deleted

The ability to better collaborate is one of the main reasons to switch to Google Apps. But sometimes, it's not all it's cracked up to be. We'll show y [...]

New Phones, Google Calendar Syncs and the Big Oops

Getting a new phone or tablet means syncing new devices with your existing calendars, and that's when errors occur. Undelete for Google Calendar is a [...]

Google Apps Tips & Tricks: What To Do When You Reach Your Google Apps Storage Limit

Google gives you 30GB of data per Google Apps account, but if you hit that limit, here are some tips on how to get your storage under control. [...]

Are Your Google Drive Files Corrupt?

If you use the web and desktop versions of Google Drive, you should check regularly to make sure sync errors haven't corrupted your files. We show you [...]

Google Apps Tips & Tricks: Transferring Ownership of a Google Calendar Event

If an employee's Google account gets deleted, they might take a shared meeting with them. Here's how to get that meeting back with you as the owner. [...]

Sorry, but Protecting is IT’s Responsibility

Storage Switzerland explains why you need Salesforce backup and how Spanning can help you do it. [...]

5 Ways Google Apps Backup Can Help the Modern Classroom

This article outlines several ways Google Apps backup can help in education. [...]

Backing Up Education Data: The Dog’s Still Eating Your Homework

Now that homework is moving to the cloud, make sure it doesn't get "eaten" with Google Apps backup. [...]

Spanning Takes the Crown for Google Apps Backup Services

In this article, Derrick Wlodarz outlines why the Google Apps backup crown goes to Spanning over Backupify. [...]

10 Ways to Protect Your Small Business in the Cloud

What can you do to protect your business from threats lurking in the cloud? [...]

Google Drive Search in Spanning Backup for Google Apps

This video will show you all of the ways you can search for a lost file and perform a Google Drive restore with Spanning Backup for Google Apps. [...]

Cross-User Restore in Spanning Backup for Google Apps

In this video, we'll show you how to restore Google Apps data with a cross-user restore in Spanning Backup for Google Apps. [...]

Cloud to Ground Podcast Episode 7 – Derik VanVleet

In this episode of the podcst, we talk to Derik VanVleet of Cloud Sherpas. [...]

Wolfgang Career Coaching

Take a look at the many reasons the CEO of this successful small business chose Spanning to achieve peace of mind about her Google Apps backup. [...]


Find out how Spanning is handling Google Apps backup for Redfin as they revolutionize real estate. [...]

Second Baptist School

Find out how Second Baptist stopped losing data and started breathing easier with Google Apps backup from Spanning. [...]

Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

Find out how Spanning Backup handles Google Apps backup for the Smith School of Business. [...]

9 Essentials for a Complete Cloud-to-Cloud Backup Solution

In this white paper, we discuss the must-haves for a proper cloud-to-cloud backup and recovery solution. [...]

5 Things You Don’t Know About Google Apps for Education

In this white paper, we'll tell you what you need to know about Google Apps for Education. [...]

BlackLocus Innovation Lab for Home Depot

See how Spanning Backup is freeing this fellow startup company from worry about data loss. [...]

9 Gauge Partners LLC

Find out how 9 Gauge was saved from a sync error by Google Apps backup from Spanning. [...]

Mannheim School District 83

See how Spanning Backup quietly handles Google Apps backup for Mannheim School District 83. [...]

MBA Agency

See how MBA Agency’s 6,000 Google Contacts were restored with Spanning Backup for Google Apps.. [...]

How to Spot Security Gaps in Google Apps

Read this white paper to find out where you may be vulnerable to data loss in the cloud. [...]

Cloud to Ground Podcast Episode 5 – Mat Ellis

In this episode of the Cloud to Ground podcast, we interview Mat Ellis of Cloudability. [...]

Cloud to Ground Podcast Episode 6 – Beth Mossholder

In this episode of the Cloud to Ground podcast, we talk to Beth Mossholder of the Challenge to Excellence Charter School. [...]

What to Do with Your Exported mbox File

In Spanning Backup, there’s an option to export your email files to an mbox format, but many people wonder, “What do I do with the exported file? [...]

Cloud to Ground Podcast Episode 4 – David Politis

In this episode of the Cloud to Ground podcast, we interview David Politis of BetterCloud. [...]

User Panel in Spanning Backup for Google Apps

Here is a walkthrough of what end users will see in Spanning Backup for Google Apps. [...]

Administrator Panel in Spanning Backup for Google Apps

Here's a walkthrough of what administrators see in Spanning Backup for Google Apps. [...]

Mobile Audit Log for Google Apps

Use this free Google Apps admin tool from Spanning to see who's changing what in your Google Apps domain. [...]

ISTE 2013 – Interview with David Sweigert

A perfect example of why schools need Google Apps backup. Hear the story of how David Sweigert's school lost their entire curriculum through user erro [...]