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Konturra Press Release

May 27, 2015 Zagreb, Croatia: Ninoslav Rasinec, CEO of Raverus, today announced the general availability of Konturra.com – a new portal for computer maintenance companies, software development companies or companies that have lots of clients who use computers in their everyday work. Konturra.com offers Online Backup and System Health Monitoring using Azure as a platform. Both services are resale-ready and easily manageable and administrated in a plug-and-play portal, which enables IT companies to offer to their customers new services with no upfront expenses.

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Full Backup vs. Incremental Backup

Online backup is instrumental in commercial or individual computer use. Some of the most commonly used types of backups include incremental and full backup. Understanding how the two compare and contrast can help you to decide on the option that is right for you.

Data storage is very important as it ensures future access. Today, the best way to ensure that your data is properly stored is through using backup storage.

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What Online Backup is and Why it is Important

Remote online backup is very important for secure data storage. It ensures that you get the information you need at the time you need it. You should consider getting an off-site service for better back up.

Today, online backup has become more of a necessity than an option. Every organization maintains large amounts of data, which is very vital for the very running of their business.

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Is Online Backup Secure?

Online backup data storage has fast become the best option for many companies. Almost every company is storing their data remotely, but how safe and secure are the systems?

The debate on the security and safety of online backup has been going on for some time now. How secure are the remote backup systems?

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Difference between Online Backup and Data Sync Services

Online backup and data sync are like two sides of the same coin. However, they have some differences. What are these differences?

One question that is often asked by many people is the difference between online backup and sync services. Nowadays the term “sync” tends to come up in conversations about data as well as many other forums.

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My Files are Encrypted with Cryptolocker

Cryptolocker is notorious for seizing your files and holding them for ransom. No wonder most people call it ransomware. What do you need to know about it?

The Cryptolocker malware had a major negative impact when it arrived on the scene in 2013 and infected Microsoft software computers. For people who have never had the unfortunate experience of encountering this nasty virus, learning about it will keep you alert.

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PC System Health Monitoring

PC owners and administrators wholly embrace the computer health monitoring system because it gives them the ability to conveniently monitor and control the system’s assets.

The question on the mind of many PC system users is: among all the advertised PC health monitors, which is the best one?

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Trouble Shooting a Slow PC

Having a PC alert and system monitor installed in your computer will help you troubleshoot a slow PC. Get a technician to service your computer unless you have the capability to service it yourself.

Seeking out a remote PC monitoring system is the first thing to do when you want to keep on top of your PC system’s health. It will alert you of any threats to the system and better yet, a good system will help you troubleshoot the slow PC to determine what is ailing it.

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Save your Data Once Your Hard Drive Indicates Issues

An HDD monitoring system should alert you when the system is about to experience a failure. However, you can only get this alert when you know what to look for.

Listen to your hard drive – I mean, literally listen with your ears. If you hear some groaning noises, some soft crashes, then you could be facing hard drive failure. Do some research and find out what drive reliability indicators you need to monitor.

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Monitor Windows Update

The only way to monitor Windows Update to determine whether any updates are up for installation is to first log in to the server using the win log service.

While automatic Windows updates are a welcome idea to computer owners, it is advisable that you ensure that they are always up and running as expected. You will find that various organizations have patch management software in place while others outsource for WSUS to ensure that their infrastructure is always updated.

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Windows Firewall

Firewall indicators are important to administrators and computer users so that they can know they are secure from network attacks.

By default, Windows firewall is proactive and it is up to you to set your ideal settings and to fine-tune the kind of notifications that you wish to have for your network profiles such as Work, Public and Home. Note that while the protection offered by the Windows firewall is minimal, it is still very important.

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