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Chase.com Outage

16 Million users are unable to get to their bank accounts online. Chase is telling us they are doing scheduled maintenance – that’s clearly not true. Speculation is that scheduled maintenance went horribly wrong leading to database corruption and tape restores were required. See Jacob Jegher’s insightful blog post. If you rely on tape, you … Continued

Do You Tweet?

Perhaps you are a computer amateur who is looking to expand your knowledge of technology, or a business decision maker who is seeking new backup product and service information for your company. Following Global Data Vault on Twitter can help fill in the gaps or uncertainties for such individuals.  IT experts will enjoy receiving notifications … Continued

Find Global Data Vault on Facebook

Find Global Data Vault on Facebook

Global Data Vault can now be found on Facebook.  This gives GDV the opportunity and the ability to reach out to new customers while staying connected to existing customers. The Facebook page will be frequently updated with blog posts and product updates about Cloud Disaster Recovery, Cloud Backup and Cloud Archive.  The discussion board also … Continued

Virginia Prescription Records Stolen and Held for Ransom

Virginia Prescription Records Stolen and Held for Ransom

This one is hard to believe, but true. According to Wikileaks and as reported by the Washington Post, On Thursday, April 30, the secure site for the Virginia Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) was replaced with a $US10M ransom demand. The PMP is used by pharmacists and others to discover prescription drug abuse.

Introducing GDV BLOG

The purpose of our new BLOG is to allow GDV to share insights about the changing environment of backup, dasaster recovery, business continuity and failover. We will offer comments about where we think the technology is headed and how we are evolving our offering in anticipation of customer needs. Soon we’ll be introducing new solutions … Continued