June 20th, 2005, 07:53 PM
"The Institue for Backup Trauma"
This is worth the chuckle, even if it's a PR piece. Hard to argue with John Cleese...
Institute of Backup Trauma
Oh.. and whatever you do, don't press the 3rd button..
June 20th, 2005, 08:10 PM
How people treat you is their karma- how you react is yours-Wayne Dyer
June 20th, 2005, 08:12 PM
Video shows the importantance of back up. And I pressed the 3rd button by the way. lol
June 20th, 2005, 08:13 PM
It does. But it also shows that tape backup isn't necessarily the only way to go. Given the recent issues with tapes going *poof* on-route to storage locations, using a online backup might be an option *IF* the connection between the workspace and the backup location is encrypted.
Video shows the importantance of back up.
A quick search on their site and I found ..
So this might be a viable option from small to large enterprises...
With LiveVault InSync, your data is protected every step of the way. Using state-of-the-art security, including AES encryption, VPN tunneling and digital certificates, LiveVault ensures that your data is continuously stored offsite at a secure, remote facility.
June 20th, 2005, 09:08 PM
Ha Ha my boss has Dilbert cartoons up all over his office. Lol
"Experience is the hardest teacher, it gives the test first and the lesson after." Anonymous
June 20th, 2005, 10:16 PM
Hahah, that's awesome. John Cleese's boss is Michael Dorn, aka Worf from Star Trek.
I'm a geek btw. :P
The Nelson-Shepherd cutoff: The point at which you realise someone is an idiot while trying to help them.
\"Well as far as the spelling, I speak fluently both your native languages. Do you even can try spell mine ?\" -- Failed Insult
Is your whole family retarded, or did they just catch it from you?
June 27th, 2005, 11:36 AM
Cleese's brilliance could make this video even interesting for non-geek types.
I have a friend who works at Veritas/Symantec middleware backup, he's going to get a kick out of this.
June 27th, 2005, 08:45 PM
As a sidenote I was playing BioWare's Jade Empire, and found a character whose voice talent is done by.....you guessed it- John Cleese. Hilarious too.
\"If computers are to become smart enough to design their own successors, initiating a process that will lead to God-like omniscience after a number of ever swifter passages from one generation of computers to the next, someone is going to have to write the software that gets the process going, and humans have given absolutely no evidence of being able to write such software.\" -Jaron Lanier