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World Backup Day is March 31st. Backup your data with Thecus!
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03/30/2017 - With so much of our lives, photos, and videos being stored in digital form, it is important that we begin to make backups of our precious data. This Friday is World Backup Day!  Backing up your data is one of those easy-to-do procedures, sadly though many people like Bob, just simply ignore this important task.

Outrageous data loss incidents

People should take heed of the below tales of data loss tragedy.
  • A Spanish wedding photographer accidently deleted all the photos of a wedding he worked at, costing him €8,000.
  • Pixar accidentally lost nearly 90% of the animated film Toy Story 2 to an errant computer command.
  • My friend Bob, despite my advice, did not invest in a Thecus NAS device. A month later, he lost his entire TV show collection, including every season of Game of Thrones, when his portable hard drive malfunctioned.
The Scary Statistics

Did you know that less than 7% of people save their data on a daily basis? 49 % perform a backup on a monthly basis, while a staggering 30% of people, like Bob, never back up their data at all. Backing up your data will protect your life's work and favorite TV show collection when your storage device fails, 75% of data losses are due to Hardware malfunction (44%) and User error (32%). World Backup Day is here to make sure that people actually start backing up.
Data Backup made easy with Thecus. Even for Bob.

After Bob lost his treasured digital collection, he decided to have a look at Thecus. Thecus specializes in Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices. A NAS is like having a private cloud in the home or office, it provides all the benefits of public cloud, but you have complete control. Data loss is prevented with automated backups and off-site replication. A safety net is also provided for failed hardware through RAID, if a hard drive fails, your data is safe and the device can continue to operate.

As well as keeping storage secure, Thecus NAS deliver features to better access your information. With 4K Multimedia playback through PLEX and KODI, built-in APP and Photo centers, P2P connectivity via, plus numerous more.

Call to action!

People now create and generate over 1.8 zettabytes of data per year. That’s a lot of data that we need to protect! This Friday, backup and secure all your favorite music and film collections, treasured family photos, and your critical business files.  

Bob fearing that he might lose his data again, in the end decided to purchase a Thecus NAS. He has since transformed it into his own secure multimedia center. So this Friday, you might actually want to follow new Bob’s lead, and investigate how a Thecus NAS could benefit your life.

Don't be an April Fool.  Backup your data. World Backup Day is March 31st.

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About Thecus®
Established in 2004, Thecus Technology Corp provides market leading network attached storage and network video recorder solutions, committed to revolutionize how everyone from home user to enterprise level business centrally stores, manages and accesses their digital data both onsite and cloud-based. Thecus strives to deliver continuous innovation through cutting edge technology and design to provide data storage with the most customer-friendly platform, rapid performance and robust security. In May 2016, Thecus was formally acquired by Ennoconn Corporation and thus became part of the Foxconn IPC Technology group. Partnered together this diverse group of companies work in tandem to provide a total IoT (Internet of Things) solution. Now with an unparalleled portfolio to work with, Thecus is collaborating to bring unprecedented change to the network storage industry.