Practicable Backup Arrangements for Small Organisations and Individuals

Roger Clarke

Abstract


The last thirty years of computing has resulted in many people being heavily dependent on digital data. Meanwhile, there has been a significant change in the patterns of data storage and of processing. Despite the many risks involved in data management, there is a dearth of guidance and support for individuals and small organisations. A generic risk assessment is presented, resulting in practicable backup plans that are applicable to the needs of those categories of IT user.

Keywords


Recovery; Security risk assessment; Micro-organisation; Prosumer

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3127/ajis.v20i0.1250

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