Business Continuity Backups
As a professional photographer for over 15 years, I have generated an image archive that consumes nearly 20 terabytes of drive space. Although I go to great lengths to ensure this data is safe and backed up to multiple...

world backup day logo World Backup Day 2020
It’s March 31, which means it is World Backup Day. This observance is held each year to spotlight the importance of backups and remind people to make backups a habit.Backups are the only way to make sure that...

How to Restore Data From Time Machine Backups
Time Machine is certainly an easy-to-use app for backing up your data. It's free, and comes installed and ready to use with the Mac OS. In many of our Rocket Yard guides, we’ve often suggested that you perform a...

Backup Month: Backing Up Apple Mail
It’s still April, which means it is still Backup Month. Today we’re going to look at a backup strategy that might be important to you: backing up Apple Mail on macOS. A Bit of Background on Apple Mail Apple...

Backup Month: How to Fine-Tune iOS iCloud Backups
April is Backup Month, and though we often focus on Mac backups, it’s equally important to remember to keep your mobile devices backed up as well. In today’s post, we’ll look at the iOS iCloud Backup function and show...

Backup Month: Time Machine Local Snapshots
Most Mac users are aware of Time Machine, the backup utility that’s part of macOS. What you may not know is that you may be able to restore data that is lost or corrupted even if your Time Machine backup...