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Mark Ridley

Mark Ridley is the Managing Director of Backup Systems. Mark started computer programming at the age of 10 on a BBC Micro and went on to become a graduate of King’s College London. After working for multinational giants such as Goldman Sachs and Barclays Capital, Mark founded Backup Systems in 2006, providing a bespoke service to his valued customers.

Recent Posts

Backup and Disaster Recovery Systems Testing. An Essential Consideration

IT budgets are often one of the first to face cut-backs and when under pressure, something has to give. For many, the processes of reviewing and testing of the data backup and disaster recovery solution is one of the first to go.

Backup & Disaster Recovery Awareness Training: Disaster Prevention

A data backup and disaster recovery solution is a huge investment, but so many fall into the trap of implementing the system, creating plans and then stopping. With so much already invested, a failure at this point often has critical consequences across the entirety of an organisation....

Hyper-V, VMware & Virtual Machines: Backing Up the Virtual Environment

Companies are increasingly using virtualisation technology to run multiple virtual machines on a single physical machine. Server consolidation has been noted as having the greatest influence on the shift; a typical non-virtualised application server may just reach 5% to 10% utilisation while a...

A Mobile Workforce: Data Backup Solutions for Laptops

Technology has moved off the desks and into our hands and pockets. With this our employees are moving out of the office.… taking with them our organisational data.

How to Cater for your Evolving Backup System Needs

For years a backup system was seen purely as an insurance policy; something best left undisturbed until needed, many operating on the assumption or hope that that day would never come. With this approach to data protection in place it was often the case that an unexpected complication was...

Maximise IT Resource with a Fully Managed Backup Service: 4 Benefits

Is protecting your organisation’s data a top priority for 2017? Your business applications and all the data contained within them are what drive productivity, decision making and ultimately organisational success. Loss of this data - either short term or complete -  results in downtime and has...