Reassess Your Backup Strategy

If you’re reading this book for the first time, you may not already have a backup strategy, in which case feel free to skip this chapter for now and move on to Choose Backup Software. But I suggest returning to this chapter in a year or so, by which time you may benefit from its recommendations. If you already have a backup strategy, though, read on to learn the best way to proceed.

Just as I reevaluate my own stance every so often, you too should periodically reassess your backup strategy in light of new information. If you read an earlier incarnation of one of my books and set up your backup system based on what I said years ago, I’d like you to reassess your strategy right now. In any case, put a reminder on ...

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