Backing up to the cloud is all the rage right now. At ICE Systems, we are definitely big fans, providing our own cloud-based service was well as other capable vender offerings.
We know that a cloud backup solution alone is not going to work for most businesses, as the internet “plumbing” just not yet there to recover large data sets in a timely fashion.
The best option is to implement a hybrid strategy the archives critical information to to both an on premise and cloud destination. In the event of a disaster, you also need to ensure that the cloud service can optionally deliver a physical device for onsite data restoration within 24 hours.