7 Problems With The Salesforce Weekly Export As A Backup Solution

Backups are probably the most important thing you could do for your business.  There is nothing worse than the possibility of losing all your data, especially in Salesforce.  Panic sets in, and you think of all the work you have done so far, that seemingly has disappeared in a flash. If your company is using…

3 Key takeaways from Morgan Stanley’s EU CTO Summit

As a leading cloud-to-cloud backup provider creating cutting-edge data protection and data management tools, OwnBackup is committed to staying apprised of enterprises challenges in cloud adoption.   Morgan Stanley’s CTO summit is a yearly conference that brings together technology leaders from both enterprises and startups.  The event is a great platform for knowledge sharing and…

OwnBackup raises $3.5 million

OwnBackup closed a 3.5 million Series A financing round led by Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors with participation from Oryzn Capital.OwnBackup, of Fort Lee, New Jersey and Herzliya Pituach, Israel, is a cloud-to-cloud backup and recovery vendor.   OwnBackup, a leading cloud-to-cloud backup and recovery vendor, today announced the close of a $3.5 million Series A financing…

Audit Trails vs. Backups for Salesforce data – The Answer is Yes

This is a Guest Post by David Taber, Salesforce.com expert, author and adviser to some of the leading enterprises using Salesforce.com. You’d think that either thorough backups of your Salesforce.com system or full audit trails would be enough to keep you out of trouble.  Life should be so simple. Like nearly any transactional system, usable CRM data backups…

How to backup salesforce

How to backup your salesforce.com data

There are actually several ways to backup your salesforce.com data using standard salesforce functionality. Each have their own benefits and limitations that admins should be aware of when deciding on a backup and recovery strategy. The list includes the following in no particular order: Data Export Services (Weekly Export) Export Reports DataLoader Full Sandbox APIs…

3 Million Installs from the Appexchange

  Just this week salesforce.com reached another impressive milestone. To be more precise, the Appexchange, salesforce.com’s business app-store reached 3 million installs. While the Appexchange is a great marketplace for businesses applications, it’s success is indicative of the success of the salesforce platform as whole. As more and more business are moving their critical data…