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…

OwnBackup Spring ’16

Now we’re already gearing up for summer, but the last few months have been very busy here at OwnBackup.  As always, information security remains a top priority, along with improving the usability of our system. Below are some highlights from our latest release:   Two Factor Authentication – As part of our continuous innovation around information security, we…

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…

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How Salesforce backup saved $36,000 in custom development

This is a Guest Post by Matthew Botos, Salesforce MVP, Technical Architect, and CTO of Salesforce Consulting Partner Alvorden, and contributing author of Force.com Developer Certification Handbook (DEV401). I backup Salesforce for my consulting clients because I’ve seen $36,000 in custom development lost and $150 billion databases corrupted. Implementing backup of Salesforce data and metadata during consulting…