Safely Backing Up your Mac & PC

Spike Radway   February 15, 2017   Comments Off on Safely Backing Up your Mac & PC
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2017-02-23 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Independence Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library
Address: 6361 Selig Drive, Independence, OH 44131, United States
  • Speaker CDPUG Programming Director and a founding member of CDPUG, Spike Radway of Team Spike Consulting, LLC & Ken Fanger of On Technology Partners
  • Raffle Prizes Two copies of the eBook,
  • Cost Free for members and guests. Complimentary food for members. Nominal food charge for guests.

New Location! Be sure you head to the Independence Branch of the Cuyahoga County Library!

CDPUG Programming Director and a founding member of CDPUG, Spike Radway of Team Spike Consulting, LLC will show you how to be confident your Mac and PC are safely backed up, and that your valuable data is protected from loss. You will learn simple backup practices to help you avoid stress, and minimize downtime when that inevitable "something" goes wrong on deadline.

Spike will demonstrate blending multiple forms of local back ups including Time Machine and Carbon Copy Cloner, and off-site Cloud backups with Backblaze and Crashplan.

If you think crossing your fingers, putting files on USB drives, or throwing jobs in a free Dropbox account is a back up strategy, this meeting will help you get to a better place.

This program will focus mainly on the Mac platform, but guest speaker Ken Fanger of On Technology Partners will address backup basics for Windows users as well. We don't want our non-fruit flavored members to be left out.

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    The Holiday Party cost this year is the same as last year at $15 per person and will include Salad/Pizza/Pasta Buffet. Cash bar for beer!

    Come join us for a fun evening!

    Please RSVP by Wednesday, November 27th. Pre-payment with Paypal ALSO REQUIRED!

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Spike Radway

About Spike Radway

Spike Radway is a CDPUG founder from when the organization was conceived back in 1987. His current and long-standing position is the Director of Programming. Spike is the owner of Team Spike Consulting, LLC, a Macintosh Consulting and Support business founded in 1991.