Now we know that one of the most important service to have alongside your hosting services is to have a backup service that allows you to backup and restore your website simply and easily. The problem here is that the majority of people who have hosted websites don’t have a suitable backup solution. Here at Pro Hosting Internet Services we have one of the best solutions currently available online namely called CodeGuard. This is the fastest, most reliable website backup service, which tracks all of your changes daily. CodeGuard scales to your business and your client’s business needs.
People may think having a backup of their website is mainly there in the event that the servers hardware that is hosting the website for example the hard drive fails and then they would need to restore their website on a new hosting account. Now the problem with this is that website are not only at risk when hardware fails but the most common reason why a person would need to restore their website back to a previous state is when the site is hacked or they make an error when publishing the website and need to revert to a previous version of the website.
You may think that its not something you need because your website is only there as a contact for your customers or to allow you to have mail services on the domain name and you only want the page up to say under construction. The problem here is that if the website is compromised and a hacker is able to add malware to the website and it is picked up by internet giants like google, they will blacklist your website across the entire internet which will show up as a compromised website and a security risk on google search. If the visitor to your website uses chrome browser the browser will automatically block the visitor from accessing the site with a big red page with warnings on security.
Now you can prevent all these issues by having a suitable and dynamic backup solution like CodeGuard and here are some of the reasons why we strongly recommend our solution.
Protect Your Own Site!
CodeGuard makes it easy for you to keep your site safe and backed up. The set up is quick and we’ve got your back. Malware Monitoring & Remediation, Enterprise-grade Backups Made Easy,WordPress Plugin, One Click Restore, Daily Backup.
We back up your site every day. Saving only what has been changed or modified to save you space.
CodeGuard’s patented functionality automatically scan, discover and fix threats your site encounters.
WordPress Plugin Updates
CodeGuard takes care of automatically updating and working with all WordPress updates.
CodeGuard notifies you by email anytime anything changes within the source code of your website.
How reliable is CodeGuard?
CodeGuard’s systems perform at 99.9% levels, which means that roughly 1 out of 1,000 websites encounters an issue on a daily basis. Hosting providers perform maintenance on servers, customers change FTP login credentials, and IP white listing settings for database connections can change, based upon hosting provider server admin activity. These are common behaviors and not cause for concern, as CodeGuard determines the root cause for the lack of connectivity, and emails the customer so they can remediate.
How secure is CodeGuard?
CodeGuard relies upon industry best practices to protect customers’ data. All backups and passwords are encrypted, secure connections (SFTP/SSH/SSL) are utilized if possible, and annual vulnerability testing is conducted by an independent agency. To-date, there has not been a data breach or successful hack or attack upon CodeGuard.
Where are the backups stored?
Backups are stored on Amazon Web Services Simple Storage System, known as S3. S3 boasts object durability levels of 99.999999999%, achieved by storing redundant copies of data across multiple geographies and facilities. S3 is not the cheapest alternative for data storage, but it is one of the most reliable.
Are the backups encrypted?
Our data stored on Amazon Web Services (AWS) is stored utilizing Server Side Encryption (SSE). AWS handles key management and key protection for us, with one of the strongest block ciphers available, 256-bit Advanced Encryption Standard (AES-256).
These are only a few of the features you will receive when signing up to our CodeGuard Services. If you are on the fence about whether to have a backup soluton or not, we strongly suggest that you consider our backup solutoin for your website. Its better to be safe rather than sorry.
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The Pro Hosting Team