Wall Street Journal: The Best Way to Back Up Your Computer

By Geoffrey A. Fowler
Updated March 4, 2015

There are two types of hard drives: those about to fail, and those that will fail eventually. Plan accordingly.

Online backup is effective because it does the worrying for you. The cloud is less susceptible to loss than running (or, heaven forbid, thwacking) your own farm of backup drives. The cloud is protected from fire, flood, theft and your cat. You can access online archives from anywhere, including on your phone. And it makes sense if you’re already paying an arm and a leg for fast, unlimited broadband.

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Forbes Names Code42 One of America’s Most Promising Companies for the Third Consecutive Year

27 January 2015

Code42, the leader in endpoint data protection and management for business and enterprise, today announced it was included on Forbes’ fourth annual list of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies in 2015. This marks the third consecutive year Code42—which ranked number 80—has been named to the prestigious list of the nation’s top one hundred privately held, high-growth organizations.

“Enterprises choose Code42 to protect their data from today’s growing list of security threats,” said Brian Bell, president and chief operating officer at Code42. “This trust in our products and team drives our continued focus and innovation as a leader in the endpoint data protection and management market. We’re honored by Forbes’ recognition of our efforts.”

Forbes reviewed hundreds of applications from businesses across the country with revenues up to $250 million to create its fourth annual ranking of America’s Most Promising Companies. The final assessment and selection was based on company growth in sales and hiring, quality of management team and investors, margins, market size, and key partnerships. The complete list of America’s Most Promising Companies is available online here.

This recognition marks the latest in a series of honors recognizing Code42 for its growth and corporate momentum. In the past year, Code42 ranked number 95 on Deloitte’s 2014 Technology Fast 500™ and was again named to the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. Additionally, the company was included in Wealthfront’s annual list of “106 Mid-Size Companies With Momentum.” For information on the complete list of Code42 achievements, visit the Honors page on the company’s website.