Data is like trust, it takes a life time to build, a split second to lose!
Every business uses data on a daily basis. If you lost your critical data, what would you do? If you do not have backup, chances are it would destroy your business! If you are lucky, you would gradually work your way back.
Many require time and effort to keep their data backed up on Tape drives or external hard drives, because they feel it is the most secure method. Remote backup is the next generation of Tape Backups, and is much safer. Tapes will be phased out in exchange for remote solutions over the next couple of years for many reasons: