DataBP Continuous Data Protection

Ironclad Backup and Disaster Recovery

lockDataBP uses FIPS approved encryption.

You know you have to backup your data but it’s a headache managing tape.  There are numerous online and tape-free alternatives, but who should you trust with your critical data?  Look no further than CU*Answers Network Services, the same company hundreds of credit unions trust every day to secure over $5B in data assets.

Network Services’ DataBP features state-of-the-art technology including high-speed disk-based Network Attached Storage (NAS) solutions to provide continuous data protection backups as frequently as every 15 minutes for rapid data recovery and multiple restore points.

Available offsite data storage at redundant high-availability data centers provides advanced protection even against the physical loss of your servers or facilities.

Instant Virtualization technology can bring failed servers back online in as little as 30 minutes.

DataBP feature set

Your Data is Always Secure

FIPS approved industry-standard 256-bit AES data encryption protects your data from prying eyes both during backup data transfers and at rest on the backup systems.

Continuous Monitoring

Continuous monitoring and management by CU*Answers Network Services’Network Operations Center means you can rest easy. We respond automatically to alerts to ensure your backups are executing as planned and perform regular restores to test the integrity of your backups.

Available Secure Offsite Storage

Layer your data protection with secure offsite replication of your backups using 128-bit TLS and 256-bit AES encryption. Replicating backups offsite ensures business continuity and data availability in the event of a total loss of facilities. If necessary, we will restore your data to a system and overnight it to your business recovery facility to get you back online quickly.

Available Automatic Secure Offsite Storage.

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DataBP Key Features:

  • Continuous Data Protection (backups as often as every 15 minutes)
  • Instant Virtualization technology can bring your server back online in as little as 30 minutes
  • Advanced support for SQL Server and Exchange
  • “Bare-Metal” system recovery even to dissimilar hardware
  • Low-cost optional off-site storage of backups

Start Sleeping Better Today!

Contact CU*Answers Network Services today at support@cuanswers.com and ask how DataBP can provide your organization with Continuous Data Protection.

Updated
February 22, 2016

Announcing a Special Promotion for the Cisco 2900 Router Upgrade

Announcing a Special Promotion for the Cisco 2900 Router Upgrade

Cisco has announced the End of Life for the 2900 series routers. Your credit union may currently have these routers in use for connectivity to CU*Answers. To assist credit unions in upgrading this equipment, CU*Answers will be offering a special discount until March 31st.  This discount will reduce the router from its normal price of… Read more »

Feb 25, 2021

RESCHEDULED – A Note From the Help Desk: SonicWall Global Management System Maintenance

RESCHEDULED – A Note From the Help Desk: SonicWall Global Management System Maintenance

ATTENTION NETWORK SERVICES FIREWALL MANAGEMENT CLIENTS Originally scheduled for Sunday, March 14th from 12:00 PM to Midnight ET, this maintenance has been rescheduled and will occur tonight, February 24th, from 11:00 PM to 8:00 AM ET. SonicWALL Global Management System Maintenance What Are We Doing? We will be upgrading the Sonicwall Global Management System (SGMS)…. Read more »

Feb 24, 2021

A Note from Network Services: Patching Completed for the Recent UNIX and Linux Sudo Vulnerability

A Note from Network Services: Patching Completed for the Recent UNIX and Linux Sudo Vulnerability

On Tuesday, January 26, a vulnerability was announced which affected UNIX and Linux operation systems running Sudo versions prior to 1.9.5p2.  This vulnerability affected user privilege management services.  For further details on this, please refer to our previous announcement. We have patched all CU*Answers and client servers affected by this vulnerability.  Guapples, which are not… Read more »

Jan 29, 2021

A Note from Network Services on the Recent UNIX and Linux Sudo Vulnerability

A Note from Network Services on the Recent UNIX and Linux Sudo Vulnerability

Yesterday, January 26, a vulnerability was announced affecting UNIX and Linux operating systems running Sudo versions prior to 1.9.5p2.  This vulnerability affects user privilege management services. Initial reports indicate this vulnerability is difficult to exploit remotely, and there is no evidence this vulnerability has been used to attack any systems managed by CU*Answers.  As with… Read more »

Jan 27, 2021

AdvantageCIO launches merger technology planning service

AdvantageCIO, a division of CU*Answers, recently announced it has launched a new credit union merger technology planning service to guide executives through the challenges of combining disparate networks into one secure and cost-effective combined network. The service reviews existing network configurations at both credit unions, inventories equipment and communications, identifies areas for optimization, and provides […]

Jan 22, 2021

A Note from Network Services: A Follow Up on the Recent Orion SolarWinds Vulnerability

A Note from Network Services: A Follow Up on the Recent Orion SolarWinds Vulnerability

Many of our clients continue to be pressured by state and federal regulators regarding the Orion SolarWinds breach, and have asked CU*Answers for additional clarification regarding our process since announcement of the attack.  As you may recall, CU*Answers announced on December 16 that we do not use Orion SolarWinds and are not directly affected by… Read more »

Jan 5, 2021

Have a question for CU*Answers? Who do you call?

Have a question for CU*Answers?  Who do you call?

At CU*Answers, we know how important it is that your Credit Union gets the appropriate help in order to meet your day-to-day data processing needs.  When you don’t know exactly who to call, we recommend that you get started by reaching out to either the Client Services and Education Team or the Network Services Team…. Read more »

Jan 5, 2021

A Note From the Help Desk: SonicWall Global Management System Maintenance

A Note From the Help Desk: SonicWall Global Management System Maintenance

ATTENTION NETWORK SERVICES FIREWALL MANAGEMENT CLIENTS SonicWALL Global Management System Maintenance What Are We Doing? We will be performing an upgrade to the platform that manages and reports on firewall and remote access activity, the SonicWall Global Management System (SGMS). Why Are We Doing This? We are performing this upgrade to ensure the continued reliable… Read more »

Dec 30, 2020

A Note From the Help Desk: SGMS Firewall Management

A Note From the Help Desk: SGMS Firewall Management

ATTENTION NETWORK SERVICES FIREWALL MANAGEMENT CLIENTS SGMS Firewall Management What Happened? On December 13th, we performed an upgrade of the Sonicwall Global Management System (SGMS).  Following this upgrade, it was discovered that the task execution functionality was not working properly. How Will This Impact You? Options for logging and reporting were not impacted by the… Read more »

Dec 17, 2020

A Note from Network Services Regarding the Recent Orion SolarWinds Vulnerability

A Note from Network Services Regarding the Recent Orion SolarWinds Vulnerability

CU*Answers has received inquiries from clients regarding the much-publicized Orion SolarWinds vulnerability, and the risk this potential breach may present across the cooperative.  CU*Answers does not use or manage the Orion SolarWinds product internally or at any client sites.  If your credit union is affected by the Orion SolarWinds vulnerability, we recommend taking steps provided… Read more »

Dec 16, 2020