For today’s businesses of all sizes, data loss prevention should be standard. There shouldn’t be debate anymore about how data loss is a real, common problem for small businesses and startups. Instead, businesses should implement appropriate prevention strategies.
This is especially important for startups. According to research from Small Business Trends, 58 percent of small businesses are not prepared for data loss. If they lose data, 60 percent of small businesses will shut down within six months of the incident.
Many startups and small businesses are taking a proactive approach to data loss prevention within their organizations. “When it comes to your company’s data, it’s always better to be safe than sorry,” the Small Business Trends article says. “Otherwise you run the risk of suffering huge losses.