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Friday, December 8, 2017
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


IT Training Room in the lower level of Residence Hall A, accessible through the building's south entrance.

Best Practices for File Management and Data Back-Up

Cloud Storage Technology

Free workshop open to Adelphi students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Interested in managing your data better? This workshop will provide an overview of tips and techniques for managing your data more efficiently, including backup procedures, effective file names, data security and data documentation strategies.

What we’ll cover:

  • Adelphi’s H: / and I: / Share Drives
  • File Management
    • Know your primary
    • Folder Tactics
    • Being Consistent
  • What’s a backup?
    • Primary vs. Backups
    • The 3-2-1 Rule
    • Threats to your data
    • Lifecycle
    • Where does your data live?

» Register for this Data Management workshop

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