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How Datto's Austin McChord Brings IT Systems Back From the Brink of Destruction

In short, he makes IT happen.
Austin McChord Source: Jude Edginton

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Austin McChord is the master of disaster. His data backup, recovery and business continuity company Datto defends customers around the globe against the threat of network catastrophe, safeguarding information everywhere it resides.

Datto’s Total Data Protection platform encompasses a suite of proprietary software and hardware alongside a 140-petabyte private cloud to store and restore data

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