Four in five organizations in the Americas are subject to at least one set of data privacy regulations, slightly higher than our global results. But this focus on privacy and protection is clearly key to American IT teams. Nearly half of respondents back up every day, 5% more than their peers around the globe. Twenty percent of IT pros then test these backups at least once a week (up 4%), resulting in a 7% decrease in data loss and downtime compared to our global findings. In the past year, have you suffered data loss or downtime?