World Backup Day
Sun, Mar 31, 2024

World Backup Day

World Backup Day is a worldwide holiday dedicated to backups. This state-of-the-art technology allows us to secure data. Computers are machines that are prone to breakdowns. You should always be prepared for any situation. If something happens to the device, the probability of irretrievable loss of a huge amount of important data is high. For this reason, backing up is the best way to protect the information you need from loss. The holiday is celebrated every year on March 31.


World Backup Day was established in 2011. In the beginning it was a small action, the purpose of which was to encourage people to use backup technology more actively. Later the holiday became very popular and began to be celebrated all over the world.

There are several methods of backup. Backup data to another physical medium or cloud storage is in high demand among users. By transferring the data to a virtual data storage that is closed to everyone (except the user himself), the data can be accessed at any time, regardless of the current state of the device that you used for copying.

Interesting facts

  • According to experts, more than 85% of users use backup technologies.
  • If you use your computer for personal needs and have little data, it is still advisable to back them up at least once a year. For people whose work involves the use of computers, it is advisable to do the procedure at least 3 times a year.
  • According to surveys, about 65% of users said that they had lost some information as a result of computer malfunction or failure.

How to celebrate

Use backup technology on this day to prevent the loss of important data. Learn more about how this technology works.

Spread the word on social media. Ask users how often they back up?

When is World Backup Day Celebrated in 2024?

World Backup Day is associated with the anticipation of happiness and joy. It is observed on March the 31st each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Sunday March 31 2024
Monday March 31 2025