Data Backup Procedures

 Respond to the following in a minimum of 275 words: 

The university you work for has several different functional areas that maintain student information and data (e.g., registrar, accounting, financial aid, academic departments, etc.). 

Discuss what role backup policies and procedures play in protecting an organization with many different departments and their data. Why is it important to back up data? What are some examples of secure policies and procedures that could be used in this scenario to protect student information?