February 5, 2021
Cloud Migration Benefits in the Modern Era Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, cloud adoption was on the rise as businesses focused on digital transformation to keep pace with their competitors. After 2020’s sharp increase in work-from-home arrangements, the demand for cloud has grown even more, with Deloitte predicting cloud revenue growth to remain above 30% from now through 2025.1 Cloud migration benefits have become […]
December 11, 2019
The Role of Cloud in Disaster Recovery One of the most significant mistakes a business can make is neglecting to create a disaster recovery (DR) plan. The “it’ll never happen to me” mentality is all too prevalent. (Take it from us – we’ve seen the effects of not having a plan in place for a damaging event.) The “disaster” in disaster recovery doesn’t just mean a flood or a fire – disaster can come in the form of hum[…]
June 24, 2019
How AI May Play a Role in Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Enterprises can no longer justify the absence of a detailed and well-rehearsed disaster recovery and business continuity plan. From cyber security threats that are in constant flux to the risk of an employee error or a natural disaster, business leaders are aware of the many types of vulnerabilities in their organizations. In many cases, enterprises have also done a careful cos[…]
March 18, 2019
How to Approach a Disaster Recovery Strategy You may not think of a major disruption as a disastrous event, but it affects your organization in the same way a natural disaster could. Disruptions keep employees from accessing critical files and customers from getting what they need when they need it. If an organization doesn’t recover from a disruption within three months of the event, they are more likely to shut down. It[…]
January 22, 2019
Four Steps for Creating a Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Plan As frequent headlines about natural disasters like wildfires in California or Hurricane Harvey in Houston demonstrate, the need for a business continuity and disaster recovery plan is real. What seemed an unlikely event just a few years ago now seems imminent. Natural disasters are debilitating in an age where companies rely heavily on digital tools and processes. From power ou[…]
September 10, 2018
Protect Your Organization With a Disaster Recovery Strategy A minute of downtime doesn’t sound like much, but an IT disruption, even if it lasts moments, can be costly. Disaster recovery efforts are leading the way in helping companies prepare for and prevent the worst. Organizations do not enjoy the idea of the worst IT event that can happen to them, yet few spend time and money to prevent it. This is what leads to many just crossing t[…]
August 20, 2018
Building a Business Continuity Strategy in Five Steps Cloud adoption allows enterprises to create significant disruption in their business processes, resulting in cost savings and competitive advantages in customer experience and productivity. The balance of these advances is the broadening of the security plane in any given organization; there are many more endpoints and opportunities for a security breach. Enterprises are priori[…]
July 20, 2016
Building an Effective Disaster Recovery Solution in the Cloud Companies today depend on continuous uptime. Outages, whether they occur due to natural disasters or (more commonly) from operational mistakes, software problems, or hardware failures, are nearly impossible to avoid. Building an effective disaster recovery (DR) solution and business continuity (BC) plan is crucial for preventing lost revenue and maintaining buyer confidence. Tr[…]
June 22, 2016
Using RTO and RPO to Effectively Establish Business Continuity With the growing dependence on technology, instituting applicable methods for controlling unexpected downtime is rapidly becoming a mission critical task for most businesses. Good disaster recovery procedures will ensure that hardware, applications, and other tools return to normal, but without a business continuity strategy, companies may face ruinous consequences from lost da[…]
May 5, 2016
Understanding and Meeting Modern Business Continuity Requirements As businesses struggle to keep pace with consumer expectations and enterprises rely more heavily on continuous access to crucial information, the need for effective data storage and backup recovery continues to grow. Companies require business continuity strategies that ensure accessibility and prevent the revenue losses that occur from downtime or corrupted data. Universal Con[…]