Tag: business continuity

The frustrations of a bad backup, business continuity, and DR strategy Picture this scenario. You’re sitting at your desk minding your own business (reading Reddit….) when all of a sudden, everything stops working. You can’t get your data, the systems won’t open………….and what the heck is this thing called CRYPTOLOCKER and how did it encrypt […]

Importance of IT Compliance Compliance in IT is an important topic today. Many IT departments struggle with it as regulations create additional processes and documentation work. For example, IT service providers or even IT departments use certifications around the ISO 27000 family to present themselves as security compliant and ready to provide a strong position […]

Approaching Disaster Recovery When IT teams begin to approach disaster recovery, thoughts immediately go to purchasing a building and filling it with people and equipment. The capital and operational expenses are beyond significant, so much so, that most of the time it is left out of the budget. This is especially true for organizations that […]

Disaster Recovery Failures Recently, we have seen many headlines of major IT downtime outages. Southwest Airlines, Delta Airlines, Facebook, and many more have all been victims with the costs in the millions. Although your costs may not be as substantial, have no doubt they have a huge impact and cost. Determining your cost can sometimes […]

Do you have a plan in place for when things such as “Snow Days” effect your business? We can’t all be like the postal service, which has the unofficial motto of Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers
from the swift completion of their appointed rounds. But can we at […]