Tag: dr plan

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 […]

Once again, in 2016 some of the major cloud providers and IT companies had system failures that drastically affected clients on a large scale. It is as important as ever to have a cloud provider with a track record of critical system uptime and a 100% uptime SLA guarantee. Careful about that guarantee to make […]

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 […]