2017 IT Essentials: Disaster Recovery Plan

When disaster strikes, organizations need to put their business continuity plans into action and recover their IT systems as quickly as possible. Failing to do so can have serious financial and reputational repercussions. Despite this, investments in disaster recovery are set aside each year for high-tech IT investments, and every year […]

By | 2018-05-29T05:41:52+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Business, Cloud Services, Security|Comments Off on 2017 IT Essentials: Disaster Recovery Plan

What Do Analytics Have to Do with Your Disaster Recovery Plan?

Data is vital to your business. It’s how you keep records, track activities, and function as a business in general. However, with all of the data that your business generates on a regular basis, it can be difficult to keep everything backed up at all times. Fortunately, there is a […]

By | 2016-11-21T16:00:47+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Business, Business Value|Comments Off on What Do Analytics Have to Do with Your Disaster Recovery Plan?

7 Reasons Why You Need a Disaster Recovery Plan

Many business owners think they can get away with not having a disaster recoveryopens in a new window plan, or only minimal protection of their assets. Here’s something to make you think twice about that strategy: 20% of businesses will experience a failure (flood, fire, outage, etc) in a given year, and […]

By | 2018-05-25T06:53:32+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Business Continuity, Business Value, Cloud Services|Comments Off on 7 Reasons Why You Need a Disaster Recovery Plan

How to Avoid Your Own Delta IT disaster

Earlier this year, thousands of Delta passengers worldwide were grounded due to a power outage that halted critical IT operations. This was a huge problem not only for the many delayed travelers, but for the airline company itself. Within three days, the airline company canceled around 2300 flights and paid millions […]

By | 2016-09-14T15:00:02+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Business, Business Value, Cloud Services, Security|Comments Off on How to Avoid Your Own Delta IT disaster

Can Your Business Survive A Disaster?

Disasters. They do happen -- it’s only a matter of ‘when’. While most businesses acknowledge it, surveys show that only one in four companies worldwide have adequate protection in the event of a major disruption. We’re not talking about insurance here, but a Disaster Recovery (DR) plan that could save you thousands of dollars in losses and worse, a business closure. If you haven’t heard much about what DR is, this post will help you gain some insight about what it is and how it can affect the future of your business.

By | 2018-05-23T10:30:59+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Business Continuity|Comments Off on Can Your Business Survive A Disaster?

Interruption insurance for businesses

Natural disasters have increased exponentially in the last few years - something that has resulted in a number of small and medium-sized business owners turning to business interruption insurance for protection. Covering many scenarios that regular business insurance simply ignores, adequate protection can be the make-or-break factor when it comes to surviving a natural or manmade catastrophe.

By | 2018-05-23T11:14:47+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Business Continuity|Comments Off on Interruption insurance for businesses