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

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?

Keep the lights on and your business running

There is nothing worse than having a productive day at the office become undone due to a power outage. Losing power for even a single minute can have far reaching effects on your company’s operations as you need to make sure everything is running properly and all data is accounted for. While power outages can be a nuisance, with proper preparation you’ll have no trouble in persevering when the lights go off.

By | 2018-05-23T10:54:29+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Business Continuity|Comments Off on Keep the lights on and your business running

Scenarios that might require BCP action

Do you know when to invoke your Business Continuity Plan? A lot of business owners assume they know when it will be required, but the reality is that it can be hard to determine when a BCP is really necessary. It’s important you are able to assess what is taking place, and make an informed decision with regard to putting your continuity strategy into action. Here are few things you need to consider when it comes to invoking your plan.

By | 2018-05-23T11:24:14+00:00 December 12th, 2015|Business Continuity|Comments Off on Scenarios that might require BCP action