6 Simple Steps to Business Continuity in a Disaster

Disaster can strike anytime, anywhere. No business owners likes to think of what may happen in the event critical processes and information are compromised, but developing a plan of action is the most proactive approach a company can take. Consider how your business might preserve core functions and integrity in the event of: Data loss or damage Flood or fire Downtime of critical technology systems Loss of key members Loss

Business Continuity – One of the Keys to Maintaining Success

Business Continuity - One of the Keys to Maintaining Success

In a global world, a company may find themselves competing with organizations, not just around the block or in another state, but perhaps with other businesses halfway across the globe. With more competition than ever, no reputable company wants to gain a fly-by-night reputation with the public. This is where focusing on business continuity comes into play. What does an organization need to do to cultivate a reputation that says

Cloud Disaster Recovery: 5 Key Steps to Secure Your Data

Benefits of Using Cloud Servers

Hosting applications on the cloud is tempting many IT organisations for sundry reasons like availing benefits from data centers, backup power sources and other capabilities that till lately only established IT organisations could afford. Pay-as-you-go culture or guaranteed availability makes cloud adoption an easy and unperturbed choice for many SMBs and large scale organisations. Many hosting providers maintain compound data centers, so decision makers often assume disaster recovery to be

What Does a Typical Contingency Plan Outline Look Like?

What Does a Typical Contingency Plan Outline Look Like?

Part of running a modern business is planning for the quick recovery of your business’ computer processes in the event of an emergency. In the past, when the computers went down, they just went down. According to this article, organizations create contingency plans, sometimes called a “Plan B,” to prepare for something bad that could affect the organization’s ability to function. Developing an effective contingency plan is essential for any

Prepare Early for Hurricane Season with Continuity of Operations Planning

Prepare Early for Hurricane Season with Continuity of Operations Planning

If you’re a small business recently opening here in Florida, you’re just as vulnerable to disasters as the big companies surrounding you. Not all small businesses new to the Florida area understand that continuity of operations planning has a more dire importance because of the threats of hurricanes. However, it goes beyond hurricanes to the point of general disaster possibilities sometimes coming out of left field. According to this article,