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CARTOON: What’s the milk, bread, and eggs of your disaster recovery plan?

It’s hurricane season again, so hopefully you’ve prepared by updating your disaster recovery and business continuity plans to be ready for any disaster that might come your way. While the character in our cartoon may have taken his boss’s request the wrong way, he had the right idea: Cover the essentials first. What’s the milk, […]

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10 DR Laws For Fully-Recoverable Production Environments

After years of experience delivering world-class disaster recovery (DR) services, we’ve whittled down what we’ve learned into 10 clear-cut rules for DR that every IT manager can live by. In fact, these 10 laws should go viral across your IT landscape to ensure a fully-recoverable production environment.  Don’t confuse backups with data recovery Having a […]

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Unexpected Costs Can Give You A Cloud Hangover

You’ve heard the hype: “The cloud will save you money.” “Eliminate capital expenses from your budget with the cloud.” “A cloud-based operational expense model will dramatically lower your costs.” On the basis of statements like these, businesses of every size – from local companies to global enterprises – have joined the cloud party. Unfortunately, when […]

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Leverage AWS And Scale Your Cloud Recovery Solution As Your Business Evolves

It’s finally here! Today, Sungard Availability Services and Amazon Web Services (AWS) – market leaders in Managed Cloud Recovery Services and Public Cloud – announced an integrated end-to-end Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BC/DR) solution that’s incredibly flexible and affordable. This new solution is the perfect combination for three reasons: It offers you the flexibility [...]

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