A disaster recovery plan is the documented and "rehearsed" process involved in restoring your critical IT operations in the event of suffering a massive data and / or operational loss.
It is therefore essential that every organization has a disaster recovery plan, and has it documented and practiced regularly so that it can be actioned WHEN (not if) required.
" It is fact that 43% of organizations suffering a complete data loss will never reopen, 51% close within two years and only 6% survive long-term ."
Most equipment is easily replaceable, insurance companies provide this service, but what about your company data, system configuration, software or even just your general system up time? Can you put a price on losing all of these business components or even just some? If your office was to suffer a disaster as listed above, could you answer the following questions:
The above information is just a sample of what is required to formulate an effective and reliable backup system and disaster recovery plan. When engaged, an Epic IT consultant will be meet you face to face to specify, design and develop an effective disaster recovery environment that will ensure business continuity no matter what event your organization endures.
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