How to support business continuity in the cloud

Tech Republic Cloud

Combining cloud-based DR processes with on-premises data centers allows for improved business operations and improved recovery time if disaster strikes

Revisiting Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

Information Week

Best-of-class DR/BC plans cover both IT and the business. Unfortunately, in many companies, the emphasis for recovery is on the IT, and not on business operations

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Ukraine's IT Pros Tell Their Stories of Bombing & Business Continuity

Information Week

Tech workers tell us how they're using their talents to continue business, protect co-workers, and defend their country during wartime. People write in the corporate Slack about their air-raid warnings.' An InformationWeek Special Report by Richard Pallardy, with contributions from tech journalists from the Ukrainian independent media

Business Continuity Planning: The Pandemic Wake-Up Call

Information Week

Ensuring continuity of operations in the face of unforeseen disruptions must be a top priority going forward. Is your organization in good shape

Cameyo teams up with Google to launch business continuity solution for ransomware

Venture Beast

Today, Cameyo and Google announced the launch of a new rapid recovery business continuity service that’s designed to help enterprises defend against ransomware attacks.

7 Business Continuity Lessons Any Organization Can Learn

Information Week

Here are some habits that organizations can apply to overcome the challenges, keep employees safe, manage risk and come through any crisis, stronger than ever

How New Technology Can Boost DR and Business Continuity

Data Center Knowledge

Now, learn how it can impact your disaster recovery and business continuity planning. Featured business continuity cloud Disaster Recovery Virtualization The evolution of the data center has brought many new enhancements.

Revising Data Backup and Business Continuity Handbook

Data Center Knowledge

Channel partners can help data centers move past traditional, non-reliable backup methods to modern solutions that ensure business continuity in the face of disaster Read More. Industry Perspectives

Cloud-Based Business Continuity Hits Trifecta: Availability, Affordability, Portability

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud-based business continuity typically runs a fraction of the cost of traditional alternatives because it leverages scale and the low-cost, pay-as-you-go economics of the cloud. Read More. Industry Perspectives

COVID-19 demonstrates the need for disaster recovery and business continuity plans

Tech Republic Security

The coronavirus may put organizations at risk through short staffing or unavailable workers and services, but disaster recovery and business continuity plans can help sustain business operations

Combining Cloud With Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

Data Center Knowledge

The cloud can play a powerful role in your disaster recovery strategy Read More. Cloud Computing Disaster Recovery

Rover’s business continues to bounce back in first earnings report as public company

GeekWire

Rover’s gross bookings value, or GBV, reflects the total value of services booked on its platform in a given time period. The measure reached an all-time high of $134 million in the second quarter, up 18% from the second quarter of 2019, before the pandemic. Rover Graphic).

IBM Opens Largest U.S. Business Continuity Center in North Carolina

Data Center Knowledge

Monitise signed as first customer of Research Triangle Park facility Read More. Disaster Recovery Featured IBM North Carolina Research Triangle

What is the Difference Between Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery?

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - What is the Difference Between Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery? Blizzards, hurricanes, and rainstorms occur every year, affecting businesses, homes, and institutions. To succeed, you need various strategies for disaster recovery and business continuity. Understanding Business Continuity. Effects of natural and man-made disasters to businesses and institutions need to be mitigated appropriately.

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity: Putting Your Plan in Place

Data Center Knowledge

Where would your business be without electricity? One in 3 companies have declared a disaster in the past five years, writes Ray Emirzian of docSTAR. So if you think it can’t happen to you, think again. Read More. Industry Perspectives

Building a Business Continuity Plan: You Will Need One

Data Center Knowledge

Big catastrophic events are not your most probable threat to business continuity. In reality, smaller, disruptive events can cause the same damaging effect and are far more likely to occur, writes David Van Allen of INetU. He says you can plan for these "expected" outages. Industry Perspectives

Security Think Tank: Add risk of DNS attack to business continuity plan

Computer Weekly

What are the main security risks associated with DNS and how are these best mitigated

Vaping Business Continues to Register Growth in Spite of Ban on Tobacco

IT Toolbox

In 2016, the sale of vaping products surged by 50 percent to hit �1 billion and its continued to be on an upward trajectory in the foreseeable future

Work Starts to Combine eFolder, Axcient Into Business Continuity Giant

Data Center Knowledge

Business DealsExecs start pulling together an entity with 4,000 partner MSPs, 50,000 customers, and 300 employees. Read More.

Five Questions on Mobile Collaboration That Will Support Your Business Continuity

Data Center Knowledge

There are five questions every IT team should ask about the role of mobility in business continuity and data backup plans, writes Ryan Kalember of WatchDox. Read More. Industry Perspectives

Uber posts $1.8 billion quarterly loss as ridesharing business continues to suffer

TechSpot

Uber’s losses persist as the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic continues to ravage the company’s ridesharing division

Why Business Continuity is the Final Word in the ‘Build vs Buy’ Debate

Data Center Knowledge

The critical nature of the data center, combined with unprecedented economic pressures, means that outsourcing infrastructure is the only route to success. Read More. Industry Perspectives

How to handle business continuity in a crisis

Network World

Keeping the lights on Image by Thinkstock Most businesses are critically reliant upon their IT systems. In the worst case, the business will be unable to continue functioning. If these systems go down due to a natural disaster, temporary power outage, loss of data center, ransomware or hacker attack, lost or corrupted files, or an application failure due to a software virus, the results can inflict significant financial harm.

Lessons Learned From The Recent British Airways Outage

Forrester IT

You need to be aware of the risks to your own technology and business and defend against them before they harm your business and your customers. Business continuity. Automation Business continuity Disaster recovery IT Infrastructure RedundancyLike many others, we are trying to wrap our heads around the recent British Airways outage , an event so far-reaching and arguably avoidable that it's difficult to believe such a thing can happen -- yet it did.

Cloudburst: Hard lessons learned from the OVH datacenter blaze

Venture Beast

Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page backup and recovery business continuity cloud cloud security data center disaster recoveryA burning datacenter is a textbook case of why robust data backup plans are needed. Turns out many were not ready. Here’s how to solve that. Read More.

BC & DR Pros, We Need Your Help!

Forrester IT

Each year, Forrester Research and the Disaster Recovery Journal team up to launch a study examining the state of business resiliency. Each year, we focus on a particular resiliency domain: IT disaster recovery, business continuity, or overall enterprise risk management. Read more Categories: Business continuity. business technology resiliency.

Battle-Tested IT: Business continuity during uncertain times

Nutanix

As the global response to COVID-19 evolves, we are adapting to an ever-changing environment that forces us to think differently

Software bug to blame for global internet outage, Fastly says

Venture Beast

Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page business continuity category-/Business & Industrial category-/Computers & Electronics category-/Internet & Telecom cdn Fastly network outage

Ensure Business Continuity with Wipro virtuadesk?? Powered by Nutanix

Nutanix

Almost every business has a continuity plan to ensure that critical IT systems continue to function, and employees continue to work after disaster strikes. These plans often shift work to other locations or regions

Fountainhead: Pointers for IT Business Continuity & Pandemics

Fountainhead

Pointers for IT Business Continuity & Pandemics. But how would this affect business operations? Most business continuity / continuity of operations (BC/COOP) focus on keeping the IT portion of the business running. Business Models. (1). Pointers for IT Business Continuity & Pandemics. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing.

Kronos Ransomware Attack Reveals How Your Customers Will React

SecureWorld News

Given that it may take up to several weeks to restore system availability, we strongly recommend that you evaluate and implement alternative business continuity protocols related to the affected UKG solutions.". Kronos ransomware attack: what about business continuity?

HCI Breaks Through Traditional Barriers to Ensuring Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Nutanix

HCI ushered in a new model for building IT solutions, causing a dramatic shift in the way companies are thinking about supporting business critical operations, both live and in the case of disaster

AWS Outage: From Incident Response Tools to Package Delivery

SecureWorld News

As the outage dragged into Tuesday afternoon, it became clear that AWS was still unsure how long normal service restoration might take: [12:34 PM PST] "We continue to experience increased API error rates for multiple AWS Services in the US-EAST-1 Region.

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Calling Business Resilience Pros!

Forrester's Customer Insights

Each year, Forrester Research and the Disaster Recovery Journal team up to launch a study examining the state of business resiliency. We focus on a different, rotating resiliency domain each year: IT disaster recovery, business continuity, or overall enterprise risk management.

Ensure Business Continuity with Wipro virtuadesk?? Powered by Nutanix

Nutanix

Almost every business has a continuity plan to ensure that critical IT systems continue to function, and employees continue to work after disaster strikes. These plans often shift work to other locations or regions

Ensure Business Continuity with Wipro virtuadesk?? Powered by Nutanix

Nutanix

Almost every business has a continuity plan to ensure that critical IT systems continue to function, and employees continue to work after disaster strikes. These plans often shift work to other locations or regions

Battle-Tested IT: Business continuity during uncertain times

Nutanix

As the global response to COVID-19 evolves, we are adapting to an ever-changing environment that forces us to think differently

Battle-Tested IT: Business continuity during uncertain times

Nutanix

As the global response to COVID-19 evolves, we are adapting to an ever-changing environment that forces us to think differently

HCI Breaks Through Traditional Barriers to Ensuring Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Nutanix

HCI ushered in a new model for building IT solutions, causing a dramatic shift in the way companies are thinking about supporting business critical operations, both live and in the case of disaster

Corporate Climate Action Technologies Heat Up

Forrester's Customer Insights

The impacts of climate change are already affecting people and businesses today. Age of the Customer Business Continuity Climate Action GRC - Governance, Risk, And Compliance Sustainability Adaptable AI climate action climate change climate risk innovation sustainability

Contact centers reacted to Covid-19 quite well. Its now time to respond with the same rigor.

Forrester's Customer Insights

In my view, most contact centers dealt with Covid-19 challenges with an amazing tenacity and resourcefulness in solving for people, technology, and business continuity. pandemic BPOs Business Continuity contact center Insight Driven BPOs pandemic recovery

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HCI Breaks Through Traditional Barriers to Ensuring Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Nutanix

HCI ushered in a new model for building IT solutions, causing a dramatic shift in the way companies are thinking about supporting business critical operations, both live and in the case of disaster

Dependability Demands Of Your VDI Infrastructure Are Skyrocketing

Forrester's Customer Insights

Either of these approaches is a rushed response to an evolving business continuity risk, as a significant percentage of employees are now forced to work remotely. Your IT continuity risks are […].