sponsored by Datalink
Posted:  27 May 2010
Published:  26 May 2010
Format:  PDF
Length:  14  Page(s)
Type:  White Paper
Language:  English

Over the last 30 years, companies have significantly changed their approach to ensuring that their businesses can continue to run in the event of a catastrophe.

In the 1970s, IT departments responsible for companies’ information-based assets focused on the recovery of the data center and associated networks. By the 1990s, the focus had shifted to business units. The commitment of management became a critical success factor in the development of business continuity plans, as both IT and the business were required to develop those plans.

As a result of 9/11, organizations extended business continuity planning to create enterprise-wide plans. Today, executive management is much more involved in ensuring the success of the plans, and the focus has shifted from power, hardware, and software outages to regulatory requirements, business requirements, and non-traditional events such as terrorist attacks.

Read this white paper to learn how business continuity and disaster recovery solutions can help you to develop a more robust enterprise.

Backups | Business Continuity Planning | Contingency Planning | Data Center Networking | Data Centers | Disaster Planning | Disaster Recovery | Enterprise Systems | Executive Management | High Availability | Regulatory Compliance | Terrorism

View All Resources sponsored by Datalink

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2014, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement