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ALSO CALLED: Continuity Planning, BCP
DEFINITION: Business continuance (sometimes referred to as business continuity) describes the processes and procedures an organization puts in place to ensure that essential functions can continue during and after a disaster. Business continuance planning seeks to prevent interruption of mission-critical services, and to reestablish full functioning as swiftly and smoothly as possible. Although business continuance  … 
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Responding to Data Center Outages: 6 Keys to Developing an Effective Response Plan
sponsored by EverBridge Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Data Center outages cost your business both time and money, you need to be able to get back online as fast as possible. Discover 6 steps to developing a comprehensive and effective plan to identify and respond to data center outages in this white paper.
Posted: 16 Feb 2017 | Published: 16 Feb 2017

EverBridge Inc.

Software-defined storage for backup and recovery
sponsored by Hedvig Inc
WHITE PAPER: Discover a software-defined storage solution for backup and recovery with a comprehensive suite of enterprise storage capabilities like inline global deduplication, compression, snapshots, clones, and replication to help you meet any protection, disaster recovery, and availability requirement with a single solution.
Posted: 07 Feb 2017 | Published: 07 Feb 2017

Hedvig Inc

Plan Your Move to Windows 10
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Everything is moving toward Windows 10 becoming the new norm--are you ready? Access this white paper to learn how to plan a successful move to Windows 10 and how it will impact your business.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 29 Jan 2016

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Move Beyond Backup Towards the Ultimate Goal of IT Resilience
sponsored by Zerto
WHITE PAPER: Explore this white paper to learn about cloud's expanding role in data backup and disaster recovery, as well as overall business continuity.
Posted: 06 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Zerto

Hypervisor-Based Replication
sponsored by Zerto
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how three different categories of replication technologies designed for physical IT environments have critical limitations in a virtual context. Learn about a virtual-aware, software-only, tier one, enterprise-class replication solution purpose built for virtual environments.
Posted: 03 Feb 2017 | Published: 02 Feb 2017

Zerto

7 Ways It Pays To Move Backup To The Cloud
sponsored by Druva Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover these 7 points that will show you how to dramatically reduce the overall storage footprint of your organization and slash costs while gaining the efficiencies of the cloud.
Posted: 31 Jan 2017 | Published: 31 Jan 2017

Druva Software

Cloud-based Backup and Recovery Outlook Report
sponsored by Druva Software
WHITE PAPER: In this detailed outlook report, discover the elements and benefits of cloud-based backup and recovery as well as use cases and best practices surrounding implementation.
Posted: 27 Jan 2017 | Published: 21 Nov 2016

Druva Software

Carbonite: A Cornerstone For Ransomware Protection And Recovery
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: Ransomware attacks are pervasive. More than 4,000 ransomware attacks happen every day and this number is only increasing. In this white paper learn how to reduce exposure to ransomware and the best practices involved in recovering from ransomware attacks.
Posted: 30 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Carbonite

Advanced Software Defined Storage for Enterprise-Class Business Continuity
sponsored by IBM FD
WHITE PAPER: Data mirroring is an effective way of backing up data to avoid disastrous business outcomes due to disruptions such as equipment failure and natural disasters. This white paper delves into the benefits of data mirroring as well as how to measure the impact of data unavailability. Access now and discover four key requirements of data mirroring.
Posted: 14 Dec 2016 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

IBM FD

Remote and Branch Offices: Leveraging Modern Storage and Data Centers
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how remote and branch offices (ROBOs) can build the modern data center, a highly virtualized environment that leverages up-to-date storage and has a cloud strategy in place. Uncover useful tips and options for setting up critical systems like backup, recovery, replication, and more.
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 | Published: 16 Nov 2016

Veeam Software

Transform Your SAP Data and Storage Management
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a long-term, adaptable method of improving SAP data management with next-gen backup and data protection systems. Find out how to deliver real-time insights for better decision-making, enable data portability, and consolidate SAP app management and storage management under one roof.
Posted: 24 Oct 2016 | Published: 24 Oct 2016

Commvault

The Cost of Downtime: Top 5 Must-Know Facts about Backup, Recovery, & Continuity
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how SMBs can ensure business critical systems sustain minimal downtime. Uncover 5 must-know facts about disaster recovery and data protection, including disasters are seldom natural, new technologies have disrupted the backup and recovery marketplace, and 3 more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

How to Achieve Efficient Data Protection in the Cloud Era
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: To handle the challenges of ensuring a reliable disaster recovery strategy, this white paper explores some of the requirements that demand a new approach to data protection. Find out how trends like automation, convergence, self-service, and workload portability are affecting the way businesses manage and protect their data.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Commvault

Making the Case for "Always Be Testing"
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Whatever the reason, most businesses will experience at least one instance of system downtime a year. To deal with this contingency, this paper makes the case for an "Always Be Testing" (ABT) approach to DR. Find out how you can realistically implement weekly testing to ensure that your backup and data protection strategy is sound and reliable.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 14 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Will You Recover if Disaster Strikes?
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to implement a cost-effective, next-gen data protection strategy that incorporates access to the cloud. Discover how to put a reliable DR strategy in place with the 5 principles of highly effective DR.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 14 Oct 2016

Commvault

5 Ways to Get Control of Your Backup and Recovery in Today's Environment
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the idea of a single, integrated data backup, recovery, retention, search, and access platform that's designed from the beginning to be holistic. Discover 5 ways it can improve data management and help you unlock efficiency without adding complexity.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Published: 13 Oct 2016

Commvault

Creating and Testing Your IT Recovery Plan
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Testing your backups and your IT disaster recovery plan on a regular basis is important to maintain best practices and comply with data protection standards. Access this white paper to learn how to create a well-defined IT disaster recovery plan that will help you assess, test, and improve your backups and data protection.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Best Practices for Your Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Plan
sponsored by McKesson Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this expert guide, discover 10 best practice tips to ensure your disaster recovery/business continuity plan meets your enterprise's data security needs. Also learn how backup and disaster recovery, historically treated as separately, are converging to provide a more cohesive data management plan.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

McKesson Corporation

Future Proof your Data Storage with the Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Equinix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights one hybrid cloud platform with customizable end-to-end data center and cloud storage solutions. Read on and discover how this solution can provide your enterprise with secure storage for your mission-critical data and simplified backup and archiving.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 13 Apr 2016

Equinix

The Business Value of Integrated Backup Appliances
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores integrated backup appliances that enable efficient, storage-optimized data protection for data centers, remote offices, and virtual environments. Read on and learn how these appliances can simplify your enterprise's backup and deduplication strategy and maximize your IT staff time, operations, and storage investment.
Posted: 27 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Veritas

Accelerating and Broadening Disaster Recovery Protection
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how disaster recovery solutions can still be useful even when top-tier applications do not experience problems. Discover how a hybrid data management model can efficiently help you with recoveries and other storage issues without contributing to data growth problems.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

Microsoft

Information, Technology and Innovation in Business Management, Part 1: Schumpeter's Gale
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about the role and impact of information technology on management to date, and which of these recent developments will combine to have a transformative impact in the near future. Additionally, learn what to keep in mind when selecting a business analytics software option.
Posted: 16 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

The Big Bang – How cloud is changing the face of resiliency
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how the cloud may be the key to robust disaster recovery and mitigating cybersecurity threats and downtime. Read on and discover how implementing the right cloud strategy can help improve your enterprise's business continuity management and ensure stronger data protection.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

7 Reasons to Consider DRaaS
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This interactive white paper presents 7 reasons why you need a resilient, cloud-based disaster recovery plan in place to protect data and operations.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 23 Apr 2015

IBM

The Cost of a Data Breach and Impact of Business Continuity Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this report, view the impact of data breaches and observe cost trends over time. Access this global study to learn how to mitigate the chance of an attack and how proper business continuity management can reduce the costs of data breaches for your organization.
Posted: 07 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

IBM
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BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  is important for any enterprise, it may not be practical for any but the largest to maintain full functioning throughout a disaster crisis. According to many experts, the first step in business continuity planning is deciding which of the organization's functions are essential, and apportioning the available budget accordingly. Once the crucial components are identified, failover mechanisms can be put in place. New technologies, such as disk mirroring over the Internet, make it feasible for an organization to maintain up-to-date copies of data in geographically dispersed locations, so that data … 
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