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DEFINITION: A disaster recovery plan (DRP) - sometimes referred to as a business continuity plan (BCP) or business process contingency plan (BPCP) - describes how an organization is to deal with potential disasters. Just as a disaster is an event that makes the continuation of normal functions impossible, a disaster recovery plan consists of the precautions taken so that the effects of a disaster will be minimized  … 
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The New Five 9s: Achieving Big Iron Storage Availability with Commodity Storage Hardware
sponsored by Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper from ESG takes a look at software-defined storage (SDS) in the enterprise and how it can help organizations achieve "five 9s" (99.999%) availability.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Nexenta

Global Real Estate Firm Gets a New Lease on Business Continuity with Veeam
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines how the global real estate firm CBRE Group, Inc. was able to come up with a solution that not only filled the gaps left unaddressed by their legacy backup solution for reliable availability, but also allowed them to optimize their WAN connectivity at the same time.
Posted: 13 Nov 2014 | Published: 13 Nov 2014

Veeam Software

Keep Mission Critical Applications Online and Your Data Secure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Are you searching for a way to keep mission-critical apps online and your data secure? This quick infographic offers insight into security challenges that may affect your organization and a tool to help conquer these obstacles.
Posted: 13 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

IBM

A Virtualization Journey: a Near-Disaster to an Advanced Disaster Recovery Solution
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how one organization was able to virtualize their server environment, which helped to ensure that they was able to bounce back from a disaster and experienced zero downtime even after a fire put all of their on-premise servers out of commission.
Posted: 12 Nov 2014 | Published: 12 Nov 2014

VMware

Disaster Recovery: Any Way You Want It
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This valuable whitepaper explores new DR solutions that are simple and inexpensive to implement, manage, procure, and operate.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

VMware

Protecting Your Company From a Data Disaster
sponsored by LabTech Software
WHITE PAPER: Unexpected data loss can occur at any time. Whether due to natural disasters such as floods and tornadoes or to more common events such as water main breaks and hardware failures, the consequences of data loss can be extensive and far-reaching. It's up to you to educate your users and ensure a proper backup and disaster recovery plan is in place.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

LabTech Software

Top 5 Reasons for Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper explores five reasons you need to consider cloud-based disaster recovery.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

CDW Corporation

TechTips: How to Get Started with VMware vCloud Air Disaster Recovery
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Download this exclusive whitepaper now for 10 tech tips for setting up a successful disaster recovery service.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

CDW Corporation

5 Keys to Successfully Sell Business Continuity as a Service
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines five key capabilities service providers MSPs need to address when it comes to providing business continuity services.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

Datto, Inc.

Active Directory Forest Disaster Recovery. What You Don't Know WILL Hurt You
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper arms you with case study documented warning signs to look out for and to address before AD forest disaster occurs. Download now and prepare yourself against a company business failure.
Posted: 05 Nov 2014 | Published: 01 Oct 2014

Dell Software

Downtime Costs How Much? Calculating the Business Value of Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive e-book is designed to help put you on the path to developing an effective backup and disaster recovery plan that will be seen as a strategic tool to your company's success.
Posted: 04 Nov 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell, Inc.

Aligning your Business needs with Veeam Backup & Replication
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Read through this in-depth white paper to find out how critical your data and systems are to your company, and how this vendor's backup and replication solution can provide you with superior data protection.
Posted: 31 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Veeam Software

Prepare Now and Save Later: Guide to Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Implementation
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this in-depth white paper to find out how this backup and replication solution helps organizations plan and implement a disaster recovery and business continuity that is capable of supporting their demanding data centers.
Posted: 31 Oct 2014 | Published: 01 Aug 2014

Veeam Software

Top 5 Reasons to Deploy VMware Horizon Air Desktop DR for Workforce Continuity
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read on to discover the top five reasons to deploy a cloud-hosted virtual desktop and apps service to protect your organization if a natural or manmade disaster should occur.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

VMware

Ensuring Fast Failover and Disaster Recovery for Virtualized Enterprise Applications
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the effectiveness of integrating Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization with Symantec Cluster Server to address application high availability and disaster recovery for virtualized environments.
Posted: 24 Oct 2014 | Published: 24 Oct 2014

Symantec Corporation

Business Continuity/ Disaster Recovery for Virtualized Tier 1 Applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about how VMware can help provide the continuity and recovery capabilities you need to keep your virtual environment running.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager™ 5.0 Performance and Best Practices
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides SRM performance data and recommendations so that you can architect an efficient strategy that minimizes recovery time for your environment.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

5 Steps to Worry-Free Endpoint Backup and Data Migration
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides five steps to worry-free endpoint backup and data migration, including identifying your basic endpoint backup needs.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

Code42

The ABCs of Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Peak 10
WHITE PAPER: This glossary of disaster recovery terms helps your organization develop a plan by providing you with some of the commonly used term you should know.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

Peak 10

Ready for Disaster the HIPAA-compliant Way
sponsored by Peak 10
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to get more details on planning for disaster while meeting HIPAA requirements.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Peak 10

Are you on the wrong side of disaster recovery?
sponsored by Peak 10
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides the results of a survey meant to highlight how many companies have a DR plan and whether they test it frequently enough. Know what your organization needs to be prepared for disaster.
Posted: 07 Oct 2014 | Published: 07 Oct 2014

Peak 10

Top 5 Reasons for Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to find out the top five reasons to implement a cloud-based disaster recovery solution.
Posted: 01 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

VMware

What Impact Will Downtime have on your Bottom Line?
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive infographic explores downtime and outages and shows you how you can protect your organization.
Posted: 01 Oct 2014 | Published: 01 Oct 2014

Rackspace

Building The Always - On, Always - Available Enterprise
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the 3 steps to take to get on the path to running 24x7x365 services. Read on to learn how you can calculate the cost of downtime, measure availability effectively, and match business needs to the appropriate technologies.
Posted: 29 Sep 2014 | Published: 11 Jun 2014

SUSE

SAP HANA® – High Availability FAQ
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In today's reality business cannot stop and data must always be accessible. Learn how SAP HANA can protect data and ensure business continuity in the most demanding mission-critical enterprise environments.
Posted: 24 Sep 2014 | Published: 24 Sep 2014

SAP America, Inc.
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DISASTER PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  and the organization will be able to either maintain or quickly resume mission-critical functions. Typically, disaster recovery planning involves an analysis of business processes and continuity needs; it may also include a significant focus on disaster prevention.Ask your questions about disaster recovery at ITKnowledgeExchange.comDisaster recovery is becoming an increasingly important aspect of enterprise computing. As devices, systems, and networks become ever more complex, there are simply more things that can go wrong. As a consequence, recovery plans have also become more complex. According … 
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