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ALSO CALLED: Disaster Management, IT Disaster Planning, Disaster Recovery Planning
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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Disaster Planning White Papers (View All Report Types)
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The Democratization of IT Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how the notion of DR has been democratized through a dramatic reduction in cost and complexity.
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Commvault

A Strategic Partner for Proactive Security
sponsored by CrowdStrike
WHITE PAPER: This brochure explains how choosing the right security partner can help you thrive in today's dangerous cybercrime environment.
Posted: 03 Aug 2015 | Published: 03 Aug 2015

CrowdStrike

Why You Need Backup and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
WHITE PAPER: This white paper makes a strong case for backup and disaster recovery and can help you to convince your clients (or your own company) that this is one of the best investments that a business can make.
Posted: 28 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Solarwinds N-able

Top 5 Reasons to Consider Disaster Recovery as a Service
sponsored by Assuritive
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the top 5 reasons to consider disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) for your organization.
Posted: 27 Jul 2015 | Published: 27 Jul 2015

Assuritive

Disasters Will Happen—Are You Ready?
sponsored by Zerto
WHITE PAPER: Check out the following checklist to uncover whether or not your data center scores high enough on the scale to avoid serious consequences due to a disaster. Access now and learn how to ensure your company's survival today.
Posted: 24 Jul 2015 | Published: 24 Jul 2015

Zerto

Fast Detection & Deep Understanding: Responding Effectively to Cyber Attacks
sponsored by BAE Systems Applied Intelligence (formerly SilverSky)
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the importance of the relationship between threat identification and security intelligence, and gives tips on how you can improve both of these factors.
Posted: 07 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence (formerly SilverSky)

The Smart Disaster Recovery Strategy for Desktops: Desktops as a Service (DaaS)
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses desktops as a service and how DaaS can be deployed to make sure that your operations can be normalized quickly in the event of catastrophe.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

A Guide to Improving Disaster Recovery With Virtualized Storage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to make your disaster recovery as effective possible by implementing storage virtualization.
Posted: 25 Jun 2015 | Published: 25 Jun 2015

IBM

When Disaster Strikes, Will Your BC/DR Plans Be Ready?
sponsored by FireHost Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores 4 critical disaster recovery assessments for your organization's cloud-based data and applications.
Posted: 25 Jun 2015 | Published: 25 Jun 2015

FireHost Inc.

What You Need to Know Now for Modern Backup
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Processor Intel® Xeon®)
WHITE PAPER: This buyer's guide describes the capabilities of an effective data backup system and gives advice for selecting one that both meets your needs and your budget.
Posted: 23 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Processor  Intel® Xeon®)

5 Reasons to Buy – Not Build – Backup Capabilities
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover five reasons why buying backup may be a better idea than building your own, and how you can take the first steps in purchasing a reliable backup solution for your clients.
Posted: 11 Jun 2015 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Datto, Inc.

Develop a Plan for Desktop DR
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic to discover several staggering results of a disaster on organizations that can seriously affect the workforce.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 22 May 2015

VMware

The Business Value and ROI of Backup
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for a comprehensive look at the business value and ROI of backup systems. Additionally, read on to learn about common backup and disaster recovery challenges and how to overcome them.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Battery Optimization Services A guide to Optimize Your Battery Maintenance
sponsored by Emerson
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to uncover several on-site and remote battery testing techniques that you can use to ensure the dependability of your standby batteries and disaster recovery UPS systems. Read on to learn how to design an optimized maintenance regimen that will deliver improved battery reliability for each dollar spent.
Posted: 21 Apr 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

Emerson

Business Continuity: A Growing Opportunity in a Digitalized World
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the four common challenges channel partners are facing and offers strategies to overcome them and take advantage of market opportunities.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 | Published: 05 Nov 2014

Carbonite

Single Phase UPS Management, Maintenance, and Lifecycle
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Access this whitepaper to learn about the key factors that influence both battery and UPS life; and gain some simple recommendations and guidelines to help you manage your single phase UPS to maximize the life and overall availability.
Posted: 03 Apr 2015 | Published: 03 Apr 2015

Schneider Electric

The Executive's Guide to Breach Response
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper for a step-by-step guide on how to lead your organization through a crisis with comprehensive planning, sound leadership, and more.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

How VMware Keeps Your Business-Critical Applications Up and Running
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to see how VMware virtualization tools can help you to successfully virtualize critical applications.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

VMware

Backup and Recovery Best Practices For Virtual Storage
sponsored by Tintri
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines backup and recovery best practices for storage in virtualized environments.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

Tintri

Hyper-V Replicas in Windows Server 2012
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: One of the most significant new features in Microsoft Windows Server 2012 is the Hyper-V Replica (HVR) capability. Whether you are considering this for your own organization or just prepping for your Windows Server 2012 MCSA, this white paper presents the essentials of deploying this disaster recovery feature.
Posted: 03 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Global Knowledge

ESG Lab Review - Data Protection, Recovery and Business Continuity with SIRUS 2
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report of ESG examines test results for an image-based data protection, recovery and business continuity solution that uses a hybrid cloud approach to enable highly redundant business continuity and to extend data protection beyond the walls of the local data center.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

Datto, Inc.

A New Way to Simplify Disaster Recovery Planning and Management
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how you can simplify your disaster recovery planning and management with an integrated compute and storage appliance. Read on to learn how you can bring a comprehensive approach to managing disaster recovery that allows you to maintain your environment with efficient VM-centric backup and recovery.
Posted: 13 Jan 2015 | Published: 22 Oct 2014

Dell, Inc.

How Micron SSDs Handle Unexpected Power Loss
sponsored by Micron Technology
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how to protect data stored on SSDs from an unexpected power loss.
Posted: 12 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2014

Micron Technology

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

A New Approach to Remote Replications
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the steps organizations can take in order to improve network utilization and speed up data transfer for more effective remote replication.
Posted: 01 Apr 2015 | Published: 01 Apr 2015

IBM
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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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