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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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Why You Need Backup and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the main threats to data and highlights the reasons that organizations adopt backup and disaster recovery solutions.
Posted: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

N-able Technologies

How MSPs Can Help SMBs Prevent Irreparable Data Loss
sponsored by N-able Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This resource answers a number of questions that MSPs may have regarding helping their customers to protect their critical data from loss, and also provides a list of items to look for when choosing a managed backup solution.
Posted: 29 Jul 2014 | Published: 29 Jul 2014

N-able Technologies

The Acronis AnyData Engine Meets Any Data Management Challenge
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper details how to implement effective protection and recovery models in the face of a rising number of end points as a result of virtualization and the cloud.
Posted: 24 Jul 2014 | Published: 24 Jul 2014

Acronis

Create a Business Continuity Plan for the Contact Centre
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: Companies today need to have a business continuity plan that covers more than minor application downtime -- they need to be ready for the very real possibility of natural or man-made disasters. How prepared is your contact centre for disaster? Find out in this white paper.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Genesys

Acronis Keeps the Euroflighter Flying High
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive case study covers how one company was able to improve on workstation deployment time and keep their data better protected from disaster.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Acronis

8 Noble Truths of Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper details eight guidelines you must follow in order to ensure effective backup and recovery for your data.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

Acronis

Acronis® Backup Advanced Suite
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper details the features of a best in class suite of data protection products.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

Acronis

Nation's Third Largest Credit Union Protect Servers with Acronis®
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive case study covers how a top United States based Credit Union improved backup and recovery with automation.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 17 Jul 2014

Acronis

Put an End to Unplanned Outages
sponsored by Cox Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces one company's solutions to the critical issue of unplanned IT outages, ensuring maximum uptime and minimal losses in the event of a disruption.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cox Communications, Inc.

Using Amazon Web Services for Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Amazon Web Services
WHITE PAPER: This paper highlights AWS features and services that you can leverage for your DR processes and shows how to best recover from disaster. Improve your DR plan and leverage the full potential of AWS for disaster recovery by reading this report.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2012


Best Practices for Disaster Recovery Planning
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide explains the top 10 mistakes that organizations often make in terms of planning a disaster recovery process. It also gives tips on how to can avoid these mistakes as well as advice for selecting the proper operational scenario during disaster recovery testing to ensure a successful DR plan.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 15 Jul 2014

CommVault Systems, Inc.

Why are Small Businesses Moving to Cloud Backup and Recovery?
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: This research report explains the benefits of cloud-based backup and recovery solutions, especially as they relate to small businesses.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 May 2014

Carbonite

Presentation Transcript: Avoiding the Data Apocalypse: Mitigating and Minimizing Data Disasters
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this transcript to learn how you can avoid the data apocalypse. You'll get advice and insight from 2 experts in the field. You'll also learn about the biggest challenges to data protection today such as VM sprawl and tips on how to handle them.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 03 Jul 2014

CommVault Systems, Inc.

Top 5 Reasons to Implement Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
sponsored by Apps Associates LLC
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how deploying disaster recovery in the cloud provides the lowest cost of entry, more efficient testing, and other benefits over traditional disaster recovery approaches.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Published: 02 Jul 2014

Apps Associates LLC

The Pros and Cons of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Virtualization
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This e-guide explores the pros and cons of virtualizing your business continuity and disaster recovery activities. It gives expert tips for virtualizing data recovery activities such as ensuring security requirements are clearly defined, determining what will be virtualized, and scheduling reviews and audits for your virtualized activities.
Posted: 25 Jun 2014 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

Dell and VMware

Pure Storage FlashRecover Replication
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn how combining asynchronous and snapshot replicationcan can help you enable cost-efficient, multi-array data recovery across your network with complete flexibility.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Published: 20 Jun 2014

Pure Storage

6 Ways You can Improve Backup and Recovery
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this resource to discover the huge number of benefits that can be gained from leveraging server virtualization.
Posted: 09 Jun 2014 | Published: 09 Jun 2014

VMware, Inc.

10 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Disaster Recovery Planning Process
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This expert e-guide explains how to establish a thorough and successful disaster recovery plan. It examines why the disaster recovery planning process can be so difficult and gives common mistakes to avoid such as trying to back up everything and mismanagement of data and infrastructure.
Posted: 09 Jun 2014 | Published: 09 Jun 2014

Dell, Inc.

Explore Your Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Options
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this expert e-guide, learn the variances between the strategies and responses as well as examples of strategies and how to turn a strategy into a response.
Posted: 09 Jun 2014 | Published: 09 Jun 2014

Dell, Inc.

Why you need more than Enterprise backup for effective protection of ECM
sponsored by enChoice Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the unique challenges of protecting information within ECM systems. It discusses why it's imperative to have not only a solution for safeguarding against full system failures and disasters, but also to have a solution that enables object-level recovery with no system downtime.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 06 Jun 2014

enChoice Inc.

ECM: Ensuring Object Integrity and Recoverability
sponsored by enChoice Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access the following white paper to explore the myth of information protection in ECM systems and ultimately, to ensure your organization is not suffering from a false sense of recovery.
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Published: 05 Jun 2014

enChoice Inc.

UPS Technology Innovations
sponsored by Eaton Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Explore this informative resource to learn about new and upcoming UPS technology innovations and how you can benefit from these technologies to get the best ROI possible.
Posted: 29 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Eaton Corporation

Do I really need a UPS?
sponsored by Eaton Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Explore this resource to learn about the benefits of deploying a UPS in your existing data centre, even if power cuts to your equipment are rare.
Posted: 27 May 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Eaton Corporation

Three Ways System Downtime Affects Companies and Four Methods to Minimize It
sponsored by GlobalScape
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the top 3 ways downtime will negatively impact organizations, and offers 4 steps to help you improve security and availability of your systems.
Posted: 23 May 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

GlobalScape

Protecting Technology Infrastructure: The Importance of Secure Access and Continuity Solutions
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper investigates mid-market continuity solutions drivers, deployment stages, and benefits and requirements. Its goal is to help IT managers understand the need for continuity solutions, benchmark their continuity journey against their peers, and evaluate how the right continuity solutions can address those needs.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company
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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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