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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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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

How Downtime Impacts the 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

From Singapore to Tokyo: Choosing a Data Center Location in Asia Pacific
sponsored by Digital Realty
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why selecting the right data center location is critical for managing costs and mitigating the risks associated with availability, uptime, and resiliency, and includes a checklist to assist enterprises in evaluating and selecting a data center location in Asia Pacific.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Digital Realty

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.

SAP HANA High Availability
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the terminology and concepts of High Availability, and provides a comprehensive overview of the different High Availability design options available today for SAP HANA, in support of fault and disaster recovery.
Posted: 24 Sep 2014 | Published: 24 Sep 2014

SAP America, Inc.

Disaster Recovery Planning: Be Prepared with Disaster Recovery-to-the-Cloud
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers a self-managing DR-to-the-cloud solution that can change all that, restoring your business operations through replication.
Posted: 28 Aug 2014 | Published: 28 Aug 2014

Rackspace

A Guide to Disaster Recovery in the Cloud: Simple, Affordable Protection for Your Applications and Data
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this guide to disaster recovery in the cloud and learn about a cloud-based solution and its top five benefits.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

5 Ways Virtualization Can Protect Your Business Now
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details a virtualization foundation focused on building robust business continuity and disaster recovery.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

Can Enterprises Count on the Cloud for Data Protection?
sponsored by HP Autonomy
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn the key requirements of cloud protection for the enterprise.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

HP Autonomy

ESG ‘Multiple Data Protection Solutions’ Does Not Have to Mean ‘Multiple Vendors’
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines what is required to maintain reliable business continuity in today's always-on IT environments and explains how to design a cohesive data protection strategy based on a "data protection spectrum".
Posted: 05 Aug 2014 | Published: 05 Aug 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

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 Center
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 center 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.

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.

The Total Economic Impact of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This research study explains the total economic impact and potential return on investment organizations can realize by deploying a new recovery solution for virtual environments.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc.

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.

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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