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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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Big Data Needs Big Storage: Deciding on an Optimal Storage Platform
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines 4 selection criteria for deciding on the right storage platform for your big data needs. Read on here to find out how the following can impact your enterprise's analytics and how to select a platform based on the following criteria.
Posted: 01 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

IBM

Vendor Blueprint for Virtualized Data Protection: Extending to Hyper-V Environments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This ESG Lab Review documents the testing of one data protection solution for virtual environments, with a particular focus on ease of use, flexibility, and architecture efficiency. Access this white paper to protect your VMware and Windows Hyper-V environments.
Posted: 01 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

From the Backroom to the Boardroom: Building A Case for Resiliency and Business Continuity
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper serves as a guideline for IT professionals, and explains how to generate investment for resiliency initiatives by linking IT risks to business risk using one resiliency services framework. Access this white paper to learn how to uncover the critical connections between IT and the business.
Posted: 31 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 May 2015

IBM

Advice for Disaster Recovery for IP Storage
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how to overcome the challenges associated with disaster recovery for IP storage. Read on to learn how you can easily move storage data between data centers to meet disaster recovery objectives, as well as how to consolidate IP storage traffic and more.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

Brocade

Choose the DRaaS Platform That Fits Your Needs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner report contains detailed reviews of all the major players in the DRaaS market. Access it now to learn how fourteen different DRaaS platforms perform, and to decide which one best fits your needs.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

IBM

Security Essentials for CIO's: Responding to Inevitable Incident
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper lists a seven-step process you can take to ensure that your enterprise knows exactly what to do when a security incident occurs.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

IBM

Evolving Data Protection For Business Critical Applications
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how converged data protection can provide effective backup and recovery data without disruptions. Read on to learn how converged data protection combines availability with remote snapshots and backups to increase reliability without increasing costs.
Posted: 25 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Aug 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Powering Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn more about the challenges organizations face with it comes to DR, and how the cloud can come to the rescue of your organization. Read on to find out how to securely store customer data in the public cloud while fending off security concerns.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

Commvault

Fort Knox or House of Cards: What Did Our Data Protection Survey Reveal?
sponsored by arcserve
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the prevalence of flawed data protection strategies, drawing on survey results to show just where the average organization stands and how it needs to improve.
Posted: 21 Aug 2015 | Published: 21 Aug 2015

arcserve

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: 20 Aug 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Commvault

Using the Cloud to Deliver Data Protection and Business Continuity Best Practices
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: The following IDC report explores trends regarding cloud backup and data protection and how NetApp's SnapProtect backup management software and AltaVault cloud-integrated storage can play a role in simplifying the effort. Access now and learn to make the most out of the cloud opportunity.
Posted: 18 Aug 2015 | Published: 18 Aug 2015

NetApp

A Guide to Improving Disaster Recovery
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to make your disaster recovery as effective possible by implementing storage virtualization.
Posted: 05 Aug 2015 | Published: 25 Jun 2015

IBM

Everything You Need to Know About Instant Cloud Recovery
sponsored by Assuritive
WHITE PAPER: In this product sheet, take a quick look into a cloud-based Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) that can instantly restore your entire production environment and ensure high availability.
Posted: 05 Aug 2015 | Published: 05 Aug 2015

Assuritive

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

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

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.

Infographic: Key Statistics on Disaster Recovery
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This quick infographic explores key statistics and information on the effect of disasters on organizations. Access now for a breakdown of customer needs for desktop DR, as well as the benefits of cloud for DR.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 22 May 2015

VMware

Security Services: Beyond Malware and Antivirus
sponsored by AVG Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper can help your MSP deliver effective and reliable security services in the modern threat landscape.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 14 May 2015

AVG Technologies

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
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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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