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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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Top 10 Actions a CIO Can Take to Prepare for a Hurricane
sponsored by Dell India
WHITE PAPER: There are ten key actions that your company and CIO can take as this hurricane season approaches to help your business achieve communications continuity and business continuity to protect against the unpredictability and devastation that is a hurricane. Read this white paper to learn more!
Posted: 17 Mar 2010 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Dell India

Real-Time Access to Real-Time Information: Oracle GoldenGate 11g
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a detailed look at Oracle GoldenGate 11g -- a log-based, real-time data replication and change data capture (CDC) software platform that offers real-time data integration and continuous availability solutions for mission-critical systems.
Posted: 02 Feb 2010 | Published: 02 Aug 2010

Oracle Corporation

Protecting and Recovering Virtual Server Environments
sponsored by InMage Systems
WHITE PAPER: Server virtualization technology is here to stay. When choosing a server virtualization application, it's important to understand the many facets various solutions have, and the limitations inherant in them. This paper explains the benefits of InMage's software-based solution.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 21 Jan 2010

InMage Systems

Disaster Got You Down?
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The risks attached to not having a BC or DR plan are neither small nor cheap. Every good plan employs certain technologies and methodologies to limit the disruptiveness of an outage. CDW offers storage, power and networking specialists to assist with disaster recovery needs.
Posted: 27 Jan 2010 | Published: 27 Jan 2010

CDW Corporation

Technical Guide: Using a Comprehensive Virtualization Solution to Maintain Business Continuity
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the challenges of maintaining "business as usual" during major disasters and disruptions to distill the requirements of an ideal solution for disaster recovery and business and workforce continuity through virtualization.
Posted: 07 Jan 2010 | Published: 07 Jan 2010

Citrix

Quantum DXi6500 Family to Challenge Data Domain with Mid-Market-Targeted Deduplication Solution
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The efficiency benefits introduced with deduplication technology are driving mid-market organizations to modernize their backup infrastructures. With the introduction of its DXi6500 family of secondary storage systems with deduplication, Quantum has a competitive offering for mid-market companies—in features and price.
Posted: 15 Dec 2009 | Published: 14 Dec 2009

Quantum Corporation

HP Data Protector 6.1 software VMware Integration Installation Best Practice
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the different ways for installing the Data Protector package and shows the pros and cons of each method. You can choose the method which fits your requirements. At the end of this white paper, a troubleshooting chapter lists error messages and necessary steps for fixing these problems.
Posted: 17 Nov 2009 | Published: 17 Nov 2009

Hewlett-Packard Company

Five Cost-Effective Ways to Enable Fast Recovery
sponsored by i365, makers of Evault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews options for a multifaceted recovery strategy, ensuring that your key systems are protected with maximum efficiency at minimal cost.
Posted: 16 Nov 2009 | Published: 16 Nov 2009

i365, makers of Evault

A Practical Guide to Disaster Recovery Planning: The Basics to Getting Started
sponsored by Double-Take Software UK
WHITE PAPER: This paper is intended to help simplify the process of starting a disaster recovery plan so as not to be so overwhelming. Through some basic steps, businesses can better protect themselves against data loss while working toward a more complete business continuity plan.
Posted: 23 Oct 2009 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

Double-Take Software UK

Getting Personal with Business Continuity: Five Critical Success Factors in Overcoming Workforce Disruptions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses the critical factors you need to be aware of when dealing with workforce disruption, including threats like pandemics.
Posted: 06 Oct 2009 | Published: 02 Oct 2009

IBM

Six Secrets to 24x7 Exchange Availability
sponsored by Marathon Technologies
WHITE PAPER: The following six secrets to 24x7, disaster-tolerant Exchange will show you how to implement an Exchange environment with zero lost data and continuous application availability—with no IT intervention—in the event of a disaster.
Posted: 28 Sep 2009 | Published: 28 Sep 2009

Marathon Technologies

Oracle Data Guard with Oracle Database 11g Release 2
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about a unique data protection and recovery solution that provides the management, monitoring, and automation software to create synchronized standby databases that protect data from failures and other disasters.
Posted: 25 Sep 2009 | Published: 25 Sep 2009

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Comprehensive Data Protection for Microsoft Exchange 2007
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Auto-Snapshot Manager extends the intelligence of Dell EqualLogic SAN and enables Administrators to create and manage Smart Copy snapshots, clones, or replicas for point-in-time copies of Exchange Storage Groups that can be instantly restored.
Posted: 23 Sep 2009 | Published: 23 Sep 2009

Dell, Inc.

Disaster Got You Down?
sponsored by CDW Corporation
WHITE PAPER: While trying to predict an outage is impossible, being prepared for one is not. Having the right tools in place to respond to a "disaster" is essential to sustaining a successful organization. A business-continuity / disaster-recovery plan can help you cut costs by avoiding downtime, lost revenue and dissatisfied customers.
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Published: 08 Sep 2009

CDW Corporation

Continuity of Operations Planning: Implement COOP Requirements For Storage with HP LeftHand P4000 SAN Solutions
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP) is the disciplined planning needed to prepare for a natural or man-made emergency that affects service availability. This data sheet presents an effective solution for COOP from HP.
Posted: 27 Aug 2009 | Published: 06 Aug 2009

Hewlett-Packard Company

Protect Your SharePoint Content: An Overview of SharePoint 2007 Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Idera
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper introduces the broad topic of disaster recovery (DR) and how its principles can be specifically applied to the Microsoft SharePoint 2007 platform.
Posted: 26 Aug 2009 | Published: 26 Aug 2009

Idera

City Where Fantasy Thrives Solves Reality of Backup Challenges with Quantum DXi7500 Express
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: When a full backup of the city's 125-plus servers became impossible overnight on a legacy tape system, Burbank went looking for a better answer. The city chose Quantum's DXi7500 Express disk-based backup solution with deduplication technology.
Posted: 22 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Quantum Corporation

Planning for a Pandemic: Turning Office Workers into Mobile Workers for Business Continuity
sponsored by Fiberlink Communications
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at some of the key issues facing enterprises that might need to turn office workers into mobile workers, rapidly and in large numbers.
Posted: 20 Jul 2009 | Published: 20 Jul 2009

Fiberlink Communications

Rethinking Server Virtualization: Breaking Performance and Manageability Barriers
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Company and Intel
WHITE PAPER: Server virtualization is an ever more important tool for reducing cost, increasing availability, and enhancing business agility. But for many organizations, the savings that come from server consolidation are the primary reason for server virtualization.
Posted: 17 Jul 2009 | Published: 23 Apr 2009

Hewlett Packard Company and Intel

Enterprise Backup and Recovery Considerations: How to Maintain Your Restore-Readiness
sponsored by Sirius Computer Solutions
WHITE PAPER: IT systems are vulnerable to a variety of disruptions. This paper will focus on common processes and procedures that should be part of any effective enterprise backup/restore system.
Posted: 08 Jul 2009 | Published: 26 Jun 2009

Sirius Computer Solutions

Disaster Recovery Planning for BlackBerry Enterprise Server for Microsoft Exchange
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: This document provides an overview of BlackBerry® Enterprise Server components and is intended to help administrators prepare for the design and delivery of disaster recovery procedures for the BlackBerry environment.
Posted: 22 Jun 2009 | Published: 18 Mar 2009

BlackBerry

Virtualization and the Midsize Organization: How Much Does It Help?
sponsored by HP, Intel, & VMware
WHITE PAPER: This IDC paper addresses concerns specific to midsize organizations and presents how virtualization improves their business.
Posted: 05 Jun 2009 | Published: 02 Feb 2009

HP, Intel, & VMware

Business Continuity Planning IT Survival Guide
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This survival guide will help you and your company start to plan an effective business continuity plan. The end result should be a reduction in risk factors and to minimize the impact of disasters that are out of your control.
Posted: 28 May 2009 | Published: 05 Dec 2008

CA Technologies.

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery with CA Recovery Management and VMware Infrastructure
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This article will take a look at the different trends that companies are seeing in response to the expansion of IT systems that has emerged in response to the growth of mission critical business processes. Learn how CA Recovery Management and VMware Infrastructure can help you effectively respond to these challenges and opportunities.
Posted: 28 May 2009 | Published: 28 May 2009

CA Technologies.

Comprehensive Data Protection and Disaster Recovery for VMware Virtual Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this solution brief to learn how the Dell EqualLogic PS Series' bundled Auto-Snapshot Manager and Auto-Replication features are used to effectively integrate with VMware for scalable online data protection of the complete virtual infrastructure. This paper also discusses protection and simplification for the virtual environment.
Posted: 13 May 2009 | Published: 13 May 2009

Dell, 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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