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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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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

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

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

Data Protection: Save Time, Reduce Costs, and Limit Risk
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores an array of cost-efficient data protection software and appliances that protect virtual, physical and cloud environments. Access now to discover how these products can not only provide resilient data protection, but also deliver a sound ROI.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Dell Software

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: 31 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Solarwinds N-able

Leverage the Cloud to Lower Risk and Downtime
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores cloud strategies that can help you dramatically reduce risk and downtime. Learn how cloud resilience can ease the restoration of servers, apps and data, improve the security of data, and more.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

Top 7 Practices for Effective Business Continuity
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper is your roadmap to elevating business continuity management (BCM) to the enterprise risk management level. Read on to explore the top 7 practices for effective BCM.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 04 Sep 2015

IBM

Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents IBM and Ponemon Institute's 2015 Cost of Data Breach Study, and explains the 3 major reasons contributing to a higher cost of data breach in 2015. Read on here to access the key findings from the report.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 04 Sep 2015

IBM

Business Continuity: How to Enhance Your Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the process of creating a more pragmatic and appropriate business continuity response to mitigate operational risk. Read on to learn how to create a smarter, more agile business continuity management framework, and discover 3 case studies for this strategy.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

IBM

Cloud Disaster Recovery: Answers to Your Top Questions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth report by Forbes explores the benefits and challenges of using a cloud-based disaster recovery strategy in an era of exponential data growth. Access now to learn answers to your top questions.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

Linking Resiliency to Business Objectives: How To Make a Case For Corporate Investment
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

How to Enhance Testing for Better Disaster Recovery
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a 3-step testing approach that will help distinguish if your disaster recovery strategy is reliable.
Posted: 31 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

IBM

Vendor Comparison: DRaaS Market Evaluation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Gartner report, discover detailed reviews on 14 major players in the DRaaS market. Access now to learn which ones are leaders, challengers, visionaries, and more.
Posted: 28 Aug 2015 | Published: 21 Apr 2015

IBM

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

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 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

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.

The Total Economic Impact of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: According to a survey, organizations that use VMware vCenter SRM saved money, minimized downtime, streamlined their environments and more. Get the full results.
Posted: 23 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

DR-to-the-Cloud Best Practices
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper will provide you with a set of best practices for disaster recovery in the cloud.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

Rackspace

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 Enterprise
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 Enterprise

Giving Small Businesses the Recovery Capabilities they Need
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes how MSPs can break into the small business market by offering business continuity solutions that touch on the 5 areas that are most important to small businesses.
Posted: 20 May 2014 | Published: 20 May 2014

Datto, Inc.

The Surprising Affordability of Today’s Cloud Archive
sponsored by Infrascale
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why cloud data archive is a more secure and reliable backup option over legacy tape solutions for MSPs.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Infrascale

Disaster Recovery, Made Easy
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: With varying sources of chaos around every corner, you need a strong DR plan in place, which starts with knowing what needs to be recovered, who will recover it, and how the recovery will occur. Download this exclusive white paper now for a guide to the hows, whats, and whos of DR, and how to uncover the keys to success.
Posted: 30 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Emerson Network Power
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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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