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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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Disaster Planning White Papers (View All Report Types)
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The New Five 9s: Achieving Big Iron Storage Availability with Commodity Storage Hardware
sponsored by Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper from ESG takes a look at software-defined storage (SDS) in the enterprise and how it can help organizations achieve "five 9s" (99.999%) availability.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Nexenta

A Virtualization Journey: a Near-Disaster to an Advanced Disaster Recovery Solution
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how one organization was able to virtualize their server environment, which helped to ensure that they was able to bounce back from a disaster and experienced zero downtime even after a fire put all of their on-premise servers out of commission.
Posted: 12 Nov 2014 | Published: 12 Nov 2014

VMware

Disaster Recovery: Any Way You Want It
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This valuable whitepaper explores new DR solutions that are simple and inexpensive to implement, manage, procure, and operate.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

VMware

5 Keys to Success in Business Continuity Product Sales
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines five key capabilities service providers MSPs need to address when it comes to providing business continuity services.
Posted: 06 Nov 2014 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

Datto, Inc.

Downtime Costs How Much? Calculating the Business Value of Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive e-book is designed to help put you on the path to developing an effective backup and disaster recovery plan that will be seen as a strategic tool to your company's success.
Posted: 04 Nov 2014 | Published: 29 Aug 2014

Dell Software

Top 5 reasons to consider deploying cloud-hosted desktops and apps
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Read on to discover the top five reasons to deploy a cloud-hosted virtual desktop and apps service to protect your organization if a natural or manmade disaster should occur.
Posted: 30 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

VMware

Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery for Virtualized Tier 1 Applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about how VMware can help provide the continuity and recovery capabilities you need to keep your virtual environment running.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager™ 5.0 Performance and Best Practices
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides SRM performance data and recommendations so that you can architect an efficient strategy that minimizes recovery time for your environment.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

5 Steps to Worry-Free Endpoint Backup and Data Migration
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides five steps to worry-free endpoint backup and data migration, including identifying your basic endpoint backup needs.
Posted: 14 Oct 2014 | Published: 14 Oct 2014

Code42

Your Guide to Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
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

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

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

Business Continuity Built from the Ground Up Meet the Next Generation of Datto
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits of a new suite of business continuity solutions that can be marketed by MSPs and VARs to deliver value to customers that is beyond that of traditional backup.
Posted: 21 May 2014 | Published: 21 May 2014

Datto, Inc.

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.

Why This is the Time for New Data Protection Strategies
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide lists the biggest threats facing data protection strategies today and offers advice as to why organizations should consider upgrading their approaches with new technologies and solutions.
Posted: 19 May 2014 | Published: 19 May 2014

Datto, Inc.

Windows Azure IaaS: High Availability and Disaster Recovery with SIOS
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: Understand the four different high availability and disaster recovery models for your SQL Server, the key features of each and how to implement them.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 21 Apr 2014

SIOS Technology Corp

SQL Server HA and DR: A Simple Strategy for Realizing Dramatic Cost Savings
sponsored by SIOS Technology Corp
WHITE PAPER: Read this exclusive white paper to find out how you can tackle SQL Server downtime without busting your disaster recovery protection and high availability budget.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

SIOS Technology Corp

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®

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

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

Providence Health & Services is Reacting to Threats Five Times Faster
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This case study features Providence Health & Services experience with a managed security services provider that offered reliable and efficient security management.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Symantec Corporation
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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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