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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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Backup Solutions for Today's Small to Medium Sized Businesses
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to find out the key features and benefits in both disk and tape backup technologies.
Posted: 05 Feb 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

The Branch Office Recovery Nightmare is Over
sponsored by Riverbed Granite
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper examines how you can simplify and accelerate branch office disaster recovery, discussing helpful tips and tools your organization can utilize.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 04 Feb 2014

Riverbed Granite

How Compliance Impacts Backup Strategy
sponsored by Idera
WHITE PAPER: Explore this white paper to learn why prudent business practice calls for backing up and securely housing your digital data. Read on to discover how compliance intersects with both digital data and backup.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 28 Jan 2014

Idera

Replication Solutions for Demanding Disaster Tolerant Environments
sponsored by HP and Intel
WHITE PAPER: Explore this exclusive white paper to find out about HP's latest and greatest replication solution which addresses the challenges data growth presents, while promising superior disaster recovery.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

HP and Intel

PHD Virtual Backup and Replication vs. Veeam Backup and Replication
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive white paper for a comparison of two popular backup and replication products, both of which have been designed specifically to build a reliable backup and disaster recovery for your virtualized infrastructure.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

PHD Virtual

Virtual Backup Strategies: Using Storage Snapshots for Backups
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative white paper to find out how storage snapshots can be used as backups for virtual environments, and how it compares to one vendor's disk-to-disk backup solution.
Posted: 16 Jan 2014 | Published: 16 Jan 2014

Veeam Software

Aligning Your Business Needs with Veeam Backup & Replication
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Read through this in-depth white paper to find out how critical your data and systems are to your company, and how this vendor's backup and replication solution can provide you with superior data protection.
Posted: 16 Jan 2014 | Published: 16 Jan 2014

Veeam Software

Prepare Now and Save Later: Guide to Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Implementation
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this in-depth white paper to find out how this backup and replication solution helps organizations plan and implement a disaster recovery and business continuity that is capable of supporting their demanding data centers.
Posted: 08 Jan 2014 | Published: 08 Jan 2014

Veeam Software

Achieve business continuity and keep people productive with remote access
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses an approach to business continuity that leverages multiple virtualization technologies to provide the flexible mobile and remote access needed to keep the workforce connected to the critical apps and data they depend on.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Citrix

Reduce Cost and Complexity of Your Backup with NetBackup Backup Appliance
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: There is a backup appliance specifically designed to eliminate the effort and time of installing and maintaining your disaster recovery and backup software and hardware, while saving you money. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 30 Dec 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

Symantec Corporation

Symantec NetBackup™ Appliances: Key Factors in Modernizing Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Disasters strike without warning, so shouldn't your data protection solutions always be up to par? Explore this resource to find out the advantages of backup solution models, key requirements for solution offerings and cost-effective solutions.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Published: 27 Dec 2013

Symantec Corporation

The Data Recovery Workbook
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores the basics of developing a plan that will help you protect your data should the worst (or not-quite-worst) happen. Read on now to discover five key steps for protecting your business data and get started!
Posted: 18 Dec 2013 | Published: 18 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain

What Does an Unplanned Data Center Outage Cost?
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers the results of a study of 67 data centers that experienced power outages to determine the true cost of an unplanned outage.
Posted: 12 Dec 2013 | Published: 12 Dec 2013

Emerson Network Power

Meeting Backup and Archive Challenges - Today and Tomorrow
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper discusses the backup and recovery challenges that organizations today face, focusing on how you can overcome common data management and archiving challenges to ensure that, in the event of disaster, your critical data and services are up and running as fast as possible.
Posted: 06 Feb 2014 | Published: 06 Feb 2014

Fujitsu

Disaster Recovery: The Game Has Changed
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource covers the changes that have made disaster recovery that much more challenging and offers managed recovery service providers as a helpful solution.
Posted: 29 Jan 2014 | Published: 29 Jan 2014

SunGard Availability Services

Demand More From Your Data Center Environment
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a colocation strategy that offers more than just space and power to help you optimize your data center operations, achieve compliant IT security, and more.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain

New Data Center Designs Go Underground for Energy Efficiency
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a service that's changing the data center colocation model by delivering the key capabilities and functions you need to align your data center infrastructure with disaster recovery requirements and fuel success.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

Iron Mountain

Data Protection and Recovery Assurance for Virtual and Cloud Environments
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Read through this informative white paper to find out how you can find an effective and affordable data protection and recovery strategy.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

PHD Virtual

Add Disaster Recovery Assurance and Subtract the Cost and Risk
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Take a look at this exclusive white paper to find out how this solution built for your virtual environments can help you recover from a disaster.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

PHD Virtual

PHD Virtual is Changing the Game in Backup, Restore and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: Check out this exclusive resource to find out about one vendor's three disaster recovery and backup solutions, specifically designed to support virtual machines and cloud-based environments.
Posted: 22 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Nov 2013

PHD Virtual

Flexibly Align Data Protection to different SLAs
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper discusses a data backup tool that can flexibly align data protection to different service level agreements (SLAs) to enhance your data protection environment and ensure speedy recovery when disaster inevitably strikes.
Posted: 27 Nov 2013 | Published: 27 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

Minimize Downtime With a Disaster-Resilient Architecture
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a backup and recovery solution that helps software-based backup data protection infrastructures reach previously unknown service levels.
Posted: 27 Nov 2013 | Published: 27 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

A Practical Disaster Recovery Protection Tool
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a set of disk-based backup solutions that use data deduplication technology to reduce the disk capacity required to store backup data by 90%, making WAN-based replication a practical DR protection tool.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

Enterprise Resiliency & Application Recovery
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: When disaster strikes, your IT information and data is compromised. This side-by-side case study outlines how East Coast University and a medical center in NYC helped weather hurricane sandy and maintain IT availability.
Posted: 26 Nov 2013 | Published: 26 Nov 2013

SunGard Availability Services

Understanding the Ins-and-Outs of IT Disaster Recovery Management
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: This crucial white paper examines what elements are critical in constructing comprehensive DR strategy, detailing the three components crucial to success: backup hardware, software, and the surrounding programs.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

SunGard Availability Services
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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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