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ALSO CALLED: Continuity Planning, BCP
DEFINITION: Business continuance (sometimes referred to as business continuity) describes the processes and procedures an organization puts in place to ensure that essential functions can continue during and after a disaster. Business continuance planning seeks to prevent interruption of mission-critical services, and to reestablish full functioning as swiftly and smoothly as possible. Although business continuance  … 
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Business Continuity Planning Reports
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The Cost of Downtime: Top 5 Must-Know Facts about Backup, Recovery, & Continuity
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how SMBs can ensure business critical systems sustain minimal downtime. Uncover 5 must-know facts about disaster recovery and data protection, including disasters are seldom natural, new technologies have disrupted the backup and recovery marketplace, and 3 more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Making the Case for "Always Be Testing"
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Whatever the reason, most businesses will experience at least one instance of system downtime a year. To deal with this contingency, this paper makes the case for an "Always Be Testing" (ABT) approach to DR. Find out how you can realistically implement weekly testing to ensure that your backup and data protection strategy is sound and reliable.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 14 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Will You Recover if Disaster Strikes?
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to implement a cost-effective, next-gen data protection strategy that incorporates access to the cloud. Discover how to put a reliable DR strategy in place with the 5 principles of highly effective DR.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 14 Oct 2016

Commvault

Creating and Testing Your IT Recovery Plan
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Testing your backups and your IT disaster recovery plan on a regular basis is important to maintain best practices and comply with data protection standards. Access this white paper to learn how to create a well-defined IT disaster recovery plan that will help you assess, test, and improve your backups and data protection.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Delivering Business Continuity for Vital Applications
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This feature white paper stresses the importance of preparing your data center for a disaster, as well as a business continuity solution to help minimize the damage of a disaster as well as offer the best available recovery time and recovery point capabilities for your data center.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

CW ANZ August 2016
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: In this month's CW ANZ e-zine, analyze the impact of a cloud failure in Australia and it forced enterprises to take heads out of sand and focus on business-continuity strategies. Also, you'll learn how Domain raises its game with the public cloud, why New Zealand calls for tech specialists, and more.
Posted: 01 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

Top 3 Considerations When Looking at Cloud-Based Backup
sponsored by arcserve
WEBCAST: Due to its affordability, cloud-based disaster recovery is enabling small and medium-sized businesses to upgrade their data protection to rival that of enterprise-level organizations. What does this trend mean for other affordable mediums? Watch this on-demand webcast to find out!
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Premiered: Oct 31, 2015

arcserve

How To Set Up An IT Disaster Recovery Plan For VDI
sponsored by Nutanix
EGUIDE: VDI shops should keep a few key considerations in mind when planning for virtual desktop disaster recovery. This e-guide explores four key questions to consider when setting up an IT disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 10 Oct 2016

Nutanix

Five Corporate Disaster Recovery Plan Essentials
sponsored by Databarracks
EGUIDE: Some shops have yet established a corporate disaster recovery plan they know they can rely on. This exclusive e-guide gathers a group of trusted data protection experts to share their must-haves for your corporate DR plan.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Databarracks

Cloud-based Disaster Recovery Service Grabs Spotlight
sponsored by Databarracks
EGUIDE: Cloud-based disaster recovery has emerged as an affordable, flexible method for providing application availability following a disaster event. This e-guide provides insight into cloud DR including strengths, issues, different model types, and more.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 22 Sep 2016

Databarracks

15 Field-proven Disaster Recovery Test Plan Best Practices
sponsored by Databarracks
EGUIDE: Disaster recovery tests require a lot of preparation, but they are essential to a proper DR strategy. This e-guide explores a checklist to help your organization before, during, and after DR testing.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Databarracks

Best Practices for Your Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Plan
sponsored by McKesson Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this expert guide, discover 10 best practice tips to ensure your disaster recovery/business continuity plan meets your enterprise's data security needs. Also learn how backup and disaster recovery, historically treated as separately, are converging to provide a more cohesive data management plan.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

McKesson Corporation

How to Approach Storage Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Rubrik
EGUIDE: In this e-guide learn how to turn back time on a disaster to recover what was lost; manage "deduped" data, and more. Read on to ensure your enterprise can take a hit and recover quickly, allowing for a low-impact return to normalcy.
Posted: 22 Aug 2016 | Published: 18 Aug 2016

Rubrik

Ensuring Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Through Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Equinix
TRANSCRIPT: Data storage experts discuss the benefits of leveraging agile and cost-effective hybrid cloud disaster recovery solutions to protect important data. Discover how hybrid cloud DR and BC can enable your enterprise to efficiently recover full systems and implement automatic backups that can reduce your RPO and RTO.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 14 Jun 2016

Equinix

Ensuring Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Through Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Equinix
PODCAST: Data storage experts discuss the benefits of leveraging agile and cost-effective hybrid cloud disaster recovery solutions to protect important data. Access now to see how hybrid cloud DR and BC can enable your enterprise to efficiently recover full systems and implement automatic backups that can reduce your RPO and RTO.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Premiered: Apr 18, 2016

Equinix

Ensuring Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Through Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Equinix
WEBCAST: Data storage experts discuss the benefits of leveraging agile and cost-effective hybrid cloud disaster recovery (DR) solutions to protect important data. Access now to see how hybrid cloud DR can enable your enterprise to reduce RTO and RPO, recovery full systems or individual files, and more.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Premiered: Apr 18, 2016

Equinix

Data Backup and Disaster Recovery Made Simple
sponsored by SimpliVity
EGUIDE: This e-guide highlights several backup software products that are evolving to include DR functionality. Read on to learn how your enterprise can integrate DR into your backup systems with cloud.
Posted: 12 May 2016 | Published: 10 May 2016

SimpliVity

Infographic: Modernizing Production and Data Protection
sponsored by SimpliVity
RESOURCE: Discover a hyperconverged infrastructure that provides built-in backup and DR to modernize data protection environments. Explore how you can simplify your data and storage management with benefits such as decimated downtime, reduced risk, efficient data storage, and more.
Posted: 05 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

SimpliVity

Future Proof your Data Storage with the Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Equinix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights one hybrid cloud platform with customizable end-to-end data center and cloud storage solutions. Read on and discover how this solution can provide your enterprise with secure storage for your mission-critical data and simplified backup and archiving.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 13 Apr 2016

Equinix

Complete your Converged IT Strategy
sponsored by HPE and Veeam
DATA SHEET: This data sheet examines how businesses can complete their IT convergence strategy with appropriate backup software. Learn how the right backup deployment can unlock comprehensive, fast, and resilient data protection for your converged environment and fully support an always-on business model.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2016

HPE and Veeam

Data Backup and Disaster Recovery Made Simple
sponsored by Veritas
EGUIDE: Many backup products include disaster recovery, enabling users to manage both tasks from the same platform. In this exclusive e-guide, storage expert George Crump discusses how to streamline data backup and disaster recovery.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 17 Mar 2016

Veritas

Why are Data Backups and Disaster Recovery Converging?
sponsored by Veritas
EGUIDE: Backup and disaster recovery have primarily been treated separately. In this exclusive e-guide, consultant Brien Posey explains how server virtualization has allowed these two technologies to converge.
Posted: 17 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

Veritas

Computer Weekly – 1 March 2016: Protecting the UK from cyber attacks
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to the National Crime Agency's top cyber cop about tackling IT security threats against the UK through global collaborations. We ask CIOs for their tips on building an IT strategy for the digital age. And we review the big six storage suppliers' plans for all-flash arrays. Read the issue now.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Mar 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Planning and Testing Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery
sponsored by CloudEndure Inc.
EGUIDE: This e-guide highlights the challenges of managing cloud DR and discusses the importance of having the same managers control both the production site and DR site. Read on to learn about the DR management options available to you if you're on a tight budget, including utilizing a hosting provider or implementing a private cloud environment.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

CloudEndure Inc.

Why You Should Incorporate a Cloud Disaster Recovery Plan
sponsored by CloudEndure Inc.
EGUIDE: This e-guide discusses how transitioning your traditional DR architectures to cloud can provide significant cost savings and greater versatility and data accessibility. Read on to learn more about cloud backup solutions, cloud gateway, on-ramp and integrated storage solutions, and cloud-hosted DR solutions.
Posted: 26 Feb 2016 | Published: 24 Feb 2016

CloudEndure Inc.
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BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  is important for any enterprise, it may not be practical for any but the largest to maintain full functioning throughout a disaster crisis. According to many experts, the first step in business continuity planning is deciding which of the organization's functions are essential, and apportioning the available budget accordingly. Once the crucial components are identified, failover mechanisms can be put in place. New technologies, such as disk mirroring over the Internet, make it feasible for an organization to maintain up-to-date copies of data in geographically dispersed locations, so that data … 
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