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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 Reports
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Top 10 Tips for Educating Employees About Cybersecurity
sponsored by Kaspersky Lab
EBOOK: Do you know the most common risk factor for corporate cybercrime? Employees. Cyberthreats to your business are usually blamed on outsiders but sometimes, the threat actually originates from within. Discover 10 key tips for educating your employees about cybersecurity.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 01 Apr 2016

Kaspersky Lab

What Happens When a Contact Center's Communication Systems Fail 72 Hours Before Black Friday?
sponsored by IR
CASE STUDY: 72 hours before Black Friday, one organization's critical communication systems began to fail and business continuity systems crashed. Access this case study to find out what happened; why the outages occurred in the first place; and how to prevent a similar catastrophe within your organization.
Posted: 11 May 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

IR

Cloud Migration and Disaster Recovery Strategies
sponsored by Recall Corporation
EGUIDE: Discover how cloud-based disaster recovery has emerged as an affordable, flexible method for providing application availability following a disaster event. Ahead, gain ideas for conducting a cloud DR test. Additionally, learn how to choose between the lift-and-shift and re-architecture models for your cloud migration strategy.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016


Should You Take Backup and Recovery to the Cloud?
sponsored by Recall Corporation
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, explore how cloud and virtualization advancements are changing disaster recovery. Next, cloud expert Robert Green reveals what to know before migrating an app to the cloud. Lastly, learn how you can mix and match data protection methods – disk, tape, and cloud – to help ensure rapid recovery, reliable retention, and data agility.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 02 May 2016


Drowning in Data Management Complexity? Eliminate IT and Storage Inefficiencies
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper how to lessen complexity, reduce risk, and effectively harness IT resources in your Big Data and database environments. Read on to achieve strategic gains in productivity and backup with expert advice.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

Commvault

QSO Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (Cloud)
sponsored by TechTarget
RESEARCH CONTENT: Participate in our Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity research program and get immediate access to our new Special Report in which our experts outline how leveraging the cloud in your DR plan can help curb the time and costs associated with running well tested plans.
Posted: 26 Apr 2016 | Published: 26 Apr 2016

TechTarget

Complete Guide to Disaster Recovery
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Participate in our Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity research program and get immediate access to our new Special Report. Explore the keys to a successful DR/BC plan, learn how to conduct DR testing without damaging your organization or its reputation, and uncover the eight steps for crafting a data breach plan that actually works.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016

TechTarget

MIMIX Availability: The easy way to protect the availability of even the most complex IBM i environments
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Discover a simple, yet robust protection platform that efficiently backs up business applications in the event of a production server failure. Access now for 24/7 availability and storage of all your organization's application data.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

Vision Solutions

The Truth Behind Why DRaaS is Gaining Popularity
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Witness how disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) can enhance your disaster recovery strategy and access best practices for selecting a solution. Read on to discover the improvements your enterprise can achieve with the help of an efficient DRaaS, such as reduced DR costs and complexity, interoperability, fast deployment, and more.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Vision Solutions

Complete Guide to Disaster Recovery
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Participate in our Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Research Program and get immediate access to our BRAND NEW, comprehensive, 93-page Project Success Plan: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery. Discover expert tips, compare today's leading DR products, develop a DR staff training program, and more.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016

TechTarget

Using the CyrusOne IX for Active-DR Interconnection
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: Effective DR strategies rely on highly connected data centers. Discover in this white paper how to situate your large-scale production environments within Web-scale carrier-neutral data centers, therefore maintaining the highest DR reliability.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

CyrusOne

Defining Data Security
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to take care of physical data security, secure all points of entry to your network, plan for when disaster does strike, and more. Additionally, learn how an enterprise data center colocation provider can play a key role in your specific data security strategy.
Posted: 25 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

CyrusOne

Consolidating and Protecting Virtualized Enterprise Applications with EMC XtremIO
sponsored by EMC XtremIO
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the components, design, functionality, and advantages of hosting a VMware-based, multi-site virtual server infrastructure consisting of consolidated, virtualized enterprise applications on the EMC XtremIO All-Flash array.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2016

EMC XtremIO

Fault Tolerance Performance and Scalability Comparison
sponsored by NEC/INTEL
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares a software FT and hardware FT based on Intel® Xeon® Processor. Discover how each fault-tolerant server solution performed and scaled with one, two, four, and eight fault-tolerant VMs, and learn which one is more scalable solution – processing 2.4 times better database performance with zero downtime or loss of performance.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Mar 2016

NEC/INTEL

The Business Case for Hybrid Networks
sponsored by MASERGY
WHITE PAPER: The market for hybrid network services is growing rapidly which is driven by the increase in enterprise bandwidth consumption — growing by 30% a year, according to Gartner market research. Access this white paper now to discover if a hybrid network is right for your business.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

MASERGY

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

Backup and Disaster Recovery Plans Get Cloudy
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, you will explore a host of modern approaches to backup and disaster recovery, and learn how to move elements of your environment to the cloud and manage your hybrid IT infrastructure. Read on to gain and maintain visibility of your entire backup and disaster recovery environment.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

Dimension Data

Using the Cloud for Disaster Recovery
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Participate in our Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity research program and get immediate access to our new Special Report in which our experts outline how leveraging the cloud in your DR plan can help curb the time and costs associated with running well tested plans.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

TechTarget

Complete Guide to Disaster Recovery
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Participate in our Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Research Program and get immediate access to our BRAND NEW, comprehensive, 93-page Project Success Plan: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery. Discover expert tips, compare today's leading DR products, develop a DR staff training program, and more.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

TechTarget

Enterprise DR/BC planning and testing
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Participate in our Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity research program and get immediate access to our new Special Report. Explore the keys to a successful DR/BC plan, learn how to conduct DR testing without damaging your organization or its reputation, and uncover the eight steps for crafting a data breach plan that actually works.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016

TechTarget

Improving Business Continuity with a Virtual DR Strategy
sponsored by Hedvig Inc
EGUIDE: This expert e-Guide examines how you can improve business continuity with an effective virtual disaster recovery strategy. Learn how to craft a solid virtual DR strategy and discover key tips and advice to help you get started today.
Posted: 12 Feb 2016 | Published: 03 Feb 2016


Safeguard Enterprise Data with Adaptive Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to address modern IT challenges by utilizing adaptive backup and recovery. Read on to access several benefits and features that include: real-time operational intelligence, application consistent recovery, advanced virtual server protection, and more.
Posted: 29 Dec 2015 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Untapped Data Protection Processes
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: In this three-part expert e-guide, learn how a single pool of data created by merging backup, data recovery, and archive can serve multiple data protection needs—and spawn new ideas about how to use that data. Additionally, learn why a hybrid approach using disk, cloud, and tape is best for most organizations' protection plans.
Posted: 08 Jan 2016 | Published: 08 Jan 2016

Microsoft

Accelerating and Broadening Disaster Recovery Protection
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how disaster recovery solutions can still be useful even when top-tier applications do not experience problems. Discover how a hybrid data management model can efficiently help you with recoveries and other storage issues without contributing to data growth problems.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

Microsoft
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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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