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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 Preparedness for Core Network Services
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth white paper details the potential of network failure and how building a more resilient network infrastructure can cut back on time lost during disaster recovery.
Posted: 18 Sep 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Infoblox

An Acid Test for the Cloud: Will Your Data BE There When You Need It?
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative paper to learn how to ensure true peace of mind and protection of your corporate data assets through tape backup. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 03 Sep 2013 | Published: 09 Jul 2013

Iron Mountain

Expert Checklist: 11 Steps for Aligning Your BC/DR Program with Business Needs
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EGUIDE: This e-guide provides an expert checklist for developing a successful business continuity program, designed with the specific needs of your organization in mind.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 25 Jul 2013

SearchStorage.com

Avaya Aura Communication Manager Survivability Simplified
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The Avaya Aura product line offers many opportunities for communications to survive failures of the IP network or the Avaya equipment. Here, we will focus on the Communication Manager Survivability explanation, implementation, verification, "good to know facts," and troubleshooting commands.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2013

Global Knowledge

Expert Tips for Preventing and Resolving Potential Backup and Recovery Issues
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EGUIDE: This e-guide provides an in-depth overview of both the backup and disaster recovery aspects of a successful defense strategy.
Posted: 23 Jul 2013 | Published: 23 Jul 2013

SearchStorage.com

Regulatory Compliance and Operational Readiness: Complementary, But Never Synonymous
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals why passing audits and being able to recover are certainly complementary, but definitely not synonymous. View now to learn the difference between the two - and the regulatory compliance requirements you should be aware of - to maintain compliance in your data protection strategy.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Iron Mountain

IBM Power Systems Keep Your Applications Ready for Anything
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper provides insight into a disaster recovery solution that maintains continuous high availability in the face of any threat to the data center.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

IBM

Expert Steps for Testing DR Effectiveness
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EGUIDE: This E-Guide outlines three key phases of DR performance evaluation and provides two examples of how conducting a business impact analysis can minimize the effects of a disruption.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 14 Jun 2013

SearchStorage.com

Best Practices for Data Management
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EBOOK: This interactive eBook explores best practices for data management and dives into two questions answering how are current data management programs preforming relative to best practices? And what are the implications for backup and recovery practices moving forward?
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Mar 2013

Iron Mountain

5 Priorities to Address in a Business Continuity Plan Exercise
sponsored by Axcient
EGUIDE: This e-guide underscores the importance of BC testing and discusses five critical priorities you should address in the planning process. Read on to find out how this critical activity differs from DR testing and discover other essential components of a successful BC management system.
Posted: 20 Sep 2013 | Published: 20 Sep 2013

Axcient

Disaster Preparedness for Core Network Services
sponsored by Infoblox
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will take a look at how failures can unexpectedly disrupt core network services and the applications that depend on them despite employing traditional approaches to providing redundant configurations. Read this white paper to learn how to minimize the effects of failures to ensure business continuity.
Posted: 15 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

Infoblox

Top 3 Considerations When Building Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Service Offerings
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to explore the top three things to consider whilst building your business continuity and disaster recovery strategies.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

CA Technologies.

Disaster recovery strategy’s impact on patient care
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: How confident are you that your health care organization can recover from a disaster? This resource highlights the impact unplanned downtime can have on your hospital. Read now to learn about an effective disaster recovery strategy that will ensure the safety of your patient data.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 14 May 2013

HP & Intel®

Strategy guide to business protection for physician practices
sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® processors
WHITE PAPER: This white paper demonstrates how hospitals can manage risk and keep critical IT infrastructure up and running. Read now to learn how HIT leaders can ensure a high availability IT infrastructure that can improve service and protect their business.
Posted: 01 Aug 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2012

HP and Intel® Xeon® processors

Five Critical Lessons in Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This eBook explores what it takes to ensure you're in the best position to bounce back should disaster strike.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Iron Mountain

Disaster Recovery Planning 2012: Essential Steps for Building a Business-Savvy Business Continuity Capability
sponsored by EMC
EBOOK: Access this exclusive disaster recovery/business continuity presentation by Jon Toigo, CEO and managing partner of Toigo Partners International, to explore expert insight into the steps to building a business-savvy business continuity strategy.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 20 Mar 2013

EMC

8 Questions to Ask Before Implementing Cloud Storage
sponsored by Asigra
EGUIDE: This e-guide underscores the importance of DR testing, no matter what type of strategy or solution your business is using.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 26 Jul 2013

Asigra

Expert Overview: New Data Protection Strategies and Success Metrics
sponsored by EMC Corporation
EGUIDE: This e-guide explores the basic philosophy behind continuous data protection and how it's making its way into the current backup landscape.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

EMC Corporation

Data Security and Privacy Concerns Pushed into the Spotlight
sponsored by GeoTrust, Inc.
EGUIDE: In this searchCompliance.com e-guide, uncover the core benefits data privacy programs, data protection strategies, and data-loss incident readiness plans have to offer and key steps for achieving them, with a particular focus placed on BYOD.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

GeoTrust, Inc.

IBM SmartCloud Virtualized Server Recovery
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: This short video explores a disaster recovery solution that can help you improve recovery times for apps running on both virtualized and traditional servers.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Premiered: 24 Feb 2012

IBM

Expert Considerations For Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery
sponsored by CommVault Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: This E-Guide offers expert advice on incorporating the cloud into your DR strategy and presents the latest trends around the adoption and usage of these services.
Posted: 05 Jul 2013 | Published: 05 Jul 2013

CommVault Systems, Inc.

Senior Vodafone Staff Access BlackBerry Service at all Times with Rapid Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Neverfail
CASE STUDY: This case study discusses how one company implemented a high availability solution that delivers 24/7 availability and allows for routine maintenance while their system is live.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

Neverfail

Neverfail Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS)
sponsored by Neverfail
DATA SHEET: This short white paper explores a next-generation, cloud-based DR solution that ensures your critical data is protected and easily recovered.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

Neverfail

Where BCDR and GRC Come Together: A CIO's Guide
sponsored by Essextec
EZINE: In this e-guide, our experts from SearchSecurity.com will help you establish better security with this IT disaster preparation and recovery guide for enterprise CIOs.
Posted: 11 Jun 2013 | Published: 11 Jun 2013

Essextec

Archiving, Backup, and DR: Essential Tips and Issues to Address
sponsored by Rand Secure Data
EGUIDE: This E-Guide points out four records retention issues you may inadvertently be exposing your business to and reveals the keys to integrating backup, archiving, and DR.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 07 Jun 2013

Rand Secure Data
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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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