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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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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

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

Prepare for the Unexpected: Guide to Modern IT Disaster Recovery
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents the theory of Black Swan Events, and shows you how to prepare and mitigate the consequences on your data center.
Posted: 06 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

Developing Effective DR/BC Plans
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EZINE: This Essential Guide offers a primer on business continuity and risk management.  Get exclusive information on tailoring a DR plan to your organization's needs and discover 10 things every IT professional should know about disaster recovery. Read on to make DR planning a priority before it's too late.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Iron Mountain

Best Practices in Disaster Recovery Testing
sponsored by SearchDisasterRecovery.com
EBOOK: This Handbook offers guidelines for disaster recovery testing today, with a look at the variety of technologies and practices in use. You will find an expert Q&A outlining technologies that can make DR testing more effective. Another piece takes a look at how one company's quarterly DR test helped prepare them for Hurricane Sandy.
Posted: 29 May 2013 | Published: 29 May 2013

SearchDisasterRecovery.com

DR Planning: Top 10 tips
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide explores the top ten DR tips from John Toigo to help navigate DR planning more efficiently and shows you how to justify your DR initiatives by analyzing critical DR data.
Posted: 17 Apr 2013 | Published: 17 Apr 2013

SearchStorage.com

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

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

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

Disaster Recovery Assurance in Private Clouds
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents a new disaster recovery concept that bridges the gap between physical and virtual resources to ensure business continuity and renewal of IT services.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

PHD Virtual

Veritas Cluster Server from Symantec
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses a cluster server platform that ensures high availability and disaster recovery for the most critical applications.
Posted: 29 May 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Symantec Corporation

Developing Effective DR/BC Plans
sponsored by SearchDisasterRecovery.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This handbook offers tips on how to develop and implement an effective disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 15 May 2013 | Published: 15 May 2013

SearchDisasterRecovery.com

SMB cookbook: Whipping up a virtualization disaster recovery plan
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: This exclusive E-Guide explores how to implement a successful virtualization DR plan for the growing needs and shrinking budgets of today's IT departments.
Posted: 14 May 2013 | Published: 14 May 2013

Symantec Corporation

Expert Analysis: How Cloud Fits into 2013 IT Priorities
sponsored by More Direct
EGUIDE: This E-Guide explores the hottest data storage technologies in 2013 and shows you how to determine when cloud computing makes sense (and when it doesn't). Access this resource now to learn all of this and get ten tips for successful DR planning.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 24 Apr 2013

More Direct

FalconStor® RecoverTrac™: Automated Service-oriented Disaster Recovery
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a disaster recovery solution that gives you peace of mind by removing complexity from the equation. Read on to get a detailed account of FalconStor's RecoverTrac technology and how it can help you address a full range of disaster recovery challenges.
Posted: 16 Apr 2013 | Published: 04 Feb 2013

FalconStor Software
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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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