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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 Planning Reports
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April Essential Guide to Data Protection
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: In this Information Security Essentials Guide, gain expert insight into the increasing focus on data protection and uncover proven strategies for keeping your sensitive data secure. Explore topics including tokenization technology, 4 keys to DLP success, disaster recovery planning, and more.
Posted: 10 Apr 2012 | Published: 11 Apr 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Euro crisis: Key questions CEOs and CIOs should ask each other
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ANALYST BRIEF: With a potential economic crisis looming in the Eurozone, Gartner offers a checklist of questions that CIOs and CEOs should ask each other.
Posted: 02 Apr 2012 | Published: 02 Apr 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Essential Guide to Disaster Recovery
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EZINE: With the mushrooming of disaster recovery technology in the past few years, your excuses for not having a DR plan are falling away. Use this Essential Guide to learn how to take advantage of new technologies that make the disaster recovery provision and planning process easier than it’s ever been.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 07 Feb 2012

SearchStorage.com

Virtualization Backup Tools
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBRIEF: This expert briefing from SearchServerVirtualization.com explains how physical and virtual backups differ and offers advice for integrating these two essential processes. Discover key criteria to consider when evaluating your various market options and find out how your backup technology fits into your larger disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 09 Feb 2012 | Published: 09 Feb 2012

SearchDataCenter.com

Disaster Recovery E-Brief
sponsored by SearchStorage.com
EGUIDE: Featuring a detailed list of everything you need to establish an effective DR strategy, this resource featuring expert Paul Kirvan has all of the information you need to get started developing and managing a successful DR plan. Read on for today's best practices and newest DR strategies.
Posted: 16 Jan 2012 | Published: 16 Jan 2012

SearchStorage.com

E-Guide: Exchange Server 2010 Backup and Recovery Tips and Tricks
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores the latest backup and recovery features of Exchange 2010. Find out how you can leverage high-availability and site resilience capabilities to simplify and streamline disaster recovery processes.
Posted: 01 May 2012 | Published: 26 Apr 2012

Dell, Inc.

Building an Effective DR and Business Continuity Strategy in Health Care
sponsored by Sirius and NetApp
EGUIDE: This E-Guide examines 5 key data replication strategies that will help maintain the availability of critical health data, even in the event of a disaster.
Posted: 23 Apr 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

Sirius and NetApp

Building a Disaster Ready Infrastructure
sponsored by CenturyLink Technology Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the factors surrounding a well implemented disaster recovery/business continuity plan that will ensure minimal impact to your organization. Read now to find out how you can prevent downtime and revenue loss caused by an unforeseen outage, hardware failure or natural disaster.
Posted: 18 Apr 2012 | Published: 18 Apr 2012

CenturyLink Technology Solutions

Why Disaster Recovery Preparation Pays Off
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: To protect your organization during unplanned downtime, you must have effective disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC) plans in place. This expert e-guide provides best practices for creating a comprehensive DR strategy and discusses why contingent controls are a vital - yet overlooked - part of DR and BC.
Posted: 30 Mar 2012 | Published: 30 Mar 2012

Dell, Inc.

Data Protection for Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WEBCAST: Discover how you can ensure comprehensive and reliable data protection for your virtualized environment with enhanced storage infrastructure that offers frequent snapshots and clones, automated off-site disaster recovery, source and target based deduplication and more.
Posted: 29 Mar 2012 | Premiered: Mar 29, 2012

Dell, Inc.

6 Checklists For Your DR Plan
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide reveals 6 checklists to help you improve and identify deficiencies in your disaster recovery plan to give you the best fighting chance in the event of a disaster. Read now to learn more.
Posted: 27 Mar 2012 | Published: 27 Mar 2012

Dell, Inc.

E-Zine: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Strategies
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
EZINE: This e-zine will explore the benefits and risk of relying on the cloud for disaster recovery, how virtualization technologies can keep your employees productive when a disaster occurs and why enterprise organizations are starting to shape disaster recovery strategies around mobile devices.
Posted: 23 Mar 2012 | Published: 01 Apr 2011

Dell, Inc.

Five Things You Need to Know About Disaster Recovery Planning
sponsored by NetIQ
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper for 5 things you must know about DR planning. Learn how virtualisation and cloud technologies are affecting DR processes, discover how to measure the ROI of disaster recovery, receive best practices for effective planning and testing and more.
Posted: 09 Mar 2012 | Published: 09 Mar 2012

NetIQ

Getting Real About Virtual Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to learn about the latest trends in virtualisation technology and discover what impact these improvements will have on backup and disaster recovery operations. Learn about the latest in off-site backups, data protection for virtual environments and more.
Posted: 05 Mar 2012 | Published: 05 Mar 2012

Acronis

FAQ Guide: Tape Vaulting: Best practices to consider for offsite tape storage
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EGUIDE: In this FAQ Guide, David Chapa, senior analyst at the Enterprise Strategy Group, discusses some best practices for tape vaulting. Find out the costs of tape vaulting services, how offsite tape storage costs are determined, how to negotiate your SLAs, and whether or not you should encrypt your tapes before you ship them offsite.
Posted: 29 Feb 2012 | Published: 24 May 2011

Iron Mountain

The Essentials Series: Solving Network Problems Before They Occur - How to Use SNMP in Network Problem Resolution
sponsored by Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold
WHITE PAPER: The Simple Network Management Protocol can help you get a clear view into your network. Network visibility is one of the most important ways you can quickly find and eliminate issues and ensure that your network is doing everything it’s supposed to.
Posted: 13 Feb 2012 | Published: 13 Feb 2012

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold

Key Considerations for Leveraging Virtualization and Keeping Your Applications Available
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
WHITE PAPER: Discover how you can leverage virtualization for more effective disaster recovery in your data center. Virtualized DR enables local availability within a single data center and promises to increase flexibility and responsiveness. However, there are various challenges associated with virtualized DR.
Posted: 18 Jan 2012 | Published: 18 Jan 2012

SunGard Availability Services

Cloud Based Disaster Recovery for SAP®
sponsored by Symmetry Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The impacts of a system outage are felt within minutes of the incident and range from production and shipping stoppages to lost business, industry penalties and failed audits. Read this paper to learn how a disaster recovery (DR) plan based in the cloud mitigates these risks and protects the interests of shareholders, investors and customers.
Posted: 13 Jan 2012 | Published: 13 Jan 2012

Symmetry Corporation

Rethink the Economics of Data
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This thought-provoking research report from Gartner is based on thousands of end user interviews and offers a roadmap toward rethinking data protection in ways that maximize value and meet business-critical needs.
Posted: 05 Jan 2012 | Published: 05 Jan 2012

NetApp

Disaster Preparedness: Is there a hole in your disaster recovery plan?
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how software escrow agreements can be a critical tool to help ensure application continuity within your business continuity plan.
Posted: 04 Jan 2012 | Published: 04 Jan 2012

Iron Mountain

Disaster Recovery 101: Assessing Risk & Preventing Human-made Disasters
sponsored by QuorumLabs
EGUIDE: This SearchDisasterRecovery.com E-Guide will provide you with the necessary steps for evaluating risk in you DR plan, and offer insight into the high-level threats you need to watch out for today. Read on for a deep dive into the risk evaluation process, information on preventing human-made disasters and more.
Posted: 01 Jan 2012 | Published: 29 Dec 2011

QuorumLabs

FAQ Guide: What to Look for in IT Disaster Recovery Services
sponsored by Actifio
EGUIDE: In this FAQ guide, ESG senior analyst David Chapa gives his tips for what to look for in IT disaster recovery services.
Posted: 23 Dec 2011 | Published: 22 Dec 2011

Actifio

When Good Backups Go Bad: Data Recovery Failures and What to Do About Them
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn about some of the most common pitfalls associated with backups and how to avoid them. You'll learn about the repercussions of poor/failed backups, and learn how to establish a backup strategy that can ensure minimal downtime during a disaster. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2011 | Published: 22 Nov 2011

Symantec Corporation

Symantec 2011 SMB Disaster Preparedness Survey
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features the results of Symantec's second SMB disaster preparedness survey, and provides recommendations to help your organization establish and maintain a successful disaster recovery strategy.
Posted: 22 Nov 2011 | Published: 22 Nov 2011

Symantec Corporation

E-Guide: What Joplin Teaches Hospitals About Disaster Recovery Planning
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: The 2011 Joplin Tornado tore through Joplin, MO, leaving devastation in its tracks. One organization that was hit particularly hard that day was St. John’s Regional Medical Center. If it wasn’t for proper disaster recovery planning, many patient records would be lost. In this e-guide, learn the story of how this hospital was prepared for the worst.
Posted: 14 Nov 2011 | Published: 14 Nov 2011

HP & Intel®
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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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