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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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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

Market Perspectives: The Benefits of Improving RTOs
sponsored by Commvault
VIDEO: In this brief video, IDC research director Phil Goodwin shares the findings of a recovery time objective survey. Find out which company was able to cut unplanned downtime by more than 50% to produce unprecedented cost savings and provide more reliable availability of data.
Posted: 13 Oct 2016 | Premiered: 08 Mar 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.

Combating financial crime: The increasing importance of financial crimes intelligence units in banking
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper assesses how aware banks in Europe and North America are of FCIUs and what measures they have been taking to be more prepared for full implementation of their own FCIU. Understand the importance of banks' FCIUs and potential central intelligence services will offer to the banking industry and to crime prevention.
Posted: 02 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

SAS

How to Prepare and Respond to Data Center Emergencies
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a framework for an effective emergency preparedness and response strategy for mission critical facilities by breaking it down into seven elements arranged across the three categories. Access now to engage in the practical advice for implementing this strategy
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jan 2016

Schneider Electric

The top 5 risks of delaying a move to the cloud
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: We were told that cloud hosting was the inevitable norm and have since been waiting for an unavoidable takeover. The recent significant drops in cost mean that time is now. Read on to learn about five reasons why delaying a move to the cloud is creating risk for your organization.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Jul 2016

Infor

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

DNSSEC: How Savvy Attackers Are Using Our Defenses Against Us
sponsored by Neustar
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about how hackers are using DNSSEC against you and get inside the anatomy of one of these attacks. Discover how to best defend against these attacks and allow legitimate traffic to flow through your websites.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Neustar

Recovering From Ransomware Starts with a Data Protection Strategy
sponsored by Dell Software
EGUIDE: Stopping ransomware is almost impossible, but recovering from it doesn't have to be. Discover how to devise a solid ransomware recovery plan to successfully return your organization to normal conditions after an outbreak. Using your existing data protection tools and regular back-ups, you can ensure business continuity after disaster strikes.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 22 Sep 2016

Dell Software

How to Protect Data from Ransomware
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: It can be difficult to recover data that is encrypted by ransomware malware. In this expert guide, discover how to stop ransomware from breaching your network in the first place and backup all of your data.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 22 Sep 2016

Dell Software

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

Importance of Incident Response Collaboration
sponsored by Dimension Data
EGUIDE: This e-guide helps you create a formal incident response plan that allows for effective and efficient collaboration between groups so you can mitigate threats fast. Ensure smooth containment and recovery whenever a breach occurs.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 21 Sep 2016

Dimension Data

Data Backup and Disaster Recovery Made Simple
sponsored by McKesson Corporation
EGUIDE: It is nearly impossible to create the perfect disaster recovery plan, one that will work in every situation and meet all your recovery objectives. Storage expert George Crump discusses the role distance plays in the DR planning process and how backup software products are evolving to include DR functionality.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 09 Sep 2016

McKesson Corporation

How to Secure Azure and Recover From the Worst Disasters
sponsored by Softchoice Corporation
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, expert Rob Shapland breaks down how two new Microsoft Azure features aim to boost cloud security for enterprises. Learn how to keep Azure secure and keep your business going if disaster strikes and the worst is realized.
Posted: 08 Sep 2016 | Published: 07 Sep 2016

Softchoice Corporation

A Colocation Facility That Will Prepare Your Enterprise in the Event of a Disaster
sponsored by CyrusOne
EGUIDE: This exclusive eGuide focuses on two of the major questions to consider when contemplating disaster recovery colocation. In order to make the right decision for your enterprise, IT professionals need to acknowledge all of the factors for evaluating potential colocation providers and locations.
Posted: 23 Aug 2016 | Published: 22 Aug 2016

CyrusOne

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

Expert Strategies for Virtualization Capacity Planning
sponsored by Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon
EGUIDE: Explore this e-guide to learn about common mistakes and issues overlooked when it comes to capacity planning. In addition, find out the best ways to approach capacity planning in your virtual environment.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Published: 15 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard - Intel Xeon

Cloud API and DR Questions Answered
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: APIs are the lifeline between enterprise applications within cloud environments and cloud disaster recovery is becoming a popular option as cloud adoption grows. In this e-guide, learn the answers to frequently asked questions about proper API and disaster recovery set up and management.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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
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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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