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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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What to Consider When Looking for Cloud-powered Data Protection
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: It is impossible to have an IT modernization conversation today without talking about the cloud, especially about its perceived economic benefits, its operational agility, and its often-superior recovery-scenario capabilities. Learn how two of the earliest innovators in cloud-powered data protection are now one entity.
Posted: 30 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Carbonite

Why Midsized Organizations Should Consider EVault by Carbonite
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: Today it is possible, even for smaller organizations, to establish both backup and full-fledged hybrid data protection under one robust onsite/offsite underpinning. ESG has four recommendations to assist such organizations as they try to pursue a disk-to-disk-to-cloud data protection strategy in the right way.
Posted: 30 Dec 2016 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Carbonite

Carbonite: A Cornerstone For Ransomware Protection And Recovery
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: Ransomware attacks are pervasive. More than 4,000 ransomware attacks happen every day and this number is only increasing. In this white paper learn how to reduce exposure to ransomware and the best practices involved in recovering from ransomware attacks.
Posted: 30 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Carbonite

Targeting Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: Handling 5.1TB of highly confidential data, Lockheed Martin, the largest provider of IT services and systems integration to the U.S. govn't, knew that they needed a more reliable DR solution than tape backups. In this white paper, learn about an endpoint backup system that can restore data within 10-15 minutes - 90% faster than tape backup systems.
Posted: 17 Nov 2016 | Published: 17 Nov 2016

Code42

The Guide to Modern Endpoint Backup and Data Visibility
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores modern endpoint backup strategies with heightened visibility and insight to help provide protection across multiple devices and data migration. Uncover 15 essential traits of reliable data security platforms, including end-user data protection across multiple OS, end-user data control via the cloud, and more.
Posted: 15 Nov 2016 | Published: 15 Nov 2016

Code42

Disaster recovery and business continuity: Essential guide
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: Not only can a solid business continuity strategy protect organisations from reputational damage and lost trade, but – for those operating in regulated industries – it can also prevent firms being hit with downtime-related enforcement action.
Posted: 31 Oct 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

3 Things to Consider Before Implementing Cloud Data Protection
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to implement a complete, cloud-integrated data protection strategy. Discover what 3 factors you should consider when taking this hybrid approach that incorporates cloud backup, instant recovery, and high availability appliances.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Why Not All Disaster Recovery Appliances Are the Same
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper helps you evaluate and select the right disaster recovery appliance to fit your business's needs without coming up short on promised performance. Uncover 5 key questions to ask your recovery vendor before purchasing and installing your chosen appliance.
Posted: 18 Oct 2016 | Published: 18 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

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.

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.

Disaster Recovery Policies for Hyper-Converged Infrastructures
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
EGUIDE: Disaster recovery is essential for mission-critical workload, and a hyper-converged infrastructure can simplify this requirement. Discover three fundamental tasks you must consider when planning, implementing and executing your hyper-converged disaster recovery policy and business continuity plans.
Posted: 29 Dec 2016 | Published: 28 Dec 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Recovering from Ransomware: Data Protection Strategy Guide
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: With a constantly evolving IT landscape, the nature of disaster recovery planning is changing rapidly. Now, rather than just preparing for a natural disaster or manmade event, IT professionals must also be prepared to recover from ransomware and other cyberattacks. In this e-guide you will learn 2 quick steps for recovering from ransomware.
Posted: 12 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Citrix

5 Corporate Disaster Recovery Plan Essentials
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
EGUIDE: Every organization will experience a disaster at one point or another and with every minute of downtime costing umpteen of thousands of dollars, it's critical to have a solid disaster recovery plan in place. In this eGuide, discover the five essential parts you will need to set up a strong disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 14 Nov 2016 | Published: 09 Nov 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

A Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Plan for the Data Breach Age
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
EGUIDE: Our increasing use of social media, internet of things (IoT), mobile computing and the cloud has increased our data dependence. While this has improved accessibility, it has also made us more vulnerable to cyber-attacks - 40% of businesses hit never recover. In this eGuide, find 10 best DR/BC practices DR/BC that will help you avoid fatal attacks.
Posted: 14 Nov 2016 | Published: 09 Nov 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Comprehensive Disaster Recovery Testing Plan Can Prevent Major Outages
sponsored by Zerto
EGUIDE: The August 2016 Delta outage caused a stir in the disaster recovery world. Ensure your organization doesn't make the same mistakes as the airliner with these DR testing guidelines.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 21 Oct 2016

Zerto

Five Corporate Disaster Recovery Plan Essentials
sponsored by Zerto
EGUIDE: Some shops have yet to establish a corporate DR plan they know they can rely on. This exclusive e-guide brings together a group of trusted data protection experts to share their must-haves in any corporate disaster recovery plan and discover benefits and drawbacks of three data replication technologies.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 24 Oct 2016

Zerto

Address Cloud Failover Issues with DRaaS
sponsored by Zerto
EGUIDE: Failing over to the cloud can be handled by a DRaaS provider, but concerns over data movement and performance need to be addressed before the cloud DR strategy is implemented. Explore three questions to answer before using DRaaS in any cloud strategy.
Posted: 24 Oct 2016 | Published: 21 Oct 2016

Zerto

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
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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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