These disaster recovery mistakes could shut down your business

It's a fact of life: disasters happen. But while some businesses are lucky enough to weather the storm, others are not so fortunate. In many cases, the difference between bouncing back and shutting down for good is a well-executed disaster recovery plan (DRP).

Unfortunately, far too many companies make the mistake of either not having a DRP at all or having a plan that is sorely lacking in key areas.

What type of data backup is right for your SMB?

Businesses rely on data for everything, from operations to marketing to human resources. So it’s no surprise that data loss can be a huge blow to a company and, in some cases, even lead to bankruptcy. That’s why it’s crucial for all organizations, especially small- and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), to have a data backup plan in place.

Disaster recovery on a budget: Affordable and effective options

Disaster can strike at any time, without warning. A natural calamity, a power outage, a hacking incident, or human error can all lead to data loss and business interruption. In order to minimize the damage and get your business back up and running as quickly as possible, you need to have disaster recovery measures in place.

Steps for creating a power outage business continuity plan

A power outage that causes significant disruptions is every business owner’s worst nightmare — no lights, no computers, and no way to conduct business. It can happen anytime, anywhere, and often without warning. That’s why it’s important to have a power outage business continuity plan in place so you can keep your business running smoothly, no matter what.

Stay in operation with these BCP strategies

Power outages, disasters and other disruptions happen. And thousands of businesses around the globe are affected by them every year, with lost profits ranging into the millions, if not billions. So how can your business protect itself and stay open when the unexpected strikes? Here are five common business continuity strategies that many companies rely […]