Business continuity & disaster recovery News
January 08, 2016
Finalists in the data backup and recovery software category for Products of the Year include traditional backup software and point products that address data protection challenges.
December 16, 2015
Carbonite finds a way to move up into midsize market by purchasing Seagate EVault cloud backup and disaster recovery as a service business for $14 million.
September 30, 2015
Philadelphia Mixing Solutions ditched four isolated SANs to deploy two hybrid NexGen arrays, with 32 TB of capacity apiece for primary storage and DR, avoiding storage silos.
August 03, 2015
Storing important data in the cloud is a non-starter for many organizations. There are number of reasons for this, including legislation, risk and compliance. Oh, and of course, cost. For those organizations, an on-premises cloud could be a promising alternative. In other words, building a storage system that offers the key attributes of cloud storage while avoiding all that scary stuff. In our cover story, you'll find out what it takes to build an on-premises cloud system, the technologies required and what an on-prem cloud offers that traditional storage does not.
Backup is no longer simply copying data in case something goes wrong. Nowadays, the bleeding edge of backup is about meeting the demands of the "always-on" data center. It wasn't too long ago that meeting these types of demands seemed impossible, but that is changing. You'll find out about the new technologies and approaches that are addressing modern data protection challenges.
Building an effective disaster recovery (DR) plan requires a detailed analysis of the types of risks it will need to protect against and the impact those risks represent. With our step-by-step roadmap, learn where to focus DR resources and how much to invest in building and maintaining those resources.
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Cloud computing can help healthcare organizations save money, expand research projects and improve technology offerings. Yet, for some, the age-old question remains: Can cloud services be trusted to protect sensitive healthcare data, such as EHRs?
This three-part guide explores how healthcare organizations are venturing into the cloud. First, expert Trevor Strome analyzes the benefits and most significant barriers to cloud adoption in healthcare. Next, SearchHealthIT's Kristen Lee looks at how Amazon Web Services has helped Nationwide Children's Hospital and a technology vendor perform genomic studies. Finally, healthcare IT consultant Reda Chouffani provides a list of things to consider when purchasing cloud services. Continue Reading
Projecting total costs and confirming a product meets governing regulations are two steps to take before committing to a cloud product. Continue Reading
Your organization requires better data protection that responds to its scaling needs. Copy data management (CDM) could be the answer. Continue Reading
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Cloud-based disaster recovery has emerged as an affordable, flexible method for providing application availability following a disaster event. Continue Reading
Cloud services have become a popular cost-saving option for businesses, but they must be careful to protect against constantly evolving data risk. Continue Reading
How do self-healing networks function? Expert Kevin Beaver looks at the benefits such a network has to offer, as well as the key concepts self-healing networks bring to an enterprise security strategy. Continue Reading
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Expert Paul Kirvan details data loss prevention best practices that can thwart a potentially devastating disruption to BC and DR operations in any organization. Continue Reading
Technology is coming to the rescue for organizations looking to lower their disaster recovery costs. Learn how these steps can help decrease your DR expenses. Continue Reading
Brien Posey explains how hyper-converged systems are used for DR and which vendors are offering it in this expert answer. Continue Reading
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Jon Toigo discusses the importance of ensuring that your cloud provider has tape recovery capabilities in this Storage Decisions presentation. Continue Reading
Paul Kirvan explains why your business continuity program must mesh with your information security and corporate cybersecurity strategies. Continue Reading
SearchCIO rounded up free IT templates from around the Web to help technology managers organize their IT departments, projects and service offerings. Continue Reading