According to the National Archives and Records Administration, over 90
percent of companies that experience upwards of 10 days of downtime file for
bankruptcy within the year. It is critical for every business to have a
tested and effective business continuity plan that ensures that the company
makes it out of a natural disaster with minimal disruption. The specifics of
an enterprise’s disaster recovery plan will vary depending on the
company’s location. For enterprises located in tornado and hurricane zones,
a disaster recovery plan must meet a unique set of demands.
It is reported that 2015 saw 1,285 tornados and a record number of Category 4
and 5 hurricanes. Along the Atlantic coast, hundreds of businesses were
devastated by the effects of Hurricane Sandy. Companies located in the
geographic region referred to as Tornado Alley (Texas, Oklahoma, South
Dakota, Ne... (more)
Learn what are standard services that are provided through managed hosting
and how they can benefit small to medium sized businesses.
Managed hosting refers to the IT provisional mode in which a provider company
leases servers and associated applications and hardware to a client. The
providing company houses and manages all equipment. The client may or may not
have administrative access to these servers and applications but rarely
utilizes this access. In most cases, a web-based interface is used by the
client to interact with the hosting provider.
Standard Services Offered Throu... (more)