Topic: Business Continuity

DRaaS Got You Stumped? Time to Catch some “Air”

No one debates the critical nature of effective IT disaster recovery.  One need only assess the damage created by such natural disasters as Hurricane Katrina or Hurricane Sandy to understand the devastation of data loss and service interruption to businesses. … Read more…

Walk Me to the Car: Disaster Recovery

Welcome back to the “Walk me to the car” blog series, a power-packed set of questions & answers that quickly addresses what busy business execs need to know on pressing technology issues. Today’s topic: What do business leaders need to know … Read more…

10 Years Later – A Hurricane Katrina Disaster Recovery Retrospective

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina brought its 174 mph winds to New Orleans – submerging four-fifths of the City under water. With $105 billion in Federal money sought for repairs and reconstruction, it was easily the costliest natural disaster in … Read more…

Six Ways Business Continuity Can Cost You: Because Failure is not an Option

What happens when your business goes down? Can you quantify the result of any downtime? Do you lose business? Do you lose productivity or customers? And if you do, how badly will your business’s reputation be damaged? Business continuity seeks … Read more…

Six Ways Disaster Recovery Can Cost You:  How to Prepare for the Inevitable

You know that saying, “You’re only as strong as your weakest link?” It can apply to many situations, none more so than your IT infrastructure, where architectural weaknesses can put your entire environment at great risk.  

Ready for Kickoff: Next-Gen Tech for the Broncos’ 2014 Season

The roar of the crowd. The lights on the field. The call of the quarterback. Attending a football game can be a thrilling experience. For many fans, the only thing that can improve the experience is a fast and reliable … Read more…

From Fad to Fundamental: The Evolving Applications of Tech Trends

What do you get when you cross 200-mph winds, thousands of bytes of data, and one unmanned aerial vehicle? The perfect storm. A recent Forbes article outlines the latest in hurricane forecasting technology: A three-foot disposable drone nicknamed “The Coyote” … Read more…

Creating a Business Continuity Plan

You’ve been hearing for years about how drafting a business continuity plan can keep your business going when an emergency strikes, or when Mother Nature wreaks havoc. It’s on your “to-do” list, but somehow, it always gets pushed behind some more immediate need. Frankly, the last thing you need is to read another article telling you why it’s so important. We thought it would be more helpful to give you some simple tips to start pulling your plan together. Read more…