Business continuity planning can get sticky as enterprises transition to the cloud. For many organizations, this represents the first time they’ve shared security responsibilities with a third party, and it may be challenging to get comfortable with this arrangement. In order to take advantage of cloud benefits, an enterprise must be willing to give over… Read More
Choosing a “lift and shift” approach to cloud migration makes it sound like a process that can be completed when you’ve got a slow afternoon with some time on your hands. This type of transition to a cloud solution does eliminate the need to modify code, but that doesn’t mean there’s no pain in the… Read More
Many businesses have backup and disaster recovery plans in place. But more often than not, those traditional strategies aren’t enough to keep you protected from data and financial loss. An intelligent business continuity plan will help prevent catastrophic losses in the face of disruption.
In an effort to protect data, every enterprise IT department builds a backup strategy that works for their operation. But it’s not uncommon for an organization to forget about the network as part of the strategy in their backup plan. It’s important to remember in this age of cloud-based storage solutions and cloud-based applications that… Read More
Whether it’s a cyber attack that devastates critical systems, a natural disaster that ends in total outage, or a human error that leaks sensitive information, there is no shortage of damage that businesses suffer when disaster happens unexpectedly. A well-thought out disaster recovery (DR) system is the lifeblood of corporate survival and business continuity. The… Read More
The continuity of your business should be a major priority, especially considering how the livelihood of yourself and your employees is on the line. Believe it or not, there are some organizations out there that don’t give a second thought to the preservation of their data and critical assets. Therefore, it’s clear that you need… Read More
The cloud is a fantastic addition to the business environment that can aid your organization in achieving great things with your technology, but some professionals still feel that the cloud isn’t as secure as it needs to be, especially in light of the incredible number of threats loose on the Internet. However, contrary to popular… Read More
September 30th is Disaster Preparedness Day. This gives us a great reason to go over some of the most common disasters that can potentially affect your businesses. There are dozens of potential disasters to choose from, but since we’re an IT company, we’re going to focus on the four top disasters that can mess with… Read More