Data Center Chapter 1: Disaster recovery planning:
Chapter 1: Disaster recovery planning
In this first chapter of our disaster recovery All-In-One Guide, you'll learn how to plan for the worst.
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| 15 Feb 2005
Article - Developing a good disaster recovery (DR) plan is similar to good dental hygiene -- and almost as exciting. Similar to going to the dentist twice a year, you should also test your DR plan with the same frequency. Wait too long to clean up your plan and...
Tip - Not all downtime has the same impact on business performance. Facilities experts Jerry Burkhardt and Richard W. Dennis provide a model on how to assess the Criticality Levels of your data center.
Tip - Data center disaster recovery planning expert Bill Peldzus discusses IT staffing, infrastructure issues, operations planning and more in this data center disaster recovery checklist.
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02 Aug 2007
Article - A power outage at colocation provider 365 Main Inc. is a poignant reminder of why data center managers need to test their own disaster recovery plans.
Tip - How current is your disaster recovery plan? If it's not tied into your configuration management process and a regular testing schedule, it could be out of date in a hurry.
30 Mar 2006
Interview - American Fidelity Assurance Company's number one priority is paying claims -- especially in a disaster. The company tests core disaster recovery plans twice a year.