Disaster Recovery Glossary

the essential disaster recovery terms compiled into one easy glossary.

When the unthinkable happens, there may not be time to look up the terminology that will play a critical role in sparing your data center from harm. Below is a selection of key terms that you'll need to be armed with in the event of a crisis. Click on each term for a complete definition.

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Business Continuance

Cold/warm/hot server

Collocation

Disaster Recovery Plan

Failover

Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS)

Virtual Tape

This was last published in October 2005

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