Can You Afford a Disaster?

Gartner Group states that three out of five businesses that experience a disaster will not survive.  Can your business afford to be interrupted by something as simple as a water leak, a wind storm, flood, tornado or even a hardware or software failure?  Most business interruptions cannot be controlled or prevented.  But you CAN take precautions to mitigate the risks associated with these potential interruptions.  A business that simply believes “it won’t happen to them” or “we have good backups” almost always has a false sense of security.  Not only do businesses need a plan, the plan must be tested, changes and updates tracked and failures documented.  A Disaster Recovery Plan is not something you create for a file, it is a living document that should never end as long as your business survives.

Who created your plan?  How often do you test it?  Have you used an independent third-party to verify your backups lately to ensure your critical data is safe?  There are many questions to ask.  Too many for a blog post.  Contact Us today to arrange a free consultation to discuss how we may be able to help your business.

 

 

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