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August 23, 2013
HotLink DR Express offers a plug-in BC/DR solution that leverages Amazon Web Services to protect VMware vSphere virtual machines.
November 20, 2012
Companies with forward-looking DR plans showed they could survive power outages, such as those caused by Hurricane Sandy on the East Coast.
September 18, 2012
Alaskan-based Afognak Native Corp.'s DR plan includes an alternative data center, failover sites in other states to protect against natural threats.
March 15, 2012
Boston-based companies stay up and running at SunGard Workforce Continuity Center following a transformer fire that left part of the city without power.
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