Disaster Recovery Planning Management
- November 18, 2019
McKesson Corporation's disaster recovery plan is deeply detailed and relies on Zerto's technology across its many globally distributed business units.
- October 31, 2019
Ransomware recovery may not have always been a featured topic in TechTarget's 20 years of coverage, but it's certainly made an impression in the last few.
- September 25, 2019
Disaster recovery needs to provide protection from natural disasters such as hurricanes, fires and floods, as well as cyberattacks that concern many IT pros.
- May 15, 2019
The Datrium cloud DR SaaS app, formerly known as Project CloudShift, is now called ControlShift and GA, but the first version only supports Datrium on premises and Cloud DVX hosts.
- April 22, 2019
Assurance Software's new analytics and dashboard feature allows companies to monitor the health and readiness of their business continuity programs and pinpoint areas of weakness.
- March 21, 2019
Everbridge has launched an application that provides organizations the ability to manage a critical event throughout its lifecycle through a dynamic dashboard.
- January 17, 2019
U.S.-based Assurance Software's merger with U.K.-based ClearView extends the business continuity providers' international reach, helping customers who do business globally.
- December 26, 2018
The SwiftReach acquisition not only enhances mass notification capabilities with a wider communication network, but nearly doubles Rave Mobile Safety's number of clients.
- November 19, 2018
Because disaster recovery planning and testing were too complicated, a health provider turned to Zerto virtual replication to speed up the process without increasing costs.
- November 15, 2018
Tiffany & Co. uses the freshly updated Everbridge Critical Event Management Platform in a number of ways. It recently had to put the mass notification capability to swift use.
- October 09, 2018
The Business Continuity Cloud brings together the spectrum of Arcserve's technologies. Through the web-based user interface, users can perform most jobs in a few clicks.
- February 13, 2018
Zerto has added to its bidirectional Virtual Replication software with multi-cloud protection for data and applications stored in AWS, Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud.
- January 08, 2018
The Frost Museum of Science in Miami braced for Hurricane Irma with a solidified DR planning, storage and data center infrastructure, and it suffered minimal damage from the storm.
- January 30, 2017
Real estate, police and law organizations all had one thing in common: successful ransomware data recovery. These case studies detail how they were protected.
- January 23, 2017
Statistics show organizations without ransomware protection are taking a huge risk. Analysts explain why it's important to be proactive in the fight against this epidemic.
- December 23, 2016
These top pieces of advice from the year in disaster recovery planning could help your organization get out in front of possible outages and the ransomware epidemic.
- December 05, 2016
Disaster recovery is about more than the duplication of enterprise data in an emergency, it's about getting the applications, servers and storage up and running quickly as well.
- October 28, 2016
After a massive tornado touched down across the state, the city of Opelika, Ala., looked to the cloud to get its IT infrastructure up and running in case of disaster.
- June 30, 2016
The new version of Resiliency Director adds the ability to apply multiple resource pools and port groups to a single recovery plan to streamline DR planning and testing.
- April 28, 2016
Health Network Labs' disaster recovery relies on all-flash storage, VDI, and mirrored arrays and servers for active-active connection between data centers.
- January 26, 2016
HotLink introduces Managed DRaaS for its DR Express that gives SMBs backup and disaster recovery expertise and resources. The product is fully integrated with VMware vCenter.
- December 09, 2015
The top disaster recovery best practices of 2015 include asking the right questions of DRaaS providers, and instituting proper DR planning and testing.
- September 03, 2015
Many companies either don’t see the need for a business disaster recovery plan or haven’t allocated enough resources to create a good DR plan.
- May 11, 2015
Cloud-based disaster recovery services are a hot trend among SMB customers who lack the money to build their own DR configurations.
- February 12, 2015
Using DataKeeper software, online transaction processing firm Cayan sets up mirror sites for 'quasi active-active' servers that facilitate rapid failover.
- January 15, 2015
Sanovi has customized its application-aware disaster continuity and recovery software for public, private or hybrid clouds.
- December 29, 2014
Cloud disaster recovery became the overarching theme for DR in 2014, dominating products and services from new and established vendors.
- October 24, 2014
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic integrates Zerto Virtual Replication as part of comprehensive DR strategy, cuts failover and recovery times.
- August 28, 2014
In the event of an emergency, UBCV officials will be able to use DLAN's web-based communications system to monitor, assign and track equipment and assets, and better manage the crisis.
- August 06, 2014
HotLink makes it easier to set up and manage virtual machine protection for its DR Express hybrid cloud plug-in that uses vCenter and Amazon Web Services.
- June 06, 2014
Zerto off-site backup is a key new feature to its Virtual Replication suite, but the vendor emphasizes its backup built specifically for the DR process.
- March 06, 2014
HotLink DR Express protects virtual machines in VMware by using Amazon Web Services (AWS) as a target in the cloud.
- February 27, 2014
Disaster recovery is a standard fixture in most data centers; our most recent survey finds 77% of respondent organizations have a DR plan in place.
- August 23, 2013
HotLink DR Express offers a plug-in BC/DR solution that leverages Amazon Web Services to protect VMware vSphere virtual machines.
- August 14, 2013
Counties in Missouri turn to ruggedized Juniper Systems Mesa Notepads for damage assessment following tornadoes in the region.
- May 21, 2013
A new version of the TwinStrata CloudArray gateway can recover data and applications off the cloud for DR without having to rebuild servers.
- February 07, 2013
New York design firm DS+R found its cloud NAS setup wasn't ready for primetime as primary storage, but it came in handy when disaster struck.
- December 19, 2012
Engineering firm Strand Associates' DR test and plan is designed for major power outages, but they also come in handy when solving smaller problems.
- December 19, 2012
Spending on data protection software and recovery software rose to more than $1 billion during the third quarter of 2012, according to an IDC study.
- 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.
- June 28, 2012
The devastation of the 2011 Alabama tornado prompted a manufacturing plant to turn to a DR cloud with an on-site appliance replicating critical data.
- May 15, 2012
Financial services firm overhauls data protection to meet recover time objectives and recovery point objectives.
- February 24, 2012
Axxana Phoenix System RP offers data protection for animal health products distributor
- July 18, 2011
Learn how many companies use business continuity planning (BCP) standards to facilitate better BC plans.
- June 23, 2011
Don’t let virtualization and the cloud push DR planning and tape out of your IT plans, consultant Jon Toigo says during a Storage Decisions keynote.
- April 26, 2011
This week’s disaster recovery news in brief: Paradise deploys Actifio virtualized management product; NextEx HyperIP improves DR for Decision Lens; and more.
- March 29, 2011
At DRJ's Spring World 2011 conference, attendees cite disaster recovery standards and management buy-in as the toughest challenges facing disaster recovery specialists today.
- March 03, 2011
Virtua’s plan for migrating data between data centers without downtime included a storage array upgrade and accelerated virtual machine implementation.
- February 09, 2011
FalconStor has upgraded its RecoverTrac disaster recovery tool to automate the failover process for disaster recovery testing and failback for quick recovery.
- December 20, 2010
Here's a look at our predictions for the hottest disaster recovery trends for the year ahead: cloud disaster recovery, data center outsourcing, and more.
- October 28, 2010
InMage announced new backup and disaster recovery software; TwinStrata announces VMware High Availability support; QuorumLabs announces new customers; and other DR news.
- October 11, 2010
DR and BC consultants are helpful when devising or updating DR plans and strategies. Follow these steps to find the best DR/BC consultant for your environment.
- September 09, 2010
Disaster recovery and business continuity is top spending priority for small business this year and second among enterprises, according to recent Forrester Research survey.
- July 06, 2010
Businesses in at-risk geographic locations turn to products and services such as QuorumLabs onQ appliances and Double-Take HA replication software to recover from server outages.
- June 07, 2010
Due to widespread flooding across parts of the U.S., many companies have had to rethink their disaster recovery strategies to keep their data safe and secure.
- June 02, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: SteelEye updates DataKeeper data replication software; WTS partners with CoreLink to provide data center management services and more.
- May 11, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: AT&T now conducting DR simulation in Detroit; Recovery Point now certified as a Tier III facility by Uptime Institute and more.
- May 07, 2010
With an outage of its mission critical server possibly costing thousands of dollars a minute, Interbank FX went with a long-distance DR setup using InMage Scout to replicate data.
- May 04, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: STORServer offers disaster recovery consultation services; Strategic Resources chooses DR/BC service from BlueBridge Networks and more.
- April 21, 2010
Recent earthquakes in Haiti and Chile moves earthquake emergency response to the forefront of IT disaster recovery planning in many geographic regions, and remind organizations of the unique challenges a disaster of this type poses.
- April 14, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: Consonus partners with NetApp to provide disaster recovery options; SharePoint adds new features to its BC/DR planning tool and more.
- April 08, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: Federal DR centers opening in Massachusetts and Rhode Island; MediClick chooses Hosted Solutions for their DR service and more.
- March 25, 2010
Carnegie Mellon University announced the launch of its Disaster Management Initiative , which works to bring together groups to collaborate on DR management solutions.
- March 23, 2010
This week's disaster recovery news in brief: SunGard introduces new product to help with BC planning; Unitrends launches new cloud-based disaster recovery service and more.
- March 19, 2010
SteelEye announced that its DataKeeper product has been certified for Windows Server 2008 R2
- March 11, 2010
A recently released study predicts that the disaster recovery/business continuity market will grow past $39 billion by 2015.
- February 25, 2010
Although the H1N1 virus hasn't hit the United States as hard as expected, there were many lessons learned for disaster recovery (DR) and business continuity (BC) planners.
- February 12, 2010
Listen to this podcast to find out the benefits of WAN optimization, how WAN optimization can help with DR and the future of WAN optimization in DR.
- January 25, 2010
With statistics pointing to many companies still not having adequate DR plans, vendors try to provide sufficient DR services. However, finding a service or software with the right balance between DR management and functionality is difficult.
- January 04, 2010
Although IT budgets are tight, that's no excuse to let DR and BC slip under the radar. Here are five ways to reduce your DR costs without having to get rid of DR.
- January 04, 2010
Learn about the predicted DR trends for 2010, including outsourcing, server virtualization, desktop virtualization, unified communication and standards compliance.
- November 30, 2009
BCI 2009 World Conference recap: Cloud recovery technology expected to evolve into a key DR strategy
The BCI World Conference addressed recent issues and technologies regarding BC and DR, including the expected rise in cloud recovery in DR strategies.
- October 19, 2009
It's important not to fall behind on DR and pandemic planning, or your company may be at risk for unnecessary disasters.
- October 19, 2009
The following is a compilation of the latest disaster recovery news.
- October 19, 2009
The WAFS vendor is floating a raft of updates to its RiOS operating system, including support for replication and application traffic in the same device, and new security features.
- October 19, 2009
Disasters aren't just limited to human errors or hardware and software failures. Companies must also plan for natural disasters that may also affect their business.
- September 28, 2009
Learn about the pros and cons of host-based data replication software for DR.
- September 21, 2009
Even though the economy is down, organizations can find ways around cutting their DR budgets with better DR planning.
- September 08, 2009
Despite the possible dire consequences of failed disaster recovery programs, many organizations still consider DR testing nice-to-have but not a top priority.
- September 03, 2009
VMware said it will officially support distance VMotion over Cisco networks, but that supports contains a lot of fine print, particularly for data migration.
- August 31, 2009
Learn about the importance of evaluating and setting up remote access services before a disaster strikes.
- July 31, 2009
We've compiled the latest disaster recovery/business continuity news briefs: Verizon expands DR services; The BCI expands number of credential exam centers; Cisco Systems announces new data center disaster recovery capabilities; and more.
- July 06, 2009
As more companies turn to virtual machines for their backup, it's important and, and also easy, to equip them with a disaster recovery plan.
- June 29, 2009
Whether or not to outsource your disaster recovery (DR) or create a DR site in-house can be a tough decision. Learn about the pros and cons of outsourcing disaster recovery.
- June 26, 2009
We've compiled the latest disaster recovery news: SunGard survey says virtualization has a role in disaster recovery; EMC provides business continuity for VMware environments; ProStor Systems announces InfiniVault 2.0; and more.
- June 25, 2009
After getting closed down by Katrina, Deutsch Kerrigan & Stiles put in a disaster recovery plan that got it through Gustav last year and is prepared for another hurricane season.
- June 22, 2009
Learn about the difference between recovery time objective and recovery point objective in DR planning.
- June 22, 2009
Don't overlook the importance of how applications depend on each other for data when testing your DR plans.
- April 30, 2009
We've compiled the latest disaster recovery/business continuity news: CA adds recovery management; Verizon Business aims to back up and restore data; AppAssure announces Replay AppImage SQL Pack backup and recovery solution and more.
- April 30, 2009
With the swine flu outbreak, the good news is that, at the moment, we are not dealing with a 1918 style pandemic.
- March 16, 2009
Reporting and monitoring software didn't find much success in good times. How will Continuity Software's attempt fare in a down economy?
- March 06, 2009
The U.S. Golf Association signed over offsite data protection to IBM services, but not for every application.
- January 12, 2009
A survey of 1,600 enterprises across the world shows a minority consider their disaster recovery plans better than average, and people remain the main cause of downtime in the data center.
- November 24, 2008
Hurricane Ike may have hit the coast of Texas a month ago, but the lessons learned from the storm are fresh in the minds of the IT organizations it affected. In this tip, Deni Connor offers best practices for disaster recovery planning.
- October 13, 2008
InMage adds support for Citrix XenServer and Microsoft Hyper-V in the new version of its DR-Scout disaster recovery software, which already supports VMware.
- October 02, 2008
A contractor developing forensic technology for the U.S. government maintains disaster recovery between local replication site and using a virtual data center in the cloud.
- September 15, 2008
Management buy-in is critical to develop a disaster recovery plan that changes as the business does.
- September 04, 2008
Three companies say Compellent's SAN data reduction features make off-site replication and discovery recovery planning easier.
- August 21, 2008
Northeast Utilities has 500 TB of application data classified, a secondary data center in place, RTOs and RPOs set, and completed the picture with a third-party disaster recovery monitoring service from Continuity Software to keep it all running ...
- August 19, 2008
One university turned to its disaster recovery plan to keep Exchange online and communications open during a recent hurricane.