Do you have a DR plan?

July 2005
Storage Magazine;Jul2005, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p16
This article presents results of a survey of Storage readers on their disaster recover (DR) plans. If a disaster were to strike, 58% of Storage readers would assume that their recovery plans would kick in without too many surprises because they have tested their plans in 2004. The remaining 42%, however, either have no formal DR plan in place, or it has been so long since it was tested it is doubtful it would still do the job. On the bright side, relatively few respondents require lightning-fast recovery times--only 23% expect to be back up and running within an hour. In fact, 33% would be happy with a time-to-recovery of one day or more.


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