The IT Leader’s Ultimate Guide to Building a Disaster Recovery Strategy
In today’s environment, even a minute of downtime can cripple a business. From lost customers to regulatory fines to damaged brand value, interrupted service and data breaches can have broad, negative impacts on a business—and if critical applications, processes and systems are not highly available and resilient, the failure is perceived as on the IT department.
Modern IT leaders who most successfully tackle this challenge are moving away from the status quo and rebuilding their disaster recovery (DR) strategy to take advantage of new technology. A DR plan can take many forms and the development of the right DR plan for unique business needs requires starting at the beginning.
This eBook provides a step-by-step guide to help IT leaders identify their organizations’ unique business needs and then develop the right DR plan to match those needs.
In this eBook, IT leaders will learn how to effectively:
- Conduct a business impact assessment
- Define recovery time and recovery point objectives
- Select the right technology to support the DR plan
- Build out a DR infrastructure
- Test and evolve the DR plan over time