Business Continuity

Business Continuity

In the event that something goes wrong, work must go on. But what are the best ways to go about ensuring business continuity? What's the best way to organize IT infrastructures to attain the highest possible standards of high availability?

Use the case studies from peers in the small business community as a starting point, and seek out more tactical advice from experts in the field. Our white papers and reference guides also serve as a solid foundation for deploying the best business continuity plan.

5 Steps for Building a Business Contnuity Plan
If you're feeling uncertain about building a business continuity plan, make sure to follow these 5 steps.
If you found out tomorrow morning that you could not bring your company's network online for three days (no matter the...
Pros share their worst nightmares and how to prevent them
High-availability storage success depends on the ability to juggle emergency management within a realistic budget.
Best practices you can use to keep your large project out of the weeds.
Remotely Possible
Remote access should be a critical part of business continuity and disaster recovery planning for SMBs. 
Backups for Small Business
SMBs should have solid backup plans and systems in place to ensure the integrity of company data in cases when things...
Power Up to Prevent Downtime
Efficient power management is an essential part of business continuity and operations for businesses of all sizes.
Better Back That Data Up
James E. Gaskin
When it comes to backups, make sure yours are done automatically, are tested regularly and have multiple processes.
Security is quite possibly the most important consideration in the day-to-day operation of an IT department.
Improve your tools, not your head count.
The Cost of Downtime, mary sullivan, VP at CDW
Maria Sullivan
Formulating a business continuity plan and supporting it with technology are initiatives that reap dividends.
Business Continuity
In today’s 24/7 business world, a service interruption could threaten a company’s profitability and viability. This has...
Enabling Better Business Continuity
Backup, disaster recovery and archiving are all key to keeping resources available in a nonstop business world.
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
Keep resources secure and available in today’s nonstop business environment.

Security

Heartbleed: What Should Your... |
One of the biggest security vulnerabilities has almost every user and every industry...
Why Businesses Need a Next-G... |
Devices investigate patterns that could indicate malicious activity.
Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....

Storage

The New Backup Utility Proce... |
Just getting used to the Windows 8 workflow? Prepare for a change.
How to Perform Traditional W... |
With previous versions going unused, Microsoft radically reimagined the backup utility in...
5 Easy Ways to Build a Bette... |
While large enterprises have the resources of an entire IT department behind them, these...

Infrastructure Optimization

Businesses Must Step Careful... |
Slow and steady wins the race as businesses migrate IT operations to service providers,...
Why Cloud Security Is More E... |
Cloud protection services enable companies to keep up with security threats while...
Ensure Uptime Is in Your Dat... |
Power and cooling solutions support disaster recovery and create cost savings and...

Networking

Securing the Internet of Thi... |
As excitement around the connected-device future grows, technology vendors seek ways to...
How to Maximize WAN Bandwidt... |
Understand six common problems that plague wide area networks — and how to address them.
Linksys Makes a Comeback in... |
The networking vendor introduced several new Smart Switch products at Interop this week.

Mobile & Wireless

Mobility: A Foundational Pie... |
Other technologies rely on mobile computing, which has the power to change lives, Lextech...
Now that Office for iPad Is... |
After waiting awhile for Microsoft’s productivity suite to arrive, professionals who use...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.

Hardware & Software

Review: HP TippingPoint S105... |
Next-generation firewall can easily replace a stand-alone intrusion prevention system....
New Challenges in Software M... |
IT trends such as cloud, virtualization and BYOD pose serious hurdles for software...
Visualization Can Help Busin... |
Companies need to put their data in formats that make it consumable anytime, anywhere.