Category: Disaster Recovery

Disaster Recovery

Small Business Backup & Disaster Planning – Are you Prepared?

Most small businesses are woefully unprepared should a disaster strike. The following statistics highlight: Gartner estimates that only 35 percent of SMBs have any comprehensive disaster recovery plan. Touche Ross estimates, the survival rate for organizations without a disaster recovery plan is < 10% Disaster… Continue reading

Hurricane Sandy’s Disaster Recovery Call to Action

Recent frankenstorm Sandy caused billions in damages and even more yet to be tallied. Moodys.com, Mark Zandi estimated that 2 days’ worth of business activity in the region could be lost, valued at around $20 billion dollars. IHS Global Insight placed total costs somewhere between… Continue reading

Disaster Recovery for the Dental Practice Part II

In this the 2nd part of my 3 part discussion on disaster recovery for the dental practice, I will discuss a few more of the misunderstandings that many dentists and dental practice managers hold regarding disaster recovery. All Server Hardware & Software is Equal Like… Continue reading

Disaster Recovery for the Dental Practice Part I

Are you ready for a disaster? Would you be able to bring your dental practice back following a local or regional disaster? Most dental practices (and small businesses in general) are woefully unprepared as the following statistics highlight: Gartner estimates that only 35 percent of… Continue reading

What Is Your Disaster Recovery Plan – Irene’s Gentle Reminder

When a disaster comes is your business ready? Hurricane Irene recently caused severe damage to parts of New England totaling over >$15 billion in damages. Many businesses were not ready, had no comprehensive disaster plan, and no real way to recover business operations. Would your… Continue reading

Disaster Recovery wake up call for all…

Disaster Recovery is no joke but for many firms it’s not taken seriously. Organizations without a plan and calculated investment can suffer dire consequences. Continue reading