You’d think that primary and DR sites would be relatively permanent, until you appreciate how distributed your organization has become-either for reasons of proximity to your clients or to your employees. The increasing dependency on IT assets beyond the data center at Remote Offices / Branch Offices and satellite outposts further exacerbates the BC challenges. Especially since many of these remote stations provide crucial data access and updates – serving as the lifelines of healthcare, manufacturing, hospitality and retail industries.
Moreover, the intangible whereabouts of DR sites can prove quite disconcerting when ephemeral cloud destinations start replacing your brick and mortar buildings.
What to Do Next
Now that you have a better understanding on how to standardize your storage-related BC/DR practices, take the next step. Watch this webinar for additional guidance on Business Continuity Measures for Volatile Times.