Disaster recovery and continuity of operations concepts

It is important that if a company suffers from a disaster that they can be up and running as soon as possible. Disasters range from natural disasters such as hurricanes or floods, hardware failure, malicious insider attack, or accidental deletion of data. The main aim of a disaster recovery plan is to get the company back up and running so that it can generate income. Let's look at the different aspects of disaster recovery:

  • Business Impact Analysis (BIA): BIA looks at the monetary loss if a company is not up and running, coupled with the purchase of new equipment so that the business can continue to operate.
  • Recovery sites: There are three main types of recovery sites and these are ...

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