Chapter 1. Introduction to Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity


‘Meet success like a gentleman and disaster like a man.’

 --Frederick Edwin Smith (1872-1930)

The business world has changed significantly in the past few years. Organizations have undergone huge technical and non-technical transformations over the last decade. Regardless of the industry, more and more businesses are operating on a 24x7 global basis. Competition has also increased dramatically and is now available at a click of a mouse button. Even small organizations with less than a dozen employees depend on several modern technologies and worldwide competition to remain in business. To stay in business, alive and kicking, is of paramount importance to every modern organization. ...

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