Tag: it disaster recovery

New Year, New Outlook: Indianapolis Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Workshop

Amid the hustle and bustle of the end of the year, we expect everyone’s doing some planning for 2015. Between your holiday parties and IT budgets, don’t forget to put our Indianapolis Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Workshop on your … Continue reading

Posted in Data Centers, Disaster Recovery, Online Tech News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Offsite Backup, Onsite Backup, or Both?

There are many backup and recovery options out there; some onsite, some offsite. Trying to parse through which one fits best into your disaster recovery plan can be very difficult, and often for a result that isn’t ideal. I spoke … Continue reading

Posted in Disaster Recovery, Online Tech News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

SAN-to-SAN Replication: Fast Data Backup for the Private Cloud

Need fast data backup with no impact on the performance of your systems? Read on about SAN-to-SAN replication as a reliable, synchronized method for data backup. This excerpt is taken from our Disaster Recovery white paper; full version available for … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing, Disaster Recovery | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Celebrate National Preparedness Month: What’s Your IT Disaster Recovery Plan?

September 2013 has been deemed National Preparedness Month (NPM) by President Barack Obama. The White House press release notes that FEMA intends to build and sustain national preparedness in the face of natural disasters, such as hurricanes, tornadoes and floods to … Continue reading

Posted in Disaster Recovery | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery

Cloud-based disaster recovery can streamline data backup and recovery times, useful for mission-critical applications and data  required to be up and running at all times. Read below for an excerpt about virtualization and disaster recovery from our newest white paper, … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing, Disaster Recovery | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Just Launched: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery White Paper

We’ve just launched our latest white paper, Disaster Recovery, a great resource covering business drivers for investing in a plan; a high-level overview of the specific stages of a business continuity plan; and an in-depth explanation of the latest technology … Continue reading

Posted in Cloud Computing, Disaster Recovery | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ten Lessons Michigan CIOs Can Learn From Hurricanes

Although it is extremely rare for Michigan to suffer damage from a hurricane, there are many lessons that can be learned about the importance of business continuity and disaster recovery plans.  David Sarbacha of Deloitte Touche LLP identified 10 lessons … Continue reading

Posted in Disaster Recovery | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Right Distance for Michigan Disaster Recovery Sites

The question of how far is far enough – for disaster recovery – arose after 9/11 when a significant area of Manhattan was shut down.  This prompted the Security and Exchange Commission to suggest that 200 miles would be appropriate … Continue reading

Posted in Disaster Recovery, Michigan Data Centers | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Top 5 Reasons Why Michigan is a Good Disaster Recovery Location

The first and most important decision your organization can make regarding disaster recovery is deciding on the geographical location.  There are many things to consider including the probability and severity of natural disasters, other weather conditions like temperature, power structure … Continue reading

Posted in Disaster Recovery, Michigan Colocation, Michigan Data Centers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Online Tech Presents on IT Security at Detroit B-Sides Security Conference

Online Tech’s Systems Support Manager, Steve Aiello, will be presenting at Security B-Sides Detroit on securable infrastructures, June 7-8. Security B-Sides is a grassroots, DIY, open security conference bringing together a large number of IT and security professionals found in … Continue reading

Posted in Information Technology Tips, Online Tech News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment