ADVA Optical Networking Simplifies 4G Mobile Deployments with the Launch of the FSP 150SP

Norcross, Georgia — ADVA Optical Networking today launched the FSP 150SP, a sync probe device that radically simplifies the deployment and maintenance of 4G mobile networks. Featuring a Precision Time Protocol (PTP) clock probe that simultaneously supports Synchronous Ethernet and IEEE 1588v2, and a built-in GPS receiver, the FSP 150SP provides time synchronization and assurance… Continue reading ADVA Optical Networking Simplifies 4G Mobile Deployments with the Launch of the FSP 150SP

Kroll Ontrack partners with global distributor Info X to address demand for granular search and restoration software

MINNEAPOLIS – Kroll Ontrack, the leading provider of data recovery, ediscovery and information management, today announced it is expanding the availability of their granular search and restoration software tool, Ontrack® PowerControls™ through a partnership with Info X, a global distributor of storage network solutions. Founded in 1999 and based in Randolph, N.J., Info X provides… Continue reading Kroll Ontrack partners with global distributor Info X to address demand for granular search and restoration software

Home Medical Equipment and Service Providers Prepare for Hurricane Sandy

WASHINGTON — Anticipating Hurricane Sandy and power outages across in the Eastern U.S., providers of durable medical equipment and services are working alongside other first responders to ensure the safety of seniors and people with disabilities, says the American Association for Homecare. Millions of seniors and people with disabilities require some form of home medical equipment… Continue reading Home Medical Equipment and Service Providers Prepare for Hurricane Sandy

Everbridge Provides Communities and Businesses with Safety and Preparedness Tips for Hurricane Sandy

Glendale, Calif. – Everbridge, the leading provider of interactive communication and mass notification solutions, today announced a series of best practices for hurricane safety and preparedness. Each year during hurricane season, people living along coastal and inland communities face the danger of these powerful storms.  In fact, Munich RE, one of the world’s leading reinsurers,… Continue reading Everbridge Provides Communities and Businesses with Safety and Preparedness Tips for Hurricane Sandy

Goodbye DR, Hello Resiliency

n today’s environment of 24-7-365 global operations and competition, downtime means more than immediate lost revenue and productivity–it can also cause lasting damage to your corporate reputation and erode customer confidence in your brand. Enterprises must be always-on and always available to an extended network of customers, employees, and partners. To enable this, organizations must… Continue reading Goodbye DR, Hello Resiliency

Sandy update 3: follow the direction of local officials

Hurricane Sandy continues to swirl closer to the coast, with impacts already being felt in several states as of Sunday afternoon.  At the direction of President Obama, FEMA continues to coordinate the federal government’s assistance and preparations for Hurricane Sandy.  Today, the President visited FEMA headquarters and received a briefing from federal, state, and local… Continue reading Sandy update 3: follow the direction of local officials

FEMA’s Crisis Management Help for Hurricane Sandy

Winds from Sandy are already being felt on the East coast, and with widespread power outages predicted the public is going to have to be prepared. FEMA has done an excellent job of sharing information over the ‘net, utilizing several websites, social media accounts, and emails full of tips like the following, aimed at keeping… Continue reading FEMA’s Crisis Management Help for Hurricane Sandy

FEMA Issues Hurricane Sandy Emergency Declarations for Three Eastern States and The District – Follow Sandy On Twitter @ #Sandy

FEMA has already issued four disaster declarations due to Hurricane Sandy. Stay tune for more. Massachusetts Hurricane Sandy 10/28/2012 01:10 AM EDT Emergency Declaration number 3350 on Oct 28, 2012 New York Hurricane Sandy 10/28/2012 01:10 AM EDT Emergency Declaration number 3351 on Oct 28, 2012 District of Columbia Hurricane Sandy 10/28/2012 01:10 AM EDT… Continue reading FEMA Issues Hurricane Sandy Emergency Declarations for Three Eastern States and The District – Follow Sandy On Twitter @ #Sandy

Nine Rs of a successful recovery plan

A disaster preparedness plan is crucial to organisations operating in 24/7/365 environments. With zero disruption the goal, management must carefully evaluate and mitigate risks to the physical infrastructure that supports the mission-critical facility. According to Eben Owen, Enterprise and Solutions manager for South Africa at Schneider Electric, a facility’s infrastructure forms part of a comprehensive… Continue reading Nine Rs of a successful recovery plan