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Real-Time Electronic Vaulting

Despite a fully functional alternate data center standing ready half a continent away from its Chicago Operations Center, despite regular backup transmissions at hourly intervals throughout the day, and despite a full disaster recovery scenario prepared and ready to...

An Ounce of Prevention…

Law Firm Implements Multiple Security Layers To Protect Enterprise-Wide Distributed NetworkBacking up data on a distributed, enterprise-wide network presents a number of challenges which must be surmounted in order to provide end-users with a secure work...

A Data Survival Guide

A customer wrote me last week to thank me. He had experienced a loss of data that jeopardized the future of his company. Valuable engineering designs stored on his computer hard drive had become corrupted, and his tape backup system (which had been used faithfully but...

Are Your PCs Protected?

PC PROLIFERATION IN THE WORKPLACE BRINGS NEW PROBLEMS: PROTECTION OF LARGE AMOUNTS OF CORPORATE DATAToday’s “personal” computers in the workplace have little in common with the limited use of PCs just eight years ago. In most cases, corporate...

Shuffle The Tapes And Rack

The situation was tense. Twenty-four tape drives – all wanting to be fed while each of us stood with 10 tape cartridges under each arm unable to answer the call…This describes the situation in which we found ourselves during a recent recovery exercise....

Back Up Your LAN!

Does the phrase, “Nervous as a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs,” by any chance describe the manager in your company who includes among his responsibilities a Local Area Network? Let’s take a look at some of the issues involved here...

Effective Data Backup

Over a number of years we have spoken at great length about the need for disaster recovery or contingency planning; the need to have it, and the need to practice it. There is, however, one factor without which all this effort is rendered useless, and that is effective...

Wishing You a Speedy Recovery

The relationship between business and computers has been a long one. While this relationship traditionally focused on increasing efficiency, computers each day become more ingrained in every aspect of business operation. Computers now play a growing role in both how...

Data Center Downtime Quiz

With the increasing reliance on today's computer systems and networks for the day to day running of businesses, there is an imminent threat to business continuity. Computer systems can be affected by a variety of sources, power outages, water leaks, systems...