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Tuesday, 23 June 2009 10:38

What Today’s Businesses are Doing to Protect Their Future

Written by  MARIO AMATO

In response to a Global Strategy Group survey, 85 percent of New Yorkers answered that they felt it was likely that a widespread power outage would occur in the next decade. However, how many of them do you think consider themselves very prepared in the event of an emergency such as a natural disaster, fire, power outage, or act of terrorism? Surprisingly, only 14 percent are confident in their plan of action. A power outage or small fire is no disaster. However, they can be devastating to a small business. Closing down for three or four days could strike a hard blow and cause a business to go under. With recent events, more and more companies are looking into disaster recovery programs for their important data and documents. However, until now, many document management companies have been far too expensive for many business’ budgets. Today, with a greater number of companies