Disaster Recovery

Disaster recovery and business continuity news, strategy and best practices, and solutions for IT professionals

NetSfere promises enterprise messaging with end-to-end security

Featuring device-to-device encryption, this tool ensures sensitive messages are for senders' and recipients' eyes only.

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App for business users lets you share sensitive documents -- then they disappear

Confide's technology is screenshot-proof and uses end-to-end encryption.

Dropbox boosts mobile talent with CloudOn buy

The latest in the cloud-storage company's shopping spree also delivers a ready-made presence in Israel.

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Upgraded Atlas robot still no disaster superman

The unplugged version of the experimental humanoid can work for one hour of 'mixed mission' operation

Three ways enterprise software is changing

Today's IT shops must grapple with analysis, cloud computing and DevOps

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Top 10 evaluation criteria for copy data management & data virtualization

Data virtualization has the potential to deliver massive advancements in data agility and data center utilization. Your task: Separate vendor marketing hype from reality.

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How disaster recovery planning can save lives

After Hurricane Katrina left its mark on Louisiana, the CIO of LifeShare Blood Centers says the need a disaster recovery plan hit home.

Google wants Windows server applications to run on its cloud

Customers can run Windows Server applications on Google's cloud without paying a licensing fee

Google meshes multiple enterprise partner programs into one

The goal is to boost the quality and engagement of its resellers, integrators and developers

Startup wants to be the Zipcar for scooters

Scoot Networks lets riders reserve scooters by the hour

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Hurricane fails to stir Bacardi's business continuity plan

Bacardi was ready for Gonzalo when it hit.

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Density vs. Isolation in the data center

When filling your rack space with servers, is it better to go high density with fewer physical boxes or many isolated servers?

Disaster recovery done right

This comprehensive guide walks you through every step you'll need to take to preserve your data before disaster strikes

In earthquakes, alerts may turn machines into action heroes

Earthquake early warning systems integrated into schools, offices and other buildings could save lives and give rise to a whole new industry.

IT outages are an ongoing problem for the U.S government

Fully 70% of federal agencies experienced downtime of 30 minutes or more in a recent one-month period.

IBM opening two state-of-the-art disaster recovery/resiliency centers

IBM is about to cut the ribbon officially opening two new state-of-the-art data centers intended to provide disaster recovery and resiliency services, one in the Raleigh, N.C. area and other in Mumbai, India.

No, there isn’t an app for that [CARTOON]

It seems like there’s an app for everything these days, except when there isn’t

Why is the NoSQL choice so difficult?

The last time I was evaluating NoSQL databases I ended up sticking with a relational database. I’m evaluating them again today and this time I’m pretty sure I’ll have to actually choose one. The choice is really hard for a number of...

How the Internet of Things could become a critical part of disaster response

Researchers have concluded that those billions of connected devices could help save lives in the event of disaster, even one that knocks out the Internet

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