Automation has advanced to the extent that the loss of a single server or network device can bring an enterprise to a full stop. Even the loss of internal, traditionally less important systems such as email, web access, and desktop applications can result in the loss of employee productivity and lead to lower employee job satisfaction.
By sharing ideas and experiences, university emergency management teams are making sure they’re as prepared as possible for an on-campus disaster.
So, who says disaster recovery can’t be fun?
Blowing up a data center may be a bit extreme, but it sure is a dramatic way to test data center fail-over and resilience.