If you needed a natural catastrophe to show you the value of business continuity and disaster recovery for your clients’ businesses, you were already doing them a grave disservice, and it’s unlikely you’ve really learned anything at all beyond keeping an ear tuned to the Weather Channel and petitioning the gods of Santeria for fair winds. Good luck with that.
For the past week, the technology headlines have been clogged with dozens of breathless stories all prattling on around the same theme. Hurricane Sandy taught us all in information technology a big lesson, they say. Never has the case been more clearly made for diligent IT backup and recovery planning than by the superstorm that crippled the Northeast, they say.
See Need Sandy to Teach You a Lesson? You Fail, by Chris Gonsalves for Channelnomics.