How Can I Protect My Business From a Disaster?
There’s no place like home. We love sunny Florida. Any Floridan will tell you however, how quickly that sunshine can change. Natural disasters such as lightning, hurricanes, flooding, fires and bears all threaten our business. Ok, maybe not bears but they do often times show up just as unexpectedly. On top of that, you have to worry about cyber attacks and theft, human error, equipment failure and system disasters. Every business owner knows how important their data is but unfortunately, most businesses do not take preventative measures to protect their data until a disaster strikes and by then it’s too late, the damage is already done. IT disasters are costly and most businesses are unable to recover. Protecting your data is absolutely crucial. You simply can’t afford to take a risk. Protect your business with a Disaster Recovery Plan.
IT Disaster Recovery Plan
- Denial of Service
- File Deletion
- File Override
- Power Failure
- Email Threats
- Security Vulnerabilities
- End of Employment
% of Businesses that experience the following failures:
- Hardware Failure
- Hard Drive Crash
- Software Errors
- Data Corruption
Data Backup and Recovery Services
Protecting your business means preparing for the worst possible disaster. Disaster recovery planning takes into account all of the critical files, apps, software and other data that you need to run your business. This data can be accessed anywhere, anytime in your secure cloud storage.
Your data is backed and stored in multiple locations for data recovery and transfer. You don’t have to worry about corrupted files, malware or ransomware.
Easily access your secure cloud anywhere and anytime using your laptop, desktop, tablet, smartphone and other mobile devices.
If disaster strikes, your entire infrastructure (physical or virtual) is virtualized instantly, allowing you to continue business operations without losing data or experiencing downtime.
Protect your business from malicious attacks, natural disasters, system errors or human error. Easily restore data from the cloud.
Have a tried and true plan for disaster. Evaluate your team’s level of preparedness and know how to keep the communication flowing.
Business Continuity Planning
Your future is only as promising as your Business Continuity Plan
Business Continuity Planning is the proactive and preventive strategy taken before a disaster happens. In order to best prepare however, you need an understanding of it’s vulnerabilities so that you can safeguard against threats. Every data protection plan starts with evaluating those needs and ensuring you have a strategy to minimize downtime. A Disaster Recovery Plan makes sure your data is safe and recoverable, however business continuity planning is the essential element of that plan that ensures your business is able to operate continuously despite disaster.
If all your equipment and hardware was destroyed, would you have recovery systems in place to continue running your business? How will you access files and programs you need? Do you have the ability to communicate with the rest of the team and do you have emergency contacts? Do they know their roles and responsibilities in the event of a disaster?With a well thought out business continuity plan, your entire business infrastructure will be recoverable. Redundant copies of all data are made and stored in multiple locations including critical data, systems, desktops, and servers. Tests are run to assess threats and vulnerabilities including cyber attack simulations.
GoSummIT offers a FREE NETWORK EVALUATION to help you understand the key components of recovery and identify vital areas where you may be at risk. We can help you put together a comprehensive plan that emphasizes cost-efficiency, flexibility, and scalability for your entire organization and work within your existing environment to implement a responsive and dependable system.
Benefits of Managed IT Services for Business Continuity
Our Managed IT Services put all the pieces of the puzzle together for a complete picture. We You won’t have to worry about security threats, disasters, tech support, email configuration, cloud support or any other IT issue. All your needs are consolidated into one easy plan.