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Sep 07, 2018
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Small business tech guide for an effective business continuity strategy

System downtime and data loss caused by natural or man-made disasters hurt revenue, customer trust, and your reputation. An effective business continuity strategy using technologies such as cloud data backup, DRaaS, and BCMP will boost your resilience.

Gitanjali MariaSr Content Analyst

We all know that “oh no” moment when the document you painstakingly perfected for hours-but forgot to save-is suddenly gone because of a power outage. It’s very, very frustrating.

Now, imagine that instead of one document, it’s all your business’s data. You’ve just gone from frustration to complete devastation.

Losing data and not being able to get it back can be disastrous, for individuals as well as for businesses big and small.

  • Thirty-five percent of companies lose data and access to at least one business-critical app after a natural or man-made disruption.

  • Forty-two percent of ransomware victims are not fully able to recover their data.

  • Forty percent of small businesses are forced to close as a result of a disaster.

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