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Tag Archive: Disaster Recovery

Virtual Failover in the Cloud

Failover, by definition, is a backup operational mode in which the functions of a system component are assumed by secondary system components when the primary component becomes unavailable through either failure or scheduled down time. A single point of failure is a part of a system that if it fails will stop the entire system from working. One of the hardest, but…
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Disaster Recovery as a Service Protection for Cloud Solutions

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) is the replication and hosting of physical or virtual servers by a 3rd party to provide fail-over in the event of a disaster. Disaster recovery is now one of the cloud’s leading workloads. With advanced capabilities and significant economies of scale, the cloud makes disaster recovery accessible to any size business.  A disaster refers to a…
Monday, August 20, 2018

Disaster Recovery Trends

Disaster recovery trends are changing at a fast pace, and they will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Most businesses tend to develop an efficient disaster recovery plan which can help them work even in the event of a disaster. Whenever any disaster occurs, the first few minutes prove to be very crucial for any organization. It is during…
Monday, July 23, 2018

Importance of IT Disaster Recovery Planning

Natural disasters have taken over many of the World News topics, whether it’s a terrible earthquake in the mountains of rural China, or hurricanes that devastated Puerto Rico and wreaked soggy havoc to other places, such as Texas and Florida, or flooding and mudslide destruction in California. Thus, as more areas of the world continue to be decimated by extreme events,…
Monday, July 9, 2018

How Your Business Can Benefit From Axcient Fusion

2W Tech worked with a few clients over the last month that got infected by CryptoLocker. The good news, is that each of these clients chose Axcient Fusion for their disaster recovery product. This ransomware typically propagated as an attachment to a seemingly innocuous e-mail message, which appears to have been sent by a legitimate company. While security software is designed to detect…
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Does Your IT Disaster Recovery Plan Exist?

Any organization that stores data electronically has a backup solution of some kind. Long gone are the days where you can gamble and go unprotected. The demands of the business world today not only require a backup solution, but a disaster recovery solution as well. Disasters are a matter of “when,” not “if.” Most organizations have a backup solution and a…
Monday, June 4, 2018

Do You Have a Business Continuity Plan?

When you are a business owner, you have employees and their families that count on you. They count on you to keep your business running successfully to keep their paychecks coming.  They count on you to make good business decisions to help ensure their job security. They count on you to ensure that you have planned for the unexpected and…
Monday, May 7, 2018

Combating Cyberattacks With Disaster Recovery

Cyberattacks are still on the rise, a trend that unfortunately is going to continue to grow. Cyberattacks are pretty much unavoidable anymore, mindsets shifting to a matter of not if, but when. Organizations and systems all over the world that were believed to have been foolproof fell victim to security breaches and malware. Billions of dollars are paid each year…
Monday, April 9, 2018

TCO of Disaster Recovery Solutions

Anytime your business considers new technology solutions, you need to evaluate the features, as well as the total cost of ownership (tco). To get a true measure of tco, you need to evaluate not only the cost of owning the solution, but you need to factor in the cost of maintaining the solution as well. TCO becomes very important in…
Monday, April 2, 2018

Key Elements For Your Backup And Disaster Recovery Solution

If someone is speaking about backup solutions and your mind immediately goes to those manual tape backups you perform occasionally, you probably want to pay close attention to this blog. Backup and Disaster Recovery solutions are continually evolving and maturing to protect against the latest attacks on organizations. It’s no longer enough just to have local protection, it’s important to have…
Wednesday, February 28, 2018