disaster recovery (DR)

Twitter pins global outage on unscheduled 'system change'
social media

Twitter pins global outage on unscheduled 'system change'

The brief outage heavily disrupted several of the firm's APIs including Enterprise Search and its Engagement API
16 Oct 2020
Microsoft suffers second global outage in a week
Microsoft's Outlook app on a smartphone
Microsoft Office

Microsoft suffers second global outage in a week

Tech giant has rolled back another update after it caused further instability with Microsoft 365 services
1 Oct 2020
What is DNS?
Domain Name System (DNS)

What is DNS?

We explain what DNS is, how it works, and how outages can be avoided
11 Sep 2020
Reducing downtime for SAP HANA
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Reducing downtime for SAP HANA

Automating high availability and disaster recovery with Red Hat
27 Aug 2020
Keep your data available with snapshot technology
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Keep your data available with snapshot technology

Synology’s solution to your data protection problem
24 Jul 2020
Introducing VMDR: Vulnerability Management, Detection and Response
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Introducing VMDR: Vulnerability Management, Detection and Response

The all-in-one vulnerability management service
21 Jul 2020
The essential guide to cloud-based backup and disaster recovery
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The essential guide to cloud-based backup and disaster recovery

Support business continuity by building a holistic emergency plan
2 Mar 2020
How to enhance your backup strategy
backup

How to enhance your backup strategy

No matter what stage your organisation’s backup strategy is at, there is always room to improve
27 Feb 2020
What is cloud-to-cloud backup?
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cloud backup

What is cloud-to-cloud backup?

C2C backup is growing in popularity, so what is it, and how can it help your business if the worst happens?
18 Feb 2020
Nine tips to improve your disaster recovery strategy
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disaster recovery (DR)

Nine tips to improve your disaster recovery strategy

Whether you have a well-rehearsed DR plan in place or are just starting out, here's how to take your strategy to the next level
29 Nov 2019
MPs blast ‘unacceptable’ rise in online banking failures
IT failure
IT infrastructure

MPs blast ‘unacceptable’ rise in online banking failures

Select committee also brandishes third-party cloud providers as a "source of systemic risk"
28 Oct 2019
British Airways flights disrupted by major IT outage
A line of British Airways aeroplanes
disaster recovery (DR)

British Airways flights disrupted by major IT outage

Close to 300 flights have been cancelled or delayed
7 Aug 2019
What Sheryl Crow can teach us about data protection
Sheryl Crow
backup

What Sheryl Crow can teach us about data protection

The country singer’s experience offers a cautionary tale for IT admins
28 Jun 2019
The IT Pro guide to disaster recovery
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The IT Pro guide to disaster recovery

What will you do when disaster strikes?
12 Jun 2019
Why cloud should be part of your disaster recovery strategy
disaster recovery (DR)

Why cloud should be part of your disaster recovery strategy

Cloud-based solutions can help support businesses of all sizes through unplanned downtime
7 Jun 2019
British Airways sues data centre supplier for 2017 outage
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data centres

British Airways sues data centre supplier for 2017 outage

The filing claims US outsourcing company CBRE was to blame for the network fault
22 Nov 2018
Failed NHS IT system will cost £7m to stabilise
Clinician's computer meltdown
IT infrastructure

Failed NHS IT system will cost £7m to stabilise

Lorenzo failure saw NHS Trust declare a ‘serious incident’ after 14,600 patient discharge summaries were not sent to GPs
19 Sep 2018
ICO website knocked offline for more than 24 hours
Information Commissioner

ICO website knocked offline for more than 24 hours

The outage was caused by an “unprecedented electrical surge” that damaged its host’s circuits
23 Aug 2018
Amazon Prime Day: A lesson in how not to handle an IT outage
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Amazon Prime Day: A lesson in how not to handle an IT outage

Tips for avoiding and mitigating downtime on what could be your busiest time of the year
7 Aug 2018
Slack outage: Slack gets knocked down, but gets up again
collaboration

Slack outage: Slack gets knocked down, but gets up again

Workers everywhere forced to use email, or even to walk over to someone's desk
28 Jun 2018
50% of UK businesses 'are leaving data at risk'
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50% of UK businesses 'are leaving data at risk'

Firms lack solid disaster recovery and backup strategies, survey finds
11 Jun 2018
2018: The year of data insurance
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2018: The year of data insurance

Damaging data breaches are behind a growing demand for specific data insurance policies
5 Jan 2018
DataFort Critical Care review
Server & storage

DataFort Critical Care review

This managed backup service takes care of everything, giving you data security without the stress
23 Jul 2015