Staples.com February 2, 2016
Storm Preparation & Recovery: How to Bounce Back When Weather Affects Your Small Business
By Margot Carmichael Lester, Staples® Contributing Writer
Access and Restore Data. Carl Mazzanti, CEO of eMazzanti Technologies in Hoboken, NJ, recommends backing up your entire system to an off-site location — something you should be doing regularly, but definitely when you know bad weather is on its way. A data recovery service can coordinate an orderly recovery of services. “[You] can run applications from the secondary site for as long as necessary, then return applications to the primary site when it’s operational.” Automate backups yourself if you have the server space, or work with an IT service offering backups and disaster recovery as a service option.
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