Data Back-up/Disaster Planning
Disaster creates a situation where a company fails to access the required information for
its business continuity. Sudden power outages, natural disasters, and terror operations are among
the common disasters that affects most companies. In order to deter the problems that may
terminate the business operations, companies have established data backup plans to help recover
any lost information. Data backup and recovery helps to retrieve the lost data which are very
critical to the organization.
Data Back-up and Recovery
Presence of disasters in the current business operations has become something common.
With disaster development, it creates interruptions within normal business operations since the
company may lose important information. Another thing is that the disaster creates a situation
where a company fails to access the required information for its business continuity. Sudden
power outages, natural disasters, and terror operations are among the common disasters that
affect most companies (Milles, 2012). Such aspects have developed or forced companies to
establish the importance of recovery and backup system of the relevant data. Firms operating
with technology related systems are at a greater risk of losing their data and important
information. A well backup process must be established to ensure that lost data is recovered on
time for the company to run its activities in an appropriate manner (Sohal, 2013).
Existence of disaster within an organization creates a direct impact on the company’s IT
department. Most companies according to different studies have gone technology; thus they rely
mostly on the IT departments for their information control. In such a case, data recovery plan is
required so as to help an organization switch to its normal operations whenever a disaster occurs.
Research has it that a data reco...