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disaster recovery

Recover from Outages in Minutes – Not Hours

According to Dell, you no longer have days – or even hours – to recover from outages, as “Today’s internal and external users have much higher expectations when it comes to server availability: they want to see applications available all the time, 24 hours a day in many cases. This raises...
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network security
News / Security /

Almost 90% of Businesses Are Proactive About Network Security [Study]

Today’s IP news roundup highlights some of the latest headlines in network security, disaster recovery and more: The latest AT&T Business Continuity Study revealed that almost 90% of businesses are proactively addressing their network security and business continuity. Many of these...
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Big Data
News / Big Data /

62% of Businesses Believe Big Data Can Give Them an Advantage

Today’s IP news roundup highlights some of the latest headlines in big data, network security and more: PwC’s latest Digital IQ Survey revealed that 62% of global IT and business leaders believe big data can give them a competitive advantage. However, according to CIO.com, 58% of the 1,108...
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Will asteroids or bedbugs attack your business?

BUSINESS CONTINUITY AWARENESS WEEK It may sound far-fetched, but threats to IT infrastructure can now include anything from ‘near-Earth objects” to insect infestations. Here’s how you prioritize.
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Why business continuity demands succession planning of Papal proportions

BUSINESS CONTINUITY AWARENESS WEEK: Let’s explore the recent conclave and the importance of planning the key human resources that are essential to your organization’s ongoing operations
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global cloud computing
News / Cloud /

Cloud Traffic Will Make Up Almost Two-Thirds of All Global Data Centre Traffic by 2016

Today’s IP news roundup highlights some of the latest headlines in network security, cloud and more: The 2013 Cisco Annual Security Report revealed that global data centre traffic is expected to quadruple over the next five years. This trend is driven by the cloud, as cloud traffic will make...
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News / Big Data /

The Big Data Boom May Cost You Your Privacy

Welcome to the Monday edition of the IP news roundup. Here are the latest headlines in big data, business continuity, disaster recovery and network security: Is a potential big data economic boom worth the invasion of your privacy?  PoliticusUSA.com questioned whether big data can create an...
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Vito Award

Winners Announced at the World Conference on Disaster Management

Mr. Graham Flack Associate Deputy Minister of Public Safety, Public Safety Canada;  Vito Mangialardi, Director - Business Continuity Management at MTS Allstream Inc;  Ann Wyganowski, Vice President HZX Business Continuity Planning who represented the Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness...
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Geminare Finalist in 2012 Business Continuity Awards

Geminare (an Allstream cloud replication partner) was nominated as a finalist in the Continuity, Insurance and Risk Annual Business Continuity Awards. Geminare was recognized in the 2012 Most Innovative Product of the Year category for its next-generation email archiving solution: Cloud Storage...
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