With the commencement of National Preparedness Month, a pressing question you need to answer when strategizing your business continuity and disaster recovery plan is "Are you ready?" Business interruptions are not a matter of if, but when and what type. A study by the EMC Global Data Protection Index showed that 53 percent of respondents cited hardware failure as their cause of outage, along with 39 percent for loss of power.
Take a look at these statistics from Expedient's infographic to help you assess where you stand.
How can you best protect your business? Check out our Disaster Recovery Helpful Hints — Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 for tips on how to realistically analyze the risks everyday and natural disasters pose to you.