IT disaster recovery, cloud computing and information security news

Lack of confidence in DR and backup is down to inadequate testing, says Databarracks

New research from the Cloud Industry Forum (CIF) has revealed a distinct lack of confidence in disaster recovery and backup capabilities. The survey asked participants to identify which applications represented the biggest risk to their business in the event of failure. Disaster recovery and data backup services were ranked the highest priority amongst those surveyed.

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Tips for migrating to a software-defined data center / centre

Not only does a software-defined data center / centre provide CIOs with a way to improve disaster recovery and combat shadow IT, but it is also the first step in moving toward a truly service-defined enterprise and acts as the catalyst that redefines the CIO’s role from technologist to business enabler and innovator.

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