Business Continuity

June 14, 2016

The Curse Called Mediocrity

It’s common sense. Growing your business or, simply, keeping it afloat requires the appropriate manpower. You can’t expect to be a one-man operating machine and you […]
May 27, 2016

Spectrum Technology Solutions Ranked Among Top 501 Managed Service Providers by Penton Technology’s MSPmentor

Spectrum Technology Solutions ranks among the world’s most progressive 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs), according to Penton Technology’s 9th-annual MSP 501 list and study. The top MSP […]
February 13, 2015

How to stay profitable during an IT disaster

Are you prepared for when the unexpected strikes? According to the Institute for Business and Home Safety, approximately 25 percent of businesses don’t reopen following a […]
August 6, 2014

8 data backup tips – Part 2

Regardless of the industry you operate in, or the size of your business, you should be taking steps to ensure that your business is ready for […]
July 23, 2014

8 data backup tips – Part 1

Backing up your data is an essential business task that should not be ignored. Believe it or not, it’s not a matter of if your systems […]
July 17, 2014

RTO & RPO for continuity

Metrics are used in nearly every business process, including disaster preparedness and any business continuity plan (BCP) you might have at the ready. Businesses who are […]
May 14, 2014

3 business backup options

Data is an integral part of any business, and it is a good idea to ensure that it is always available to your business too. This […]
April 22, 2014

Importance of a business continuity plan

It’s vital for companies to have a backup plan for disaster, as no one can really predict when they will strike. The most common plan businesses […]
March 19, 2014

Create an effective DRP with these tips

Isn’t it disturbing how a disaster (whether man made or natural) can devastate your business? While disasters are inevitable, you can mitigate risks and lessen the […]
February 19, 2014

DRP: Save your business from disaster

Disaster recovery features have become a vital aspect for small to medium businesses. With systems and networks becoming more complex, there are many things that can […]
December 25, 2013

BCP vs DR – what's the difference?

It appears as if there is an increase in disasters striking companies around the globe. From something as small as a hacker stealing important information, to […]
November 28, 2013

5 ways technology can help with BCP

Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines the morning of November 8 leaving a path of unimagined destruction. As with other natural disasters, many business owners who watched […]
October 30, 2013

4 common data backup mistakes

Data is one of the most important aspects of your company. From data on customers to important emails, or even databases with billing, the data in […]
October 2, 2013

5 tips for disaster communication

As we all know, disasters can strike at any time. Business owners and managers often go to great lengths to ensure that their business is protected […]
September 12, 2013

8 tips on preparing for disaster

Typically August through October are months in which a greater number of natural disasters happen, in the northern hemisphere at least. In an effort to drive […]
August 7, 2013

6 tips to ensure BCP works

An important business process that many companies have been adopting in increasing numbers is business continuity. This is the strategy and action of preparing your business […]
July 10, 2013

5 ways your Continuity plan can fail

In the Northern Hemisphere it is summer, and in many areas this means the beginning, or tail-end of the severe weather season. From flooding caused by […]
June 12, 2013

Five benefits of offsite backup

Disasters come in all shapes and sizes and for businesses they can range from massive catastrophes to less severe but still damaging ones, such as dropping […]
May 15, 2013

5 tips for a better DR plan

Pause for a minute and ask yourself if your business is prepared for a disaster. Chances are you have some plan for a large scale disaster […]
March 23, 2013

Hesitant about BCP? 5 reasons not to be

Disasters come in all shapes and sizes, from losing a day’s worth of data to floods or fires that can harm whole cities. Because they are […]