Article: Disaster recovery for Windows: Four critical success factors
Below is an article recently written for Tech Target:
Disaster recovery for Windows: Four critical success factors
QUOTE: Anyone can take a backup, but can they recover? Even with today's improved capabilities, the actual recovery process continues to be a challenge for IT managers in Windows shops.
On the surface, disaster recovery seems simple enough. All you need are the backup files and similar hardware at another location, right? In some cases, this concept works if you're restoring just a workstation or server. But everyone who has restored a workstation or server knows that sometimes these seemingly simple tasks are more difficult than they should be ...
Four critical success factors
1. Streamline business and technology planning
2. Continuously fine-tune documentation
3. Maintain security at all times
4. Ensure success by actively testing