Acronis white paper: The 5 Pitfalls of DIY IT Disaster Recovery
Many organizations have attempted to implement their own disaster recovery and business continuity solution by simply purchasing additional hardware and installing it in a branch office or colocation facility. What may appear to be a cost-saving strategy at first blush can turn out to be an expensive fiasco.
The DIY disaster recovery approach is riddled with hidden costs and unnecessary risks. Download this whitepaper – The 5 Pitfalls of DIY IT Disaster Recovery -- to learn about the potential problems that can plague a “do-it-yourself” disaster recovery solution:
Limitations of SAN-to-SAN replication
Virtualization, application agents, snapshot storage, and server activations are all important aspects to be considered.
Offsite location choice
The biggest mistake is to choose a location near the production site.
Hardware and software drift
The level of maintenance for your DR site could be complicated.
Failed DR exercises
DR test exercises is a huge undertaking with high margins of error.
Underestimating resource and skillset requirements
Will your in-house IT talents be available during a disaster?
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