As an IT provider, it’s your job to ensure that your clients are prepared for any disaster and protected against any downtime as a result of this. The best way to do this is to provide them with a virtual backup system which will allow them access to any business-critical data and carry on as usual should anything unexpected occur to damage their hardware. Virtualisation and the use of cloud systems are growing in numbers of users for many reasons, but what should you be looking for as an IT provider when choosing the most suitable backup system for your clients?
It is hard to predict when unexpected circumstances may arise which disrupt your day-to-day business operations. These events can range from a simple power outage to complete destruction of hardware. But what these two circumstances have in common is that they both rely on a disaster recovery plan (DRP) to speed up the response and recovery time for your business. So what’s so effective about having a DRP?
Every client is different and as their IT provider it’s your job to decide which storage solutions are best suited to them. This can also include ongoing support for them, after initially implementing the desired storage solution. But what are the options for your clients and how can you decide which suits their requirements the most suitably?