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Fri, November 22, 2013 - Philippines outsourcing hub Cebu, closest to the path of the storm, did not take a direct hit. However, a lack of public statements from industry groups and providers reveals industry immaturity.
Thu, November 21, 2013 - Real-life smartphone mini-disasters are widespread. They can be maddening and often amusing.
Tue, November 12, 2013 - AT&T said Tuesday it is not going to charge its wireless customers for calls and texts from the U.S. to the Philippines through Nov. 30 to help with the relief crisis following Typhoon Haiyan.
Mon, November 11, 2013 - Google launched a person finder and relief map to help connect people in the wake of the devastating typhoon that whipped through the Philippines.
Wed, October 30, 2013 - Four simple steps to help you use cloud-based disaster recovery options to ensure natural disasters result in only temporary set backs.
Masters of Disasters: IT Survivors of Katrina, Sandy and Other Natural Disasters Share Their DR Tips and Tricks
Mon, October 28, 2013 - Natural and manmade disasters are facts of life. Smart IT managers prepare for the worst before trouble hits, so that the businesses and government institutions that rely on IT can resume normal operations as soon as possible.
Mon, September 30, 2013 - Nasdaq and Intermedia are among the latest firms to suffer lengthy -- and public -- service outages. Eventually, the same thing will happen to you. Here are four key lessons IT leaders can learn from others' mistakes.
Fri, September 06, 2013 - It isn't yet time to stock up on canned beans and bottled water, but a potential conflict with Syria--which hasn't been shy about attacking vulnerable U.S. infrastructure--should have your organization reviewing its disaster-preparedness plans.
Thu, August 08, 2013 - Sungard's mobile office is designed to work in areas where nothing else is working. It is for use in places where there is no power or network. It's for disaster zones.
Thu, August 08, 2013 - According to a new study from Price Waterhouse Coopers says that many companies are not leveraging social media when it comes to business continuity management, but documentation processes are being coming more pragmatic, and vendor resiliency is starting to take hold.
Tue, July 30, 2013 - Cloud computing gives organizations the opportunity to rethink many traditional IT practices, but it may be a particularly good fit for disaster recovery and business continuity. Network World Editor in Chief John Dix caught up with IBM Distinguished Engineer Richard Cocchiara, who is CTO and the Managing Partner of Consulting for IBM's Business Continuity & Resiliency Services, for his perspective on the subject. Cocchiara leads a worldwide team who work with clients on systems availability, disaster recovery planning, business continuity management and IT governance.
Thu, July 18, 2013 - Wall Street played its own version of war games on Thursday, testing its defenses against simulated cyberattacks bent on taking down U.S. stock exchanges.
Wed, July 17, 2013 - Data center providers gain ground in New York City despite storm risks, but some firms are move IT equipment elsewhere.