Natural disasters in 2021 alone cost $270B worldwide — and this amount is forecasted to keep rising. Governments at all levels have been required to include disaster response and recovery initiatives into their operating models in unprecedented ways.
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These eight tips will make your agency more capable of responding to, recovering from and operating during disturbances like cyberattacks.
The government has no shortage of data, and an increasing amount of it resides in the cloud, making a cloud-based solution that integrates and manages that data from the start optimal for DR.
The goal is to ensure resilience by creating an operational environment that won’t be disrupted by whatever the next crisis might be.
Having the necessary tools is step one for shifting to telework. Are organizations providing the necessary equipment, connection, access and security to employees?
In March 2020, GovLoop conducted a community survey on the state continuity of operations (COOP) across the federal, state and local levels. The survey found varying levels of continuity preparedness across different government organizations.
Agencies can’t afford not to have a strong data backup and recovery strategy. That’s just a given. The challenge is coming up with a strong backup and recovery strategy that they can afford to maintain as their data requirements grow and evolve.
If you fail to deploy high availability strategies for critical applications, it will result in a significant loss – either in downtime, data or your organization’s reputation.
Public- and private-sector experts explain how a cloud-based disaster recovery strategy helps government agencies recover faster after calamity harms their IT infrastructure.