Disaster can strike at any moment, and its effects can be devastating. A study sponsored by Symantec found that each individual breached record costs a company an average of £188.
The accumulated costs of data loss can easily total thousands, or even millions, of pounds. With such consequences, it is critical to have a solid disaster recovery plan in place in case the worst happens. However, 40% of small businesses do not have such a contingency plan, according to the National Cyber Security Alliance.
A good disaster recovery plan has three parts: Planning, Storage, and Recovery.