Disaster Recovery Planning Step 3 – Declaring A Disaster

Recovery starts when an emergency or disaster is declared and the energies of the company are focused on one thing—surviving the initial catastrophe and continuing operations (Business Continuity). This is an important piece of your Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP). Make sure you’re covered. Read on!

Disaster Recovery Planning Step 2 – Critical Processes

Catastrophes have a way of blurring events that can quickly overwhelm even the well prepared. This article discusses the role of documenting your Critical Processes in your Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP).

Disaster Recovery Planning Step 1 – The Threat Matrix

A Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) is essential to the survival of a business, no matter the size. In this article—the first in a planned series—we cover the initial phase of a DRP, the Threat Matrix.
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Now Available: A Simple Disaster Recovery Plan Template

Some businesses create a false sense of security because they’ve instituted a cloud data backup strategy and enabled staff to work remotely in a crisis. Nothing can be further from the truth. All businesses need a written Disaster Recovery Plan. Our FREE template makes it easy.
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5 things to consider (other than cost) when purchasing new technology

When purchasing new technology, costs aren't the only factor. It's important to make the right investment for your company's short and long-term business objectives. We've listed the 5 top considerations before committing to new equipment around the office.
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3 tech decisions you can make without an IT consultant (and 3 you shouldn't)

To grow your business, you must build and maintain IT systems that support your long-term commercial objectives. While you can make some IT-based decisions without professional help, it's best to consult experts when you're looking at the bigger picture.

XSolutions’ Article Roundup: 04.17.2019

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6 signs that your IT network needs an upgrade

Do you know how to spot the signs of an outdated IT network? Here's how to identify an IT system in need of upgrading: you're still growing, your performance suffers, your storage is filling up, and it's been a while since you updated your security.

XSolutions’ Article Roundup: 04.05.2019

Important News You Can Use. Here are a few articles mined from the security blogs we monitor that contain information you should be aware of. We sincerely thank the authors for sharing their expertise with us.
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5 ways you should be using Microsoft OneNote

Microsoft OneNote is a robust option to improve your team’s productivity and organization. This digital notebook application enables real-time collaboration and integration with the popular Office 365 software package. Let's take a look at five ways you can use OneNote to improve your business.