IT threats force the overwhelming majority of UK businesses to trigger DR plans annually, but issues with testing, reliability, compliance and security thwart business continuity efforts
• Eighty-seven percent triggered a failover in the last year due to a system failure, human error, corrupted data, cyber-attack, environmental threat or unexplained downtime
• Majority suffered issues with DR failovers, despite initial confidence in their solution
• Sixty-nine percent reported mere minutes of downtime can have highly disruptive or catastrophic impact to business
• Sixty-two percent reported compliance and security concerns are the biggest barrier to cloud-based DR
LONDON – 22nd September 2016 – As IT races to protect business against increasing threats, the large majority of companies have adopted disaster recovery (DR) technology to ensure resilience in the event of a potential outage.