disaster recovery

OVH Hints UPS Cause Of Data Centre Fire

Google meanwhile denies the fire at the OVH data centres in Strasbourg was to blame for the outage of Google…

11 months ago

Data Centre Fire Blamed For Russia Google Outage

Fire in a French data centre causes outage of Google and YouTube services for people in Russia, as well as…

11 months ago

Only A Third Have Full Confidence In Disaster Recovery Capabilities

Databarracks survey finds 8 percent of UK businesses are not all confident of their disaster recovery plans

2 years ago

British Airways IT Systems Glitch Causes Bank Holiday Flight Chaos

Inquest begins after BA aimed to run all flights from Gatwick and most from Heathrow on Monday

5 years ago

Researchers Release WannaCry Decryption Tool

Users may be able to recover files without paying a ransom using a tool that searches a system's memory to…

5 years ago

Barts Health Trust Cancels Operations Due To IT Failure

A 'major' computer failure beginning on 20 April has led to a number of systems being inaccessible to clinical staff

5 years ago

What Even Is World Backup Day And Why Is It Important?

We take a look at the origins of World Backup Day and why businesses should take it seriously

5 years ago

Microsoft Previews Azure VM Backup Pre-Checks

Azure will now evaluate cloud virtual machine backups for configuration problems that may cause them to fail

5 years ago

Amazon Reveals Human Error Was Behind S3 Service Outage

Human error revealed to be behind S3 outage as Amazon promises to make changes and learn from the event

5 years ago

Q&A: Weathering The Storm With Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery

Don't let adverse weather conditions impact your business continuity

5 years ago

ING Bank Data Centre Taken Offline By Noisy Fire System

Loud noise emitted during a fire drill destroyed dozens of hard disk drives at an ING Bank data centre

5 years ago

Web Hosting Site Squarespace Suffers Major Outage

Over a million Squarespace sites are down following second major hosting service downtime in the last week

6 years ago

A Close Look At Leaders In Rapidly Growing DRaaS Market

DRaaS offers business continuity by enabling data backup, recovery and retrieval. It is the process of replicating virtual servers to…

6 years ago

UK Hosting Giant 123 Reg ‘Deletes’ Customer Sites

123 Reg, the UK's biggest domain name registrar, said it has mistakenly deleted an unspecified number of the 1.7 million…

6 years ago

How To Create A Disaster Recovery Strategy

Richard Blanford, managing director, Fordway, examines how companies should tackle disaster recovery

6 years ago

DRaaS Awakens: Disaster Recovery Lessons From Star Wars

Sharon Moses, director of marketing at Quorum believes R2D2 and DRaaS have more in common than you might think

6 years ago

General Election 2015: Two-Fifths Of London Boroughs ‘Unprepared’ For Election IT Disaster

FOI requests show many London boroughs haven't tested their disaster recovery plans for over a year ahead of 2015 General…

7 years ago

Google, Skype Lead Efforts To Find And Help Nepal Earthquake Victims

As many as 10,000 could be dead following disaster

7 years ago

Fujitsu Goes All Flashy With Eternus DX200F

Flash performance at an affordable price? Yes according to Fujitsu with its new all-flash storage array

7 years ago

IT Life: Going The Extra Mile

AT&T's Network Disaster Recovery Director tells us about the challenges of running a potentially life-saving institution

7 years ago

How AT&T Is Helping To Overcome A Hurricane

We take a trip to AT&T’s national disaster recovery centre to learn how to get a devastated area back on…

7 years ago

NASA: In Space No One Can Afford To Fail

We can all learn from how NASA plans for failures, says Sean Michael Kerner

8 years ago

Banks Must Not Take The Internet For Granted

Banks and other bodies can be hit badly if their Internet service fails, warns Stephen Bonner

8 years ago

Google Offers Online Help For Philippines Typhoon Victims

Google launches online services and tools to help victims of the devastating Typhoon Yolanda

8 years ago

Restoring Data Isn’t Rocket Science

Recovery experts can get data back from space debris. Luckily Wayne Rash's problem wasn't so extreme

8 years ago

CA Partners ExaGrid For Midmarket Backup

CA Technologies and ExaGrid combine their backup/recovery software into one customised appliance

9 years ago

Google Issues Crisis-Response To Oklahoma Tornado

Google creates a crisis-response Web page to assist the tornado-devastated Oklahoma region

9 years ago

STORServer Targets SMBs With Cloud Backup

STORServer has begun offering a flexible cloud backup solution for small to medium sized businesses

9 years ago

Microsoft HelpBridge App To Be Disaster Lifeline

Post Hurricane Sandy, Microsoft offers a free communication lifeline app that will contact friends and family

9 years ago

US Operators Assess Damage After Hurricane Sandy

American operators are struggling to restore mobile services after Hurricane Sandy hit the US east coast

9 years ago