Application availability is important for businesses in a variety of industries. Downtime can cost organizations a large amount of lost revenue as well as frustrate customers causing them to switch to a competitor:
IT organizations are under extreme pressure to keep their critical applications highly available. In this global economy applications need to be available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The cost of downtime is too high…Knowing the cost per hour of downtime, limiting the number of downtime events can mean significant savings to every organization regardless of size, geography or industry.
Check out the full post, Keep it Up and Running: Initiate a Business Continuity Plan Today, from Aberdeen.