Coffee and Cake, testing your DR scenario

Coffee and Cake, testing your DR scenario

On the rare occasion someone in your office does start ‘madly’ waving their arms in the air declaring a state of emergency and the immediate evac of your office it’s good to have your disaster recovery scenario nailed down.

Fortunately with the availability of public wireless connections available on your local high street most businesses should be able to react to such a situation and get back online from another location fairly quickly however you need to remember to be safe whilst accessing business information over a public network. Always ensure the security on your chosen mobile device is enabled including your firewall and whilst using Windows, ensure you tell your computer your using a Public Network once connected to prevent malicious access to your computer.

Of course blogging about a DR scenarios is another opportunity to advertise the advantages of Cloud based working using Microsoft Office 365 which is effectively made for working remotely from any location (as I’m sure you already know if you’re reading our blogs).