By Erik Briceno

Prevent Expensive Downtime in 6 Easy Steps

When it comes to network downtime, it’s essential to take steps to minimize the effects and the resulting costs that can ripple throughout your business and impact your bottom line.

Start by thinking about what could happen and then plan accordingly. There are many causes for downtime, and you should plan for them all — from system failure to human error to natural disaster. Regardless of whether the cause is large or small, it’s essential to have contingency plans in place to guide you through an incident and minimize the disruption to your business.

Don’t think it can’t happen to you, because it can. One poll found that 82% of businesses experienced downtime in the past three years.   Read more