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Disaster Recovery (DR) Software Questions
Evgeny Belenky
IT Central Station
Nov 24 2021
Hi infosec professionals, We all know how security terms can be confusing and there are permanent discussions between professionals about simple ones. How would you describe the difference between cyber resilience and business continuity?  How do you achieve each of them? (more)

Hi infosec professionals,

We all know how security terms can be confusing and there are permanent discussions between professionals about simple ones.

How would you describe the difference between cyber resilience and business continuity? 

How do you achieve each of them?

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VladanKojanicIt's simple: cyber resilience is the ability to prepare for, respond to and… more »
AlanFinkGeneric terms are always open to interpretation. My belief is that Cyber (crime)… more »
Jairo Willian PereiraBoth have the same purpose but not the same scope.  Ensuring CR does not… more »
Alejandro Paydón
Project Manager Officer at a tech services company
Oct 05 2021

Hi community members,

Are you aware of and can recommend any decent tool to automate DRP? 

*Some organizations still have their own data center and back applications reside there. 

Rony_Sklar
IT Central Station
Sep 13 2021
Why should businesses prioritize having a disaster recovery solution?  Do you have some real life examples of cases where disaster recovery was not in place, and what the ramifications were to the business? And vice-versa - what are some examples of cases where disaster recovery proved vital and… (more)

Why should businesses prioritize having a disaster recovery solution? 

Do you have some real life examples of cases where disaster recovery was not in place, and what the ramifications were to the business? And vice-versa - what are some examples of cases where disaster recovery proved vital and mitigated loss?

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JohannFLEURYI’ve been working for big agro-company and multi-site for our different kinds of… more »
Zied Chelbidisaster recovery plan (DPR) is a set of “action to be taken before during and… more »
Shrijendra ShakyaI am in the business of Disaster Recovery and have been providing DRAAS with one… more »
Rony_Sklar
IT Central Station
Jun 01 2021

How does CDP backup work? Is it an effective replacement for traditional backup solutions? 

reviewer1298934No it does not replace backup. This supports RTOs in the case of DR, but backup… more »
Tim LenzWhile CDP is a good idea it does not protect if the database gets corrupted… more »
Jacek WoytynowskiCDP is a significantly effective mechanism for protecting data, it is used for… more »
Rony_Sklar
IT Central Station
Aug 17 2021

What should a business take into account when choosing between an internal or external DR site as a backup? What are the pros and cons of each?

Steffen HornungTraditionally, DR consideration was mainly to protect from hardware failures. So… more »
EagleTRL57In my experience, the two major factors to consider are: 1 - Capital vs… more »