Business Recovery, Step 8: Disaster Recovery Testing
We’ve reached the final article in this 8-step program. Throughout the last 7 articles, I’ve laid the foundation for expanding your backup services to a true recovery offering by establishing the Recovery Time Objectives and Recovery Point Objectives for each critical data set, application, service, or server, and introducing various kinds of recovery services you can provide:
Remember, the goal in adding these services is to both better protect your customer’s business, as well as to increase your ongoing and services revenue streams.
But, even with these advanced recovery options in place, how do you know they’re really going to work?
In the spirit of adding on services, there is one last service you should be providing with each recovery service to ensure its success: testing.
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