Business Continuity - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • Lessons on leadership from a space aviator

    Chris Hadfield transposes lessons from his experiences as an astronaut and commander of the International Space Station, into the need to prepare and react to complex change.

    Written by Divina Paredes04 May 18 07:00
  • 12 tips to help SMBs select and manage vendors

    Small business owners and experts share their strategies on how to build a successful, lasting partnership with suppliers/vendors.

    Written by Jennifer Lonoff Schiff26 Aug. 16 02:17
  • More tech trends to disrupt data centres

    This week CIO is exploring the top tech trends expected to disrupt data centres in the future, as well as IT departments, business units and the c-suite, including shifting skillsets and business strategy.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner27 May 15 11:38
  • 5 tech trends that will impact data centres in the future

    At Gartner’s Infrastructure, Operations & Data Centre Summit in Sydney, research analyst, David Cappuccio, detailed new trends that are likely to impact IT operations and data centres of the future.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner25 May 15 11:34
  • John Holley: Leadership lessons from the frontline

    Back from his stint as planning officer for the UN Mission in South Sudan, John Holley shares how the Army’s approach to strategic planning and operations can apply to the business environment.

    Written by Divina Paredes16 May 14 12:29
  • Christchurch law firm adopts VDI after earthquake

    After catastrophic earthquakes in Christchurch toppled its New Zealand law office, Duncan Cotterill implemented desktop virtualization to provide stronger disaster resilience, according to the law firm’s CIO at the time.

    Written by Adam Bender08 May 14 14:15
  • NetApp, Iron Mountain team up on medical archive service

    Iron Mountain <a href="">today announced</a> a secure cloud-based archive service for medical data based on NetApp's grid-architecture, object-based, storage software.

    Written by Lucas Mearian30 Nov. 11 03:37
  • At Houston Bank, Disaster Recovery Goes Virtual

    The Project: Implement a hypervisor-based replication system to provide more streamlined business continuity and disaster recovery for Woodforest National Bank's virtualized data center.

    Written by Stephanie Overby01 Nov. 11 08:57
  • Duqu, Stuxnet link unclear

    A report by Dell SecureWorks on Wednesday debunked the idea that the newly discovered Duqu Trojan is related to last year's Stuxnet worm or was created by the same authors.

    Written by Jaikumar Vijayan27 Oct. 11 13:34
  • Quantum offers $5K deduplication appliance for SMBs

    Quantum this week unveiled a backup appliance for $5,139 that offers smaller businesses 8TB of capacity and data deduplication capabilities typically reserved for its higher end hardware.

    Written by Lucas Mearian26 Oct. 11 08:15
  • Wash your hands: ATMs are germ havens

    Swab tests recently conducted of public surfaces in six major cities revealed that ATMs are among the worst carriers of illness-causing germs.

    Written by Lucas Mearian25 Oct. 11 15:15