Protect Your Business from Common IBM iSeries Disaster Recovery Mistakes
There is more than one way to put your IBM iSeries investment at risk—and make your business vulnerable to unnecessary downtime. From media storage to simple management tasks, small errors in IBM iSeries disaster recovery planning can cause big problems for you—and your business.
What’s the Best IBM iSeries Disaster Recovery Plan for Your Business?
The AS/400 disaster recovery plan that’s best for your business is the one that satisfies your unique recovery time objectives (RTOs). If your business depends on near-real-time recovery of transaction or business data, then your disaster recovery solution will need to be more aggressive to meet those requirements. Additionally, your AS/400 disaster recovery plan should address compliance requirements for data protection.
Data Storage Corp offers affordable, simple and reliable AS/400 disaster recovery solutions that are designed to satisfy any recovery time objective.
High Availability: IBM iSeries Disaster Recovery in 15 Minutes or Less
DSC HA delivers high availability for AS/400 disaster recovery that gives you remote access to AS/400 applications and data within 15 minutes in the event of downtime or disaster. With DSC HA, hosted replication ensures that you have instant access to data and applications for the best continuity in the business. Failing over to your HA backup system is achieved through dedicated communication lines that are always available and ensure fast, reliable data transfer that minimizes business downtime.
Tape media may be inexpensive, but it can degrade, become damaged or get lost. Disk-based media is far more reliable for data backup and is an essential for IBM iSeries disaster recovery that ensures business continuity. DSC provides disk-based data backup and recovery for IBM iSeries disaster recovery that ensures your data is available to you via Internet or dedicated communication lines in as little as 15 minute. Recovery of your IBM iSeries data and applications with DSC is fast, easy and eliminates the risk of data loss from damaged or lost storage media.
Maintenance, Backup and Recovery Testing
If you don’t perform regular maintenance, including backup and recovery testing, you are putting your business at risk in the event that you try to recover with damaged or incomplete backup files. DSC delivers IBM iSeries disaster recovery services that include full system backup and recovery testing using our reliable staff of IBM iSeries experts. Rely on us to find and fix data backup errors before they can become costly business problems.
Data Privacy Laws
More states are passing laws that require secure handling of personally identifiable data, which means that any IBM iSeries disaster recovery plan that you deploy should include encryption to protect this sensitive data. The penalties and fines for noncompliance can be substantial, not to mention the loss of confidence by customers should their data be breached. DSC’s IBM iSeries disaster recovery services include data encryption that satisfies these privacy laws.
Questions about IBM iSeries disaster recovery?
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