Webinar: IT Disaster Planning: Preparing Your Data Center for the Next Major Storm

Presentation Title:
IT Disaster Planning: Preparing Your Data Center for the Next Major Storm

Presenter:
Chris Brown, Chief Technical Officer, Uptime Institute

Abstract:
In this webinar, Uptime Institute CTO Chris Brown, will cover facilities, IT preparation, communications, testing and more in relation to how to prepare your data center for the next major storm.

Key Topics Discussed in this Presentation:

  • Facilities preparation including developing a documented plan for emergency response & disaster preparedness
  • IT Preparation including identifying critical and non-critical systems and establishing EOPs
  • Designing systems for optimal resiliency, including network connectivity and hybrid/cloud architectures
  • Simulating outages to validate resiliency at the application and system level