10 Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Lessons Learned from Sandy

The impacts of Hurricane Sandy have crystallized in many executives’ minds the importance of business continuity planning, according to a recent report from Janco, which contains a list of lesson's the firm believes this storm should have taught businesses.

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Have an alternative source of food, water and fuel distribution, as well as a plan to get it: If an outage goes over several days, supplies will be used up and generator fuel storage will need to be replenished. In the case of Sandy, so much of the infrastructure was damaged or destroyed that once the outages lasted more than one week, generators just stopped.


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