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    What’s next for disaster recovery?

    January 11, 2016 • Enterprise, Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on What’s next for disaster recovery?

    When it comes to modern data protection, not all data should be treated the same way. Long gone are the days of just dumping a bunch of files onto a tape overnight and sending it to the vault. Today’s organisations are less concerned about data backup...

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    3 key principles for using social media in a crisis

    November 11, 2015 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on 3 key principles for using social media in a crisis

    Thanks to smartphones and tablets, the use of social media has exploded. For many people, social media platforms are now much more than a way to keep in touch with friends and family, or to find out what’s hot—they are also a way to be alerted to events...

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    Disaster recovery: The tough questions to ask and answer

    October 29, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Disaster recovery: The tough questions to ask and answer

    In a market driven by data and the need to source, store and retrieve information in realtime, the ability to audit and control this data is paramount. The reason, say technology and cloud service experts, is to ensure that data can be protected and...

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    Testing to mitigate the risk when disaster strikes

    September 28, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Testing to mitigate the risk when disaster strikes

    South African-based companies know the impact that external factors can have on data centres all too well. Whether it be man-made such as load shedding or forces of nature like the frequent Highveld thunder storms, companies can never take their business...

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    Is 2015 the year of a data dystopia?

    May 7, 2015 • Opinion, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Is 2015 the year of a data dystopia?

    With news of the 2015 Oscar winners still ringing in our ears, there is something about this time of year that makes watching a good film particularly satisfying. However, even amidst so many great new releases, there is nothing like sitting down and watching...

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    Don’t compromise Disaster Recovery for your Contact Centre

    June 11, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on Don’t compromise Disaster Recovery for your Contact Centre

    Global business has yet to recover from the 2008 recession, and local business continues to battle with a volatile currency that makes imported goods very expensive. In such an environment, and with their balance sheets under pressure, many companies see...

  • Rand Refinery chooses Mimecast solution

    July 6, 2010 • EnterpriseComments Off on Rand Refinery chooses Mimecast solution

    Rand Refinery, the largest gold refining and smelting complex in the world, has completed a 260 seat Mimecast Unified Email Management (UEM) implementation as part of its disaster recovery, security and compliance plans. Apart from the stringent compliance...

  • Overcoming Business Continuity incidents – do a bit at a time, but do it now

    March 11, 2010 • OpinionComments (1)

    Companies should look more carefully at multiple recovery options. This is why a Business continuity (BC) or Disaster Recovery (DR) plan is a must, says Rajen Naicker, Overland Product Specialist at Drive Control Corporation (DCC)...