SecondSite is so much more than just preparation for a disaster

22-Jan-2018 15:03:35 / by Nicki Pereira posted in Business Continuity, availability, disaster recovery services, disaster recovery solutions, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, business demands, mitigate risk, cloud disaster recovery

System downtime is not only caused by the cataclysmic disasters described in detail during disaster recovery scenario planning engagements. In fact, the majority of system downtime incidents are usually not related to a natural disaster at all. Typically, outages are a result of an internal action and not the external events usually planned for. According to a study by Zerto, a shocking 95% of...

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10 reasons why Zettagrid SecondSite is in a league of its own

09-Jan-2018 15:32:37 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, disaster recovery plans, cloud disaster recovery

Zettagrid SecondSite is most powerful and affordable real-time disaster recovery replication solution in Australia, built on the award-winning Zerto platform. It truly is in a league of its own. Built and operated in Australia by Australians, SecondSite offers secondary recovery sites, data synchronisation and accessibility for your virtual environments. It’s affordable and scalable which makes...

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How much down time and data loss can your company really afford

01-Dec-2017 07:30:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Australia, Cloud, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Disaster Recovery, Backup, Cloud Connect Replication, cloud computing, veeam backup, ExperienceAvailability

Systems failure and the resultant systems unavailability or down time is a risk all business need to defend against. With so many systems online, businesses need to take the necessary precautions to ensure their systems are available as customers are interacting and transacting with you from all over the world 24 hours a day, every day. A recent article published by NetworkWorld, details the...

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12 ways to leverage IT resilience with Zettagrid as part of your digital transformation strategy

29-Nov-2017 15:00:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Disaster recovery as a service, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, Data, resilience, ExperienceAvailability

The majority of organisations you deal with today are embarking on or well underway on a digital transformation journey. Organisational processes, structures, and result strategies are being aligned to take advantage of the efficiencies digital technologies deliver and in some cases, mitigate the disruption digital technologies have on the enterprise. Many organisations see disaster recovery as a...

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Free Disaster Recovery protection for Australian Businesses

29-Nov-2017 11:00:28 / by Liz Bingham posted in Disaster Recovery, Zerto, resilience, ExperienceAvailability

Our latest promotion is live, enabling Australian businesses to protect their data with free comprehensive disaster recovery until 1 February 2018. We're offering your business the opportunity to trial the most powerful and affordable real-time disaster recovery solution SecondSiteTM to protect your VMs against unforeseen outages. It’s also an opportunity to identify whether SecondSiteTM is the...

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How to achieve amazing business resiliency

08-Nov-2017 15:23:40 / by Nicki Pereira posted in disaster recovery solutions, Cloud provider, Disaster recovery as a service, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, Zerto, cloud disaster recovery, resilience, security, mobility, ExperienceAvailability

  Business resilience is a something that everyone knows the importance of, but most organisations fail to see its value until it's too late. However, as the digital landscape continues to evolve, it has become incredibly dangerous and foolhardy at best to maintain this mindset. Migrating everything to the cloud and making it somebody else's problem is not the silver bullet that many believed it...

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Achieving 100% Uptime. Is it possible?

31-Oct-2017 05:06:00 / by Nicki Pereira posted in availability, disaster recovery solutions, Australia, business security solution, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, Zerto, Data, resilience, security, mobility, ExperienceAvailability

Try to imagine a large crowd of customers arriving at your business, only to find a closed sign and the shutters down. As you helplessly watch potential clients walking off into the distance towards your competitors, you could also be faced with the realisation that you are paying for your employees to sit idly at their desks. When entering damage control or making up for the lost time, the costs...

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What is the cost of not being prepared for a disaster?

26-Oct-2017 20:28:20 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, Zerto, cloud disaster recovery, Data, replication, ExperienceAvailability

Unplanned outages have a real business impact Your business is impacted when IT disasters and system outages occur and these impacts have a direct or indirect cost associated with them. A revenue generating system such as an e-commerce website has direct financial consequences when it goes down. Non-revenue generating systems such as your email service may have indirect costs when it fails such...

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Testing your DR is critical to compliance: 5 ways SecondSite removes the hassle

12-Oct-2017 14:56:26 / by Liz Bingham posted in availability, Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, cloud disaster recovery, bigdata, replication

Regularly testing your disaster recovery service is not only an essential IT risk mitigation function, it’s a critical compliance task. Ticking the compliance box is necessary while you’re also ensuring you can recover your data in the event of an unexpected outage or disaster event. Ensuring your data is recoverable should not be viewed as a compliance inconvenience, but rather as a crucial...

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Why your disaster recovery needs continuous data protection

27-Sep-2017 14:56:09 / by Liz Bingham posted in Disaster recovery as a service, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, Interzone, virtualisation

Data replication is the process of electronically copying data from one storage location to another. If your business unexpectedly faced an outage and you needed to recover, data replication allows for the effortless resumption of operations after an incident minimal loss or corruption of data. The primary purpose of data replication in a Disaster Recovery Plan is to ensure that business...

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