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Articles and Information You Need To Recover From A Computer Disaster

Whether from a virus, hacking or simply a fire or flood or other act of nature- there may come a time when you will experience a catastrophic loss of computer data. These articles and tips will help you be properly prepared to recover and get back to business as quickly as possible.

How to Back up Your Data Using Free Cloud-based Storage

Securing Your Home Network and PC After a Hack
Has your home network or computer just been hacked? Here's how to recover from a PC and/or home network compromise:

Do you have a Diaster Recovery Plan (DRP)?
Do you have a Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP)? Tips for creating a Disaster Recovery Plan for your home or business network and computers.

How to Protect Your Network From a Natural Disaster
Learn the steps you need to take to prepare your network and IT assets for a natural disaster such as a flood.

How to Hack Into Your Own Computer
Did you lock yourself out of your own computer and are trying to hack your way back in? Follow these tips to get your virtual house keys back so you don't have to start over from scratch.

I've Been Hacked! Now What?
You opened an e-mail attachment that you probably shouldn't have and now your computer has slowed to a crawl and other strange things are happening. Your bank called you saying there has been some strange activity on your account and your ISP has just "null routed" all traffic from your computer because they claim it is now part of a zombie...

Do you have a Diaster Recovery Plan (DRP)?
Do you have a Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP)? Tips for creating a Disaster Recovery Plan for your home or business network and computers.

Business Continuity During an Epidemic or Pandemic
New cases, or at least potential cases, of swine flu continue to pop up around the world and the swine flu death toll continues to rise in Mexico. What should businesses do to minimize any impact to productivity and to be prepared in the case of an actual pandemic

The Ever Growing Challenges of Data Storage
The Ever Growing Challenges of Data Storage is an article about the issues with storing, maintaining, backing up and recovering data on today's massive storage media. It is written by Ontrack Data Recovery's

How To Create a Disaster Recovery Plan
A good article to walk you through the steps to creating a comprehensive disaster recovery plan.

Disaster Recovery Journal Magazine
Disaster Recovery Journal magazine provides valuable and insightful articles of disaster recovery concepts and solutions month after month.

Sample Plans and Outlines
This site from Disaster Recovery Journal magazine contains sample plans to give you ideas for how to build a similar plan for your business.

Interactive Business Continuity Launchpad
An interactive site to step you through the process of developing a well-designed business continuity plan.

Business Continuity Institute
The Business Continuity Institute was created in 1994 "to promote the art and science of business continuity management."

The Disaster Recovery Shop
This site contains many useful templates and tools to help you develop a business continuity and / or disaster recovery plan.

Security Planning and Disaster Recovery
This book is an excellent beginning for anyone who is new to security planning or disaster recovery and can also serve a valuable resource for CIO’s and IT executives to understand the why’s and how’s of information security.

The Do's and Don'ts of PC Backups
Do you backup your computer on a regular basis? Where do you store your backup disks? If you said next to the computer, then you might want' to check out this article to see why that might be a bad idea

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