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Can You Really Afford Not to Have a Backup Plan?

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According to Symantec SMB, 50% of SMBs admit to having no backup and disaster recovery plan in place. 41% of those surveyed confessed that they had never even given much thought to implementing a disaster recovery or business continuity plan. If you are one of them, then you really need to think about whether you can afford the status quo. Answering these questions will help you decide.1. How often is employee productivity and customer accessibility or service stalled each day from a downed network or system?2. How much downtime can your business truly afford and what kind of backup or recovery solutions are in effect when systems are unavailable?3. What level of IT support can be accessed? Can it be accessed quickly enough to minimize damage? Are you confident that your business can either be back online or be able to access lost data with minimal disruption, no matter what?4. Is your most critical data frequently backed up? Is the data on the personal laptops, iPads or Blackberrys o…