Disaster Recovery Planning
If, tonight, you had a fire, flood, or major mechanical failure, which
rendered your telephone system useless, how would your important business calls
be answered tomorrow morning?
In considering this question, you may wish to note a few statistics:
The Potential cost to business:
Less than 10% Survival Rate for Businesses without a disaster recovery plan.
(Source: Touche Ross Management Consultants)
60% of Companies, which experienced a loss of
normal Telecoms for a period of 10 days, ceased trading within a year. (Source:
Henley Management Institute).
15% lose over £1 million, 20% lose between
£250,000 and £1 million, 33% lose between £10,000 and £250,000 (Source:
Coopers & Lybrand)
It does not have to be a catastrophic disaster to
affect you business. A recent study found that Theft, Malicious Damage, Major
System Faults, and Hacking accounted for many more “disaster scenario
incidents” than floods and fires.
(Click here for Disaster Statistics)
Telcheck are specialists in telecommunications disaster
recovery planning, our aim is to forestall the threat to your vital
telecommunications functions, and to minimise the impact should the threat ever
become a reality. We will examine your current telecommunications arrangements
and then report upon what steps you should take to reduce the risk of any
incident occurring. We will also illustrate the available contingencies, which
would lessen the impact and reduce disruption should a disaster occur.
Addressing this issue can significantly reduce your insurance premiums, usually
by considerably more than the cost of our report.