I am taking a brief break from the Simplified Data Security series of blog posts to give a nod to our upcoming Hurricane Season that officially starts on June 1st here in the Southeastern USA. I want to offer a couple, simple tips beyond the obvious ones you always hear, i.e. "have a tested recovery plan" and "back up your data." You want to ensure you are ready in the event of any unforeseen technology "inconvenience."
Have an Action Notification Plan
If you and your team are tethered to an office, what is the plan if you have to "mobilize?" Where will you go and how will you get there? If this includes a fair amount of distance, are you accommodating your team members' family and pets? If you don't, they won't go!
If you ar...