Disasters come without warning and can take place due to natural causes, human errors or IT system failures. A simple planning can enable SMBs to protect themselves from any disaster
Symantec Corp announced the India findings of its 2011SMB Disaster Preparedness Survey, which measured the attitudes and practices of small and mid sized businesses (SMBs) and their customers toward disaster preparedness. The survey findings show that though SMBs in India are at risk, they are still not making disaster preparedness a priority until they experience a disaster or data loss.
The survey revealed that:
Since, disaster preparedness is in low priority, the lack of preparation is surprisingly putting SMBs at risk that has impact on financial and business aspects because
Don’t wait until it’s too late. SMBs shouldn’t wait till the last hour or after the disaster hasn’ t taken place as to how they could have averted the disaster. A plan should have: