Set Objectives

Recovery Time Objective
 

How much time can your business go without accessing its critical systems/servers?

Recovery Point Objective

How much production time on those servers are you willing to lose?

Recovery Process

  • How much is on your critical business systems?
    Critical systems are the systems essential to your business operations
  • How often do you currently backup these systems?
    The time between each backup
  • How long does is take to initiate your recovery process?
    This is the amount of time that it will take you to prepare the systems for a recovery or restore
  • Are you recovering data from a local network or the cloud?
    This can affect the recovery speed
Downtime Costs
  • How many employees would be affected if the critical systems failed?
  • What would be the average wage of the affected employees?
  • What is the overhead cost per hour of the affected employees?
  • How much revenue would be lost as a result of the system failure?

Total Downtime Cost (downtime * cost per hr)

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