Jul 10, 2018
The Hurricane Disaster Recovery Checklist for Businesses
With hurricane season in full swing, here's a simple checklist containing the basic steps to ensure you can support your customers throughout a storm:
Hurricane Disaster Recovery Checklist
Check recent backups on all production machines. Remember that you can use Status 2.0 to ensure all expected volumes are protected.
Ensure recent backups were sent successfully to the cloud (or another DR site) for each production machine.
Verify recent functional screenshots of each production machine to validate your ability to recover.
Make sure that any site you and your end users go to has power generation, Internet, and cell phone connectivity.
Take corrective action as soon as possible. Go to help.datto.com for information on running disaster recoveries or to quickly get in contact with Datto Support.
In the event of a storm, we are ready to support you and your customers with additional support staff on duty and increased Code Red resources to assist with critical backup and recovery efforts.