One snowy December morning, the Founder and CEO of an internationally-celebrated toy manufacturing company woke up to a nightmare of a situation: a major blizzard had devastated his entire worksite, extinguishing all power and freezing the local server. All operations at his North Pole-based factory were at a standstill. For Santa Claus, the timing couldn’t have been worse. Twas the day before the night before Christmas and the final day of his fiscal calendar. He had to act fast.