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Consider the Cost: Disaster Recovery as a Service

Business disruptions can cause downtime for your business and in extreme cases, even business closures. Natural disasters, cyber attacks, machine and hardware failure and even pandemics can cause major disruptions for businesses of all sizes. These incidents can damage a company’s reputation and lead to financial loss. 

From your company’s email accounts, to documents, applications and data storage, your digital assets play a big role in day to day operations. Business continuity solutions like DRaaS help you maintain operations even when faced with disruptions.

Businesses need a way to keep their essential operations running no matter what life throws their way. That's where Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) can help.

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)

DRaaS is a cloud-based solution that helps organizations ensure business continuity in the face of unexpected events. Here's how DRaaS empowers you to stay resilient:

Cloud-Based Backup:

DRaaS functions by creating secure, encrypted replicas of your most critical data within the cloud. Cloud-based disaster recovery offers a secure and scalable solution for safeguarding your data in a remote location. This ensures that your information remains safeguarded, regardless of whether your physical infrastructure suffers from a power outage, fire, or even a catastrophic natural disaster. By leveraging the inherent strengths of cloud backup services, DRaaS offers a geographically dispersed and reliable solution for data protection.

Automated Replication:

Disaster recovery planning and execution can be a complex and time-consuming process.  DRaaS streamlines this process by automating backups, replication, and failover procedures.

DRaaS continuously replicates your data and IT systems to a remote location. This real-time mirroring process minimizes the potential for data loss and guarantees a seamless transition in the event of an outage. Because of the use of automation, your IT staff is free to focus on other critical tasks, leading to additional cost savings.

Rapid Recovery & Scalability:

DRaaS empowers you to swiftly restore your systems and data within the cloud environment. This translates to minimized downtime, allowing your business to get back on its feet in a remarkably short timeframe. Additionally, DRaaS boasts on-demand scalability, ensuring you only pay for the resources you require.

With DRaaS you can continue to grow your business with confidence. Scalable disaster recovery solutions adjust to your needs, providing the perfect amount of protection as your business evolves.

Operational Cost Savings

Safeguarding your data shouldn't break the bank. Cost-effective data recovery solutions like DRaaS offer affordable protection for your valuable information.

One of the most impactful ways DRaaS saves money is by minimizing downtime. Every minute your business is offline translates to lost revenue and productivity. Imagine a retail store experiencing a power outage during peak season. Traditional recovery methods could take hours, leading to lost sales and frustrated customers. DRaaS, on the other hand, could have them back up and running in a fraction of the time, significantly reducing the financial impact of the outage.

DRaaS also eliminates the need for expensive physical infrastructure. Building and maintaining a secondary data center for disaster recovery can be a hefty investment. With DRaaS, you leverage the existing infrastructure of a cloud provider, eliminating the need to purchase and manage your own hardware. This translates to significant operational cost savings on equipment, electricity, and IT personnel dedicated to maintaining the secondary site.

Furthermore, DRaaS solutions are typically offered on a subscription or pay-as-you-go basis. This means you only pay for the storage space and resources you actually use. This flexibility is a stark contrast to traditional methods, where you might invest in a large backup system that remains underutilized most of the time. With DRaaS, your costs scale alongside your business needs, ensuring optimal value.

While disaster preparedness is crucial, traditional methods of data backup and recovery can be a significant financial burden. DRaaS offers a compelling alternative, delivering substantial operational cost savings throughout your organization. 

Data Integrity and Compliance

The benefits of DRaaS extend far beyond just cost savings.  In today's data-driven world, maintaining the integrity and compliance of your data is paramount.  DRaaS ensures your data remains secure and unaltered, helping you meet strict compliance requirements.

Reduced Risk of Regulatory Fines: Many industries have strict regulations regarding data security and record keeping. DRaaS helps you meet these requirements by ensuring a complete and auditable record of your data, minimizing the risk of hefty fines for non-compliance.

Enhanced Brand Reputation: A data breach can be devastating to a company's reputation. DRaaS safeguards your data from unauthorized access, protecting your brand image and fostering trust with your customers.

Improved Decision-Making: Accurate and reliable data is essential for informed decision-making. DRaaS ensures the integrity of your data, giving you confidence in the information you use to drive your business strategy.

The future-proof investment

With PremComm as your Data Center Solutions provider, DRaaS goes beyond just data protection. It's a strategic investment that delivers tangible financial benefits for businesses of all sizes. By minimizing downtime, eliminating costly infrastructure, and offering flexible pricing models, DRaaS empowers you to focus on growth and innovation, all while keeping your data safe and secure.

When the unthinkable happens to your company’s IT investment you need a recovery plan in place. Contact PremComm for an analysis and options available for your particular needs.


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