Big Weather And Cloud Computing: Lessons From Sandy
November 2, 2012, 8:07 PM EDT
Law360, New York (November 2, 2012, 8:07 PM EDT) -- The broad path of Hurricane Sandy shows us that the same storm that destroyed your primary computing center can also destroy your backup site located in another state and hundreds of miles away. Cloud computing can mitigate geographical risks of extreme weather. Put another way, clouds in a storm can be a good thing.
Industrial-strength cloud computing can be an important part of a company’s IT ecosystem. Cloud computing can provide a way to replicate and store data in a geographically dispersed manner. The data can...