Stories by Howard Berkowitz

Preparing for disasters

Thinking about disaster recovery, a year after Hurricane Katrina, and on the fifth anniversary of 9/11, it's a good idea to look at contingency planning, especially for the organizations that would need to operate during a disaster. This is a different issue than transferring operations to a remote site. There are various issues in operating in a disaster environment, usually starting with electrical power but also extending to employee concerns and the need for resupply.