have a reasonably good BC/DR plan for
your home-based business.
Are You Protecting Your
By THEJENDRA BS
As home PCs and Internet access have become more and more widespread, the number of home-based businesses has also increased enormously over the
last few years. Today it is very easy for
many entrepreneurs to run their businesses
entirely from home simply because it is
possible, as well as cost effective. But
working from home is not without its dangers as it brings various major and minor
risks not usually associated with working
in a regular office.
However, as soon as the words “
business continuity” and “disaster recovery”
(BC/DR) are mentioned, most home business owners start imagining pictures of a
costly and complex rocket science that is
only applicable for large companies.
Plenty of home-based businesses and
tiny organizations live under the miscon-
ception that BC/DR activities are beyond
their expertise or affordability. These mis-
conceptions frequently cause many small
businesses to lose their data, equipment,
or even ruin their business completely for