In today’s always-on world, businesses are under constant pressure to increase revenue, maximize efficiency, reduce risks and drive down costs. This means no tolerance for downtime or data loss. If mission-critical data, applications or servers are unavailable, you can lose revenue, forfeit customers, miss opportunities, and rack up fines and suffer brand damage .Customers are increasingly moving from dedicated to consolidated computer resources, which is critical to controlling IT hardware, software, staffing, and facilities cost to reduce total cost of ownership (TCO).
Consolidation also means that even a minor computer outage can have severe and immediate consequences. As a result, more and more customers are deploying new availability solutions that combine hardware, software and services designed to prevent computer outages.
The modern IT department must meet the increased demands for up time and data availability with solutions that should be meeting the below pointers:
At GBB in partnership with the leading vendors in the availability space, combined with our years of working experience in heterogeneous mission critical workloads across industry verticals, we have developed best practices on the below always-on solutions, namely: