Sometimes in the frantic race to overcome downtime, we forget the bigger picture of backup and disaster recovery. Guaranteeing data access and protection is important but the way we get there—such as the time spent managing backups or the effort required to find useful support—can matter just as much. The wrong BDR solution can bog IT teams down in a quagmire of tedious manual upkeep; but the right solution can emancipate them to accelerate business initiatives.
That was the experience of Rainier, Director of IT for Amvac, anyhow. “In IT we don’t want to complicate our lives even more,” he said. “To help the business grow, you want to keep things simple.”