Downtime is known as the period of time in which a computer or network fails to provide and perform its primary function. Downtime can arise at any point. From anything as little as an infected email being opened to something as momentous as a natural disaster. Data loss can be extremely scary and has the ability to cause severe financial ramifications. Currently hardware failure is one of the leading causes of downtime and or data loss. With this being said, shockingly 75% of small businesses have no recovery plan set in place. Take a look at these alarming disaster recovery statistics:

  • Approximately 93% of companies that experience an extensive data disaster and do not have Disaster
  • Recovery plans in place are out of business within one year.
  • On average 96% of companies with backup and disaster recovery plans had the ability to withstand and survive ransomware attacks.
  • Unexpected downtime can cost at least $930 per minute to anywhere up to $17,244 per minute.
  • A human-based method of bypassing security is regularly applied by cybercriminals in order to complete attacks.
  • Human error is the leading link and or cause of data and security breaches. Human error is responsible for about 52% of all data loss incidents.


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