Is Your Business Ready for Winter Storm Jonas?
With Winter Storm Jonas getting ready to dump snow and ice on the region, you're probably on the way to the grocery store to stock up on bread and milk to take care of your home. But what are you doing to take care of your business?
Most people consider what to do with their building, checking for drafts, making sure pipes don't burst and keeping their employees in the know to keep t hem safe. Now, what do you need to do about your IT?
- Make sure to power off all of your computers.
- With melting snow, be aware of any flood warnings. It's a good idea to make sure your office is prepared for a flood just in case, which means you should move equipment to an area that is more likely to stay dry.
- Make sure your data is backed up. Between extended power outages and the risk of floods, collapsed roofs, even looting, you need to make sure all the information critical to your business is safely stored.
Data backup and recovery is a particular specialty of ours. We can show you the advantages that come with the security of having your data backed up in the cloud, which is of particular importance in a state like ours, where we can face snow and ice storms one month and hurricanes a few months later. Contact us today to set up a free assessment of your business's weather preparedness.