Disaster Recovery

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This is a manual to assist businesses in recovering from various network outages. Some of the steps in the process involve coordination with various governmental agencies.

Table of contents[edit]

  1. Introduction
  2. Inventory all Software with vendor address & phone number, version, cost,location of media, installed configuration
  3. Inventory all Hardware with vendor address & phone number, complete H/W specs, any configuration such as RAID, cost and location
  4. Create a LAN diagram of Routers, Switches, Servers, and wiring
  5. Document the existing backup activities including location of backups
  6. Specify a DR team and disseminate their contact information
  7. Identify recovery procedures for various levels of outages-power, H/W, LAN, Internet, etc.