What's a BDR?
Disasters, outages, failures can come from all manner of sources. Weather, fire, or man-made disasters such as vandalism, theft or just plain human error, you name it.
According to this article from ZDNET.com, a loud noise caused a 10 hour outage for a Romanian bank, and also caused "...serious and irrevocable damage" to some hard drives.
What? A loud noise? Yes, you heard that right...they were doing some testing of a fire suppression system and it caused a very loud noise, which created some serious vibrations that caused the damage.
Read more here: LOUD NOISE BRINGS DOWN DATACENTER
Ransomware. Yes, it’s as bad as you think it is. Cryptolocker started it, but there are some really nasty exploits out there that can be bad for your business. Really bad if you are not prepared for it.