Data loss is inevitable, but it doesn’t have to derail your business. To minimize downtime and other impacts from data loss, your business needs a data protection strategy you know is reliable and meets your recovery objectives. Regular testing is the only way to ensure your critical systems and data will be there when you need them.

This whitepaper describes a rationale and good-practice approach for testing your data recovery capabilities, and offers guidance on how to implement a straightforward, cost-effective data protection policy that will enable your business to recover quickly when data loss occurs.