When to Use and Avoid Disaster Recovery as a Service

Archived Published: 16 October 2014 ID: G00270007


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Before adopting DRaaS for the enterprise, IT leaders should understand its value and limitations. Without a detailed analysis, organizations are likely to make wrong decisions and may enter into inappropriate contracts.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Use DRaaS to Reduce IT-DRM Time and Resource Investment
    • Consider DRaaS for Reducing Recovery Costs, but Not Always
    • Not All DRaaS Providers Support Unlimited Managed Failovers
    • DRaaS May Not Be the Best Solution for Recovering Large Data Center Operations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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