Gartner Research

IT DRM Modernization Effect on RTO, RPO, and Budget Allocation

Published: 27 September 2013

ID: G00253576

Analyst(s): John Morency, Robert Naegle

Summary

IT DRM modernization may seem daunting at first, but a phased project implementation can enable I&O managers to achieve meaningful applications recovery time and service availability improvements even with limited IT budgets.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Business demands for measurable reduction of unplanned downtime will drive IT organizations to modernize the data center hardware and software infrastructure in order to facilitate "always on" operations
  • IT DRM modernization project complexity and cost will cause IT to pursue a phased implementation approach to improve applications recovery and availability within the constraints of available IT budget

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