How To Get Your Business Continuity Plan Ready For Sharknado 2
Sharks. Sharks flying through the air and chomping people into bits. Seems plausible. It could happen, right? Well, it’s happening. Tonight, as a matter of fact! As I prepare to watch the second coming of Sharknado (and don’t deny that you are going to either watch it or DVR it, too), the business continuity/disaster recovery professional in me wonders, “Could our company survive a …Sharknado?”
What scenario would I not plan for? Well, I draw the line at planning for a possible infestation of snakes on a plane. You heard me, Samuel L. Jackson. You’re going to have to figure out how to get those, ahem, “stinking” snakes, off that, ahem, “stinking” plane, all by yourself. Planning for that would just be ludicrous. There is such a thing as over-planning, after all.
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