Prevent SharePoint Outages and Downtime
To avoid issues, it is necessary to systematically ensure that your SharePoint content is continuously operational and live during any outage by utilizing SharePoint synchronization or replication software.
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Prevent SharePoint Outages and DowntimeSharePoint has established itself as an enterprise collaboration platform across the globe.SharePoint content is growing and according to SharePoint admins, CIOs and IT directorsaround the world, most organizations have more than one SharePoint farm and SharePointcontent continues to grow. However, few IT departments have a plan in place to ensure itsbusiness-critical applications and content are always available.Anyone that has ever worked in an IT environment understands that downtime is rarelyexpected. It also comes in various forms. Failures of all kinds including power failures,hardware failures, network failures, software failures, the dreaded “human error”, and otherunknown disasters are lurking out there for SharePoint professionals and can result in downtime.These kinds of outages and downtime are possible and unfortunately, realistic. Therefore, it isimportant to prevent these nightmares from happening in the first place for SharePoint success.To avoid these issues, it is necessary to systematically ensure that your SharePoint content(including documents, list items, sites, site collections, libraries, permissions, workflows, andweb parts) is continuously operational and live during any outage by utilizing SharePointsynchronization or replication software. This software can prevent those potential SharePointnightmares that keep you up at night from ever happening again.Instead of focusing on disaster recovery, focus on preventing the disaster in the first place.Having content that is highly available is more powerful, preventative and flexible than disasterrecovery.About the Author:Metalogix provides SharePoint replication software that synchronizes mission critical SharePointcontent. For more information visit http://www.metalogix.com.