Stuff happens. Networks crash. But what is the cost to your organization when that happens? The REAL answer might surprise you. A good disaster recovery planning website www.drplanning.org offers a link to a Network Downtime Cost Calculator where you can calculate both direct and indirect costs of a network failure. IT specialists - you may want to run this calculator to help justify increases in the technology budget for the firm. Management - you may also want to run this calculator to get a better feel for the impact of a downed network.
Online Calculator: How Much Does it REALLY Cost When Your Network Goes Down?
May 18th 2000