September 26, 2018

The biggest disaster recovery exercise you never noticed

Human hand stopping a line of dominoes from falling. concept image for recovery plan

What would happen if the UW NetID you rely on for easy access to UW computing resources went down during an emergency? That scenario was tested last month, when operations were briefly switched to Eastern Washington, without service disruption. The test was part of UW-IT’s Technology Business Continuity plan ensuring critical UW systems will continue to operate in a catastrophic event. Read the full story.