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Re: data center space
Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2006 10:17:51 +0100 From: [email protected]
You have to take a balanced approach to continuity planning. Otherwise, you risk going bankrupt long before there is any big catastrophe.
Also, I would say that expecting a terror act to knock out a 65 square mile area is being a bit over pessimistic. Pessimal pessimism at its optimal.
Who said "terrorism"? Come on, people. Let's not turn NANOG-L into an RNC sounding board. I seem to recall a *really big* power outage a few years back. And does the New England area ever have major snowstorms? Each region has plenty of inherent hazards, both natural and not. Let's not limit our concerns to "the boogeyman is out to get us", particularly when discussing "balance". Eddy -- Everquick Internet - http://www.everquick.net/ A division of Brotsman & Dreger, Inc. - http://www.brotsman.com/ Bandwidth, consulting, e-commerce, hosting, and network building Phone: +1 785 865 5885 Lawrence and [inter]national Phone: +1 316 794 8922 Wichita ________________________________________________________________________ DO NOT send mail to the following addresses: [email protected] -*- [email protected] -*- [email protected] Sending mail to spambait addresses is a great way to get blocked. Ditto for broken OOO autoresponders and foolish AV software backscatter.