No Thanks to DR Planning Software (so far)

I was having a drink with an old friend of mine, who is a very prominent and globally sought after risk management professional, and we got around to talking about Disaster Recovery Planning Software.  I asked him, “have you ever found one of those that you like?”  His response was not positive.

Quite often, I am called by a potential Client needing help with DR planning, and who is at the make/break point of a relationship with a DR planning tool vendor.  The conversation often goes something like this:

Smart Phone Wars

I really don’t know why several of my most recent posts are about smartphones.  This forum is about data center and IS security.  However, I am a mobile consultant, and smartphones are a key weapon in the consultant’s utility belt. With that disclaimer, I was reading an article today in Gigaom about smartphone market share. …