Without a business continuity solution in place, no company is safe from a crippling outage. By not being able to continue operations in the event of a disaster, a business is putting its reputation and finances at risk. Many businesses are aware of this, which is why they’re turning to technologies like DRaaS.
A recent example comes from WhatsApp, a company that develops one of the world’s most popular instant messaging apps for smartphones. Right after it was purchased by Facebook in 2014, the app experienced an outage that resulted in three hours of downtime. With no DRaaS or other backup technology to keep the business productive, 4 million customers abandoned it for a competitor.
In a guest post for Business Solutions, TBI’s Sales Enablement Specialist, Seth Woodward, breaks down how DRaaS is a driving force that VARs and MSPs can leverage to earn more revenue. From identifying ideal customers to staying engaged after the sale, he explains how you should go about making a DRaaS sale and the benefits the solution can bring to you and your customers.
Read the full article here.
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