King Computer Solutions

High profile data centre and computer service outages in 2010

Here’s an interesting article showing the importance of having adequate surge protection and uninterruptable power supplies – along with sufficient onsite and offsite backups.

To this for Australian major outages we would have to add the NAB debarcle in November,nab-it-outage-cuts-payments.aspx

And CBA in August,commbank-blames-outage-on-security-update.aspx

For power protection we always recommend to clients their keys systems from power surges, blackouts and brown outs (low voltage events that can damage components) –