For small and medium-sized businesses having reliable IT systems is vital.
Most offices, retail premises or branches of firms will have a small server room or IT server space. If the equipment there is not being monitored properly your IT devices and networks could fail which would be a serious threat to business continuity.
This is particularly true as businesses roll out cloud and internet telephony technology to provide services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for all 365 days of the year.
Environmental conditions pose a threat to IT systems
While businesses increasingly focus on the risk of cyber-attacks server rooms are also vulnerable from physical threats. There could be issues with equipment failure, such as overheating, or external factors such as a water leak that might cause IT devices to shut down. This is likely to result in loss of data or at least loss of
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