First we need to clarify what Disaster Recovery means. In every company a plan, which states what you should do if the IT Infrastructure is attacked, needs to exist.
This so-called Disaster Recovery Plan, contains information and advised actions which should minimize the disruption of daily operations, limit damage and with this minimize the economic impact of the interruption.
The Disaster Recovery Plan also contains alternative means of operation and how the employees and management should act. Finally there is also a section to state which actions need to be done to resume to the former state of operations.
A Disaster Recovery Plan is very important, so you should check this article out, if you haven’t got one yet: How to begin with a Dissaster Recovery Plan
In our article however we want to focus on Mobile Device management and how it fits into the Disaster Recovery Plan. Especially important is the idea of limiting damage to the company.