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Thursday, 13 October 2011 19:13

Are You Protecting Your Home Business?

Written by  THEJENDRA BS

As home PCs and Internet access have become more and more widespread, the number of home-based businesses has also increased enormously over the last few years. Today it is very easy for many entrepreneurs to run their businesses entirely from home simply because it is possible, as well as cost effective. But working from home is not without its dangers as it brings various major and minor risks not usually associated with working in a regular office. However, as soon as the words “business continuity” and “disaster recovery” (BC/DR) are mentioned, most home business owners start imagining pictures of a costly and complex rocket science that is only applicable for large companies. Plenty of home-based businesses and tiny organizations live under the misconception that BC/DR activities are beyond their expertise or affordability. These misconceptions frequently cause many small businesses