You’ve likely experienced the frustration of losing Internet access or having your computer crash. In terms of our personal technology use, this most often leads to an irritating delay as we wait for everything to reboot and begin working properly. When you’re talking about the world of business, there’s a lot more than your patience at stake. If your organization experiences any type of IT downtime, the results of this downtime can be devastating. You could be hit with productivity loss as your employees wait for their systems to be fixed. Your customers might become irritated with an interruption in service. Your supply chain could grind to a halt without the free flow of information between facilities. Whatever form the impact takes, the bottom line is that profits take a hit.
For more information and statistics on the importance of minimizing IT downtime, and how organizations can attempt to nullify those pitfalls, see the accompanying infographic.
Infographic is courtesy of InVision Technology Solutions