"Hurricane Florence" Posts

Hurricane Florence Power Outages: 976,000 In North and South Carolina So Far

Hurricane Florence knocks out power to 976,000 homes and businesses across North and South Carolina. Duke Energy predicts one million to three million could lose electric service. FEMA Leader William “Brock” Long says it could be weeks before power is fully restored.

Hurricane Florence: Amazon, Google, Microsoft Cloud Data Centers In Storm’s Path?

Hurricane Florence or its remnants may reach data centers owned by Amazon Web services (AWS), Apple, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), IBM, Microsoft Azure and Facebook in South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. Can cloud services provider (CSP) giants remain online?

Hurricane Florence: MSPs Ready for Massive Storm

Aware of Hurricane Florence’s projected storm path, MSPs across North and South Carolina activate business continuity plans. Executives from Servcom USA, CSP Inc. and The Network Essentials describe data protection preparations.

Hurricane Florence Storm Path Triggers Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery Plans

Hurricane Florence 2018 triggers business continuity, backup and disaster recovery (BDR) tests in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and other potential storm path centers. MSPs & IT service providers help customers brace for impact.