Disaster Recovery as a Service - 2 Hour Workshop

Brainscale Inc

BrainScale’s DRaaS service enables you to protect applications and data from natural/human disasters or service disruptions by enabling a full recovery in the cloud.
BrainScale’s DRaaS solution helps you measure the impact, establish comprehensive recovery objectives, and tests these metrics in a simulated environment. Our proven process and service frameworks ensure DR drills are performed with little to no downtime on production. This DRaaS workshop provides with a basic flow of process that we follow to enable DR and a demo of some of the DR tech that will be used to enable DR. Agenda Three Phase approach to DRaaS Discovery Phase - Business Impact Analysis (BIA) for Application - Requirements for DR Tier RTO/RPO (Bronze/Silver/Gold/Platinum) - Application Assessment / Infrastructure Assessment - Azure to Azure , On-Prem to Azure DR considerations Design/Implementation Phase - DR Cost Estimate Creation and Approval (Protection Cost/Running Cost) - DR Architecture Design (Infrastructure Architecture diagram IAD creation) - Implementation of DR environment (Non-Production/Production) in Azure - Scripting and pre-staging of IaaS/PaaS components using Azure Native technologies DR Drill Phase - Mock Failover Test of Resources - DR Test of Lower Environment using ASR - Validation of RTO/RPO - DR Drill of Production environment - Postmortem Report / DR Recovery Document Walkthrough of Tools - ASR for IaaS VMs - Always on Availability Group for PaaS SQL servers - Traffic manager for routing traffic based on availability - Automation Solutions - Third Party Tools like Zerto