Twisters, hurricanes, floods (oh my): “Twisters, hurricanes, floods (oh my)
Story by Matt Villano
“The evening of Sunday, May 4, 2003, at Aeneas Internet and Telephone began as any previous Sunday evening had. The Jackson, Tenn.-based company that serves about 10,000 Internet and 2,500 telephone customers was closed for the weekend, awaiting the return of its 17 employees the next morning. Just before midnight, however, all hell broke loose. An F-4 category twister touched down just outside of town, then tore through Jackson’s downtown area, leveling houses, historical sites and municipal buildings alike. The tornado ripped straight through Aeneas’s one-story building, leaving only a pile of rubble. ”
– Disaster recovery is vital to any small business. Not being prepared for disaster can kill your business. Preparing beforehand is the key and even then you may not have thought of everything. This article gives insight into what others missed when thier disasters happened. -ed.