How IT Providers Used the Cloud to Weather Hurricane Sandy

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http://www.thevarguy.com – With damage estimated at $60 billion, Sandy is the second costliest hurricane on record in the United States. Countless businesses lost revenue while waiting for power to return or floods to subside. But many others were prepared, thanks to the IT professionals who made sure they had the right technology in place to weather any storm. Here are a few of the positive stories to come out of this disaster. Spinning Up VMs to Avoid Downtime As Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast the night of Oct. 29, a financial asset management business in Manhattan saw its servers going down as the flood waters fr (IT news)