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Hurricane Sandy: Another Disaster Recovery at Starbucks?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – As The VAR Guy tracks Hurricane Sandy’s potential path up the U.S. East Coast, The VAR Guy is carefully mapping Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX) locations throughout the New York Tri State area. The reason? When all else fails in IT, Starbucks’ WiFi networks and Internet access — powered by AT&T — are usually up and running. And that means the coffee chain’s retail stores have become disaster recovery hotzones for displaced employees — and bloggers — during natural disasters. But what should VARs do ahead of Hurricane Sandy? Disaster recovery expert Mike S (IT news)