When it comes to business continuity planning, we always encourage our clients to hope for the best and prepare for the worst.

Our resources will help you:

  • Prime your business and your employees for unexpected disasters and everyday events.
  • Choose a vendor that fits the needs of your company.
  • Understand more about how Rentsys helps you reduce downtime.

Planning Checklists

Flash Flood Preparedness Checklist
Floods are the most common disaster in the U.S. Download our tips on what to do when the waters start to rise.
Hurricane Preparedness Checklist
Hurricanes cause $60 billion in damages per year. Discover how to help your business weather the storm.
Power Outage Preparedness Checklist
Power outages cost businesses $100 billion a year. Shed some light on how to stay operational when the grid goes down.
Tornado Preparedness Checklist
An estimated 1,000 tornadoes occur in the U.S. each year. Know what to do before, during and after the funnels form.
Wildfire Preparedness Checklist
In 2012, more than 67,000 wildfires burned over 9.3 million acres of land across the U.S. Learn how to guard against out-of-control flames.

Vendor Evaluation Tools

Vendor Evaluation Guide
Reference this guide to help you evaluate potential disaster recovery vendors.
Common Misconceptions
This document addresses many of the common misconceptions about disaster recovery vendors.

White Papers and Articles

Facility Connectivity Options
Four Disaster Scenarios: How Rentsys' Connectivity Tools Help Businesses Avoid Downtime.
Satellite Solutions
Rentsys' Satellite Solutions.

Videos

A Look At BlackVault Managed Recovery Platform
Get a peek at how our fully managed disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) solution protects your environment.
Rentsys’ Business Continuity Services
Get a better understanding of Rentsys’ business continuity services.
The Importance of Testing
We encourage our clients to test, because testing is the key to making the most of our disaster recovery solutions.
Real Stories From Real Declarations
Listen to our disaster recovery specialists discuss some of the more memorable declarations they have been a part of in the past decade.
What We Do
In the event of an emergency you want to know who you can rely on. Get to know us a little better.
Rentsys Client Spotlight: Dianne Stephens
Dianne Stephens, a disaster recovery specialist, shares her experience testing in a Mobile Recovery Center.
Rentsys Client Spotlight: Frost Bank
Executive VP Harvey Gutierrez and VP Andy Lapierre of Frost Bank discuss how Rentsys' business continuity services enabled them to continue serving their customers after a major hurricane hit Galveston Island, TX.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: The Need for an Alternate Workspace (With First Community Bank)
First Community Bank CEO and manager explain why they couldn't have resumed operations for the community without a Mobile Recovery Center (MRC).
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: First Community Bank on the Importance of Being Available and Accessible
The First Community Bank manager and a teller explain the importance of being available to serve their customers and community in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: CEO of First Community Bank Discusses Helping Rockport
Community isn’t just part of First Community Bank’s name — it’s part of the bank’s DNA. In this video, First Community CEO and President Wes Hoskins describes his team’s response after Hurricane Harvey struck Rockport, TX. Employees sprang into action, setting up a cook trailer and feeding 1,100 people in a single day. With the city’s critical infrastructure down, the bank also deployed a mobile bank where customers could get cash they desperately needed.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: Texas Windstorm Insurance Association
Rentsys visits Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) in Rockport, TX. Rentsys account executive Steve O'Neal describes how TWIA is processing at least 200 claims a day out of a Mobile Claims Center.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: Ferry Ride to Port Aransas
After Port Aransas, TX took a hit from Hurricane Harvey, a Mobile Recovery Center rode the ferry on its way to help a local business reopen its doors.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: First Community Bank Putting Community First
After Rockport, TX was devastated by Hurricane Harvey, First Community Bank sprung into action. The bank deployed a mobile bank branch where residents could cash checks and even access the internet. The bank went the extra mile by setting up its own cooking trailer and providing hot meals and water for first responders and residents.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: Port Aransas Recovery Efforts
Port Aransas residents are helping the community recover from Hurricane Harvey. Many are pitching in to cook meals and distribute supplies like bottled water, dog food, toilet paper and more. Glen Boote, Rentsys disaster recovery coordinator, talks with some of the volunteers.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: Drive Through Houston
While visiting businesses affected by Hurricane Harvey, we drove through Houston, TX. Eleven days after Harvey first made landfall, waters from the city's 1,000-year flood lingered.
Hurricane Harvey Coverage: Wortham Insurance
Richard Blades, chairman for Wortham Insurance, talks to Steve O’Neal, Rentsys account executive, about why it's important to have business interruption insurance in case of a disaster like Hurricane Harvey.
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