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IT organizations have been working hard for the last 20 years developing and updating their Disaster Recovery Plans. An effective DR plan included strategy for remote working, oftentimes presumed to be caused by a local geographical constrained issue around an office or area.
The COVID-19 pandemic has global impact and the most readily felt impact on many IT departments pertains to physical distancing. This includes resources not able to travel to the office, supply chains being disrupted and business processes being changed. IT departments and organizations that are further along the digital transformation journey are likely to be less negatively impacted by COVID-19.