IDG Contributor Network: 3 characters from Jurassic Park that could’ve benefited from an IT disaster recovery plan
Nothing can beat the pure terror you felt for Tim and Lex while you watched them hide in a kitchen while raptors creaked open the door and sniffed them out for their next meal. Hands gripping your chair, heart beating fast, eyes refusing to blink…I get it all, every time.
Every time the Jurassic Park franchise releases a new film, I get nostalgia for the original one. I went back and re-watched it recently and, given my propensity to view things through an IT and business-operations lens, this time around I noticed how significantly the characters would’ve benefited from a robust an IT disaster recovery (IT-DR) plan, integrated into a wider business continuity plan. Three characters in the film stuck out to me as examples: