Tag Archives: Cost of Downtime

Calculating the Cost of Downtime

We met with some business owners this week where the current IT provider has neglected their technology for some time.  There were a few contributing reasons for this.  The client is in manufacturing and is hesitant to invest money in technology that they didn’t see improving their production process or output.  The current solution was […]

The Cost of Downtime

The Cost of Downtime Building resilient IT systems that minimize downtime is the name of the game.  Why?  Because the cost of downtime can be staggering. Recent Examples March 2015, a 12-hour Apple store outage cost the company $25 million. August 2016, a five-hour power outage in an operation center caused 2,000 cancelled flights and […]