Continuity choice based on location

A new survey has revealed that the number one criterion that influences a financial organisation's choice of business continuity provider is the proximity of their recovery centre.

Of the 200 businesses surveyed by SunGard Availability Services, a provider of business continuity services, 45% were from the finance sector - 53% of these offer financial services, and 21% of these respondents offer insurance services.

Overall figures show that for 36% of respondents the location of recovery centr