If the latest forecast is correct and Sandy stays true to the models it will make landfall right around New Jersey. This server is in New Jersey.
- Backups done – check
- Offsite backup done – check
- Second offsite backup done just to be sure – check
Getting the sie back up should it be effected probably won’t be high on my priority list if we get hit, but should be smooth once I get around to it.
Similar precautions around the house for my data. Making sure my offsite backups are working an up to date.
Charging those UPS’s. Not because I expect them to keep the home data center running, but they are great for keeping those portable devices charged during an extended blackout.
Good luck to all in its path and best wishes for those it’s already blown through.