We work to provide emergency communications and technological services to communities and small businesses affected by catastrophes throughout the country," said Joe Hillis, operations director at ITDRC
The NDRCC disaster hotline is currently staffed by ITDRC
volunteers 24 hours a day, and the center is ready to support relief operations.
To volunteer, sponsor, or learn more about the ITDRC, visit www.
The Satellite CARES program is a community service program provided under a partnership between the ITDRC and SBCA.
As part of the new collaboration, ITDRC
will not only provide IT continuity and recovery assistance, but will also endorse Agility's services to businesses to provide further guidance in disaster planning, helping them to fully recover from a catastrophe.
The material, presented by IT Disaster Recovery Specialists from the ITDRC
, is tailored to help small businesses and non-profits assess their current use of technology; develop a strategy to safeguard their data, and understand options for business continuity and recovery in the event of disaster.
The complete Road Show schedule and registration links are available on the ITDRC
web site: www.
8220;Disasters are stressful events, and privacy and data security are often neglected” said Keith Kavanaugh, ITDRC Central Division Director.
ITDRC is a nationwide, non-profit organization that provides emergency communications and technology resources to help communities continue operations and recover from disaster.
Since joining the program, Technicians have completed the training provided by ITDRC to get the best knowledge possible for these unexpected situations.
8220;This partnership will enable thousands of trained technicians to volunteer their skills and resources for disaster relief,” said Joe Hillis, Operations Director of ITDRC.
The CompTIA Member Communities are made up of individuals who care deeply about how IT can make a difference in the world, so it's not surprising that they would designate an organization like ITDRC
for this grant," said Charles Eaton, CEO of the Creating IT Futures Foundation.