The 2nd Pillar of Technology

Reliability is the second of the 4 PIllars of Technology.

Reliability centers around the premise of - What can I do to reduce the chances of my business technology going down?

While Recoverability focuses on being ready when something goes down, Reliability focuses on keeping your business technology systems from going down in the first place.

Depending on your business model, Reliability can mean different things.

`Reliability of business systems - 2nd Pillar of Tech

For a small services-based organization in Fort Lauderdale for example, Reliability may mean operating your tech on a platform that allows management and staff the flexibility they need to be able to be productive while minimizing disruptions.

For an enterprise level organization in North Miami whose business is in manufacturing or large distribution company in West Palm Beach, Reliability not only impacts office workers but could potentially impact vendors, distributors and transportation.

When discussing the Pillar of Reliability, terms like 'high-availability', 'redundancy', and 'eliminating single-points-of-failure' are used.

This is the vocabulary of Reliability.

Each term has its own role in increasing the Reliability of your South Florida business tech.

With a properly designed IT environment it's easy to add additional layers of Reliability as your business needs them.


But Reliability isn’t just about good design and planning.

A company's tech environment should also be monitored, managed and maintained to upkeep its Reliability score.

In the end it’s about providing a consistent computing experience and minimizing downtime.

This increases Productivity.

Be reliable.

Our aim at Connections for Business in Hollywood is to ensure that your company's technology systems remain reliable. Our IT company is here to monitor, manage and maintain your technology so you don’t have to worry. Rely on us to be there for your South Florida business - from North Miami to Fort Lauderdale, from Boca Raton to West Palm Beach.