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How IT can help your business beat the bug

A business continuity plan backed by prudent investment in selective technologies can help prepare your business for a major swine flu outbreak - and give you peace of mind, writes Brian Skelly

5th September, 2009

There's a chance swine flu will turn out to be another ‘Millennium Bug' - lots of hype about how it will affect business, followed by lots of precautionary investment in technology, followed by the stark reality: minimal impact.

But swine flu is different to the Millennium Bug. It is not a computer glitch. Rather, it is a real virus that has, so far, killed 1,800 people worldwide - including two people in Ireland. It...

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