Short- & Long-Term Effects of Network Downtime in Retail
A disruption in the network can be greatly expensive for a business. Whether it’s at the register or on a browser, the potential losses due to downtime is no joke. For example, on Prime Day 2018, Amazon suffered an outage. The 13-minute interruption equated to a loss of nearly $100 million in sales.
And with 81% of retailers experiencing downtime at least once a year, with most reporting 4-5 outages per year, there’s no wonder why there’s a push to set up an infrastructure that helps combat the issues that come with a disruption of a network. Luckily, there are ways to get on the offensive and combat these inevitable issues. Continue reading for more!
The Dangers of Network Downtime from PowerSecure, a Power Distribution Service