Boston Businesses Against Rising Seas Launch Event: Climate Adaptation for Small Businesses

The rising sea levels in Boston have been a rising concern in recent months. Businesses are realizing they need to put climate change in their business plans and take precautionary measures to protect their data.

Please join us June 24th, as Tech Networks of Boston, the Climate Action Liaison Coalition and the City of Boston launch the Businesses Acting on Rising Seas (BARS Boston) program. Tech Networks of Boston’s President Susan Labandibar, and other key speakers will focus on specific steps business can take to prepare for rising sea levels and other anticipated climate disruptions, including moving data storage to the cloud to improve business continuity.

The BARS Boston launch event will take place on June 24th, 2014 from 6:00-8:00pm at the District Hall in Boston, MA and you can register here. This event is free and open to the public.

Check out these scenes of how the rising sea levels will eventually impact our city! We hope you will join us!
Boston Harbor 12 feet

Microsoft suffers cloud outage

Microsoft is currently reporting an outage across businesses throughout the US for its Outlook, Office 365 and other Microsoft services. This problem stemmed from its Exchange Online service which is used to run e-mail, calendar and contacts service. Microsoft reps issued a statement that engineers are currently working on a solution to the issue.