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How Does Uptime Affect Your Business?

5.8.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Today, all organisations, no matter their age, size or sector, are reliant on technology. This has resulted in a huge emphasis on the importance of uptime, and consequently an inherent fear of downtime. But what is uptime and why is it so important? The definition of uptime Uptime is simply a measure of how many minutes per year your business is able to remain online, usually represented by a percentage. Typically, many hosting providers advertise their uptime guarantee somewhere in the region of 98% to 99.9%. Sounds impressive, right? To explain this in real terms, here are some quick mathematical…