Business continuity is essential to profitability and competitiveness. High availability (HA) and disaster tolerance (DT) are the IT elements that contribute to
business continuity. The harm caused by only a few seconds of system downtime can be gauged on a scale ranging from inconvenience to bankruptcy to the loss of
human life. The purpose of this document is to show how the HP Adaptive Infrastructure is able to help enterprises achieve their HA and DT objectives in multi-operating system environments with HP Integrity servers.