Macworld posed an interesting piece asking if an H1N1 pandemic could slow the Internet to a crawl. I think it's an issue we need to think about in depth. And if there was ever a time for the government to prepare for it, now is likely the time. As far as pandemics and the modern age, we're kind of new at this.
The United States Government Accountability Office, or GOA, has looked into this matter and given it an enough consideration for it to issue a report. I'll sort through it and come back later today or this weekend to summarize it for ya and consider a few options on how we can protect ourselves or at least make any potential problems that may arise less of a pain.
More at Macworld. It's a must read.
Meanwhile, any recommendations our worldwide mobile warriors can offer would be terrific.