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ALSO CALLED: Continuity Planning, BCP
DEFINITION: Business impact analysis (BIA) is an essential component of an organization's business continuance plan; it includes an exploratory component to reveal any vulnerabilities, and a planning component to develop strategies for minimizing risk. The result of analysis is a business impact analysis report, which describes the potential risks specific to the organization studied. One of the basic assumptions  … 
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Business Continuity Planning White Papers (View All Report Types)
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The Business Value and ROI of Backup
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper for a comprehensive look at the business value and ROI of backup systems. Additionally, read on to learn about common backup and disaster recovery challenges and how to overcome them.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Oct 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

A Breakdown of Disaster Recovery Responsibilities
sponsored by Databarracks
WHITE PAPER: View this resource to pinpoint who is responsible for creating a disaster recovery plan, and which roles are responsible for what when a disaster strikes.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 22 Apr 2015

Databarracks

Telematics Firm Increases IT Efficiency, Drives Growth
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Viasat, a telematics firm in Italy, needed an IT infrastructure that could process and archive data from approximately 500,000 devices in real time. This white paper explains how Viasat refreshed its data center environment with virtualized servers, storage, and switches. Read on to learn about the benefits of virtualizing your data center.
Posted: 14 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Dell Software

Business Continuity: A Growing Opportunity in a Digitalized World
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the four common challenges channel partners are facing and offers strategies to overcome them and take advantage of market opportunities.
Posted: 10 Apr 2015 | Published: 05 Nov 2014

Carbonite

How to Write a Compelling IT Budget Application
sponsored by Welldata
WHITE PAPER: This concise overview reveals a real-world example of how one IT manager was able to get his budget approved in just one day after weeks of failed attempts to convince his company's C-suite to approve additional funds.
Posted: 09 Apr 2015 | Published: 03 Apr 2015

Welldata

Armada Music Case Study: Fast and Effective DR
sponsored by Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how Armada Music overcame their backup and disaster recovery challenges to successfully protect their valuable assets.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 08 Apr 2015

Nexenta

Backup & Archive Solution Brief
sponsored by Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about a cost effective way to protect data availability and integrity.
Posted: 07 Apr 2015 | Published: 07 Apr 2015

Nexenta

The Ultimate Geographically Distributed Application Recoverability Solution for Clustered Applications
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn about a geographically distributed application recoverability solution that does away with the single point of failure inherent in failover clustering to keep your clustered applications up and running.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Published: 28 Dec 2012

Vision Solutions

SAN-Based Data Replication for Higher Availability and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses a software-based solution that performs SAN-based data replication at the host level, providing higher availability when systems are at the same location, and disaster protection and recovery when they're not.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2010

Vision Solutions

Building Your BCDR Strategy: A Blueprint for a Safe Voyage
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative resource to learn how virtualization technologies are being used for successful BCDR strategies. Discover how VMware's BCDR solution portfolio leverages the benefits of virtualization to deliver uptime and predictability to your data center.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

VMware

Lightning Fast Recovery To and From the Cloud
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Access this helpful resource today to learn the secret to restoring your systems to normal operating capacity quickly and painlessly following an outage.
Posted: 27 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Dec 2011

Vision Solutions

The Executive's Guide to Breach Response
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Download this white paper for a step-by-step guide on how to lead your organization through a crisis with comprehensive planning, sound leadership, and more.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

How VMware Keeps Your Business-Critical Applications Up and Running
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to see how VMware virtualization tools can help you to successfully virtualize critical applications.
Posted: 24 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

VMware

Enterprise Data Backup: The Power of Recovery
sponsored by Zovy LLC
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will address the importance of enterprise data recovery – not just backup.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 23 Mar 2015

Zovy LLC

The VMware View Business Process Desktop
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Inside this brief white paper, discover a technology that enables customers looking to outsource or offshore business processes to effectively scale their business on demand, streamline and centralize desktop management and provide end users with a secure desktop experience across the LAN and WAN.
Posted: 16 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

VMware

Desktop Virtualization for Wealth Management and Insurance
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report highlights how desktop virtualization can bring benefits to the new workplace environment. Discover the advantages of deploying VDI and what factors are driving the desktop virtualization movement. Explore the role of IT in VDI and how desktop virtualization is being used in the insurance and wealth management industry.
Posted: 10 Mar 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

VMware, Inc.

Ensure Business Continuity With a Flash Storage Platform
sponsored by Violin Memory
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a flash storage platform that provides superior data protection in the rack, in the data center, in the metro environment, and more to ensure effective business continuity.
Posted: 05 Mar 2015 | Published: 05 Mar 2015

Violin Memory

Instill Better Collaboration Practices Into Your Business
sponsored by XO Communications
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper to learn why deploying a hosted PBX service is more advantageous than sticking with your traditional, premier-based PBX.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

XO Communications

How Desktop-as-a-Service Can Solve Higher Education’s End-User Computing Challenges
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to discover how desktop-as-a-service builds on virtual desktop computing but takes it a step further moving it to the cloud. Explore eleven benefits of DaaS and how this technology is built for higher education.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 28 Nov 2014

VMware

Data Protection: Quality Plus Fast ROI
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover a variety of data protection and disaster recovery tools that provide rock-solid backup, and a quick ROI.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Dell Software

Best Practices for Configuring Windows Server 2012 for iSCSI SAN
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to find out about best practices for configuring Windows Server 2012 to iSCI SAN, and the storage benefits such as:Diskless serversCentralized managementSimplified recoveryAnd more.
Posted: 18 Feb 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Dell and Microsoft

10 Common Pitfalls of Endpoint Backup
sponsored by Druva Software
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the top 10 pitfalls commonly seen in endpoint backup and how to avoid them.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

Druva Software

Backup vs. Business Continuity: Using RTO to Better Plan for Your Business
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about focusing on business continuity rather than solely backup to prevent downtime.
Posted: 06 Feb 2015 | Published: 06 Feb 2015

Datto, Inc.

Ultimate Guide to Assessing Your Digital Marketing Program
sponsored by Silverpop Systems Inc. an IBM Company
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to evaluate your own digital marketing strategy and determine your key areas for improvement, while setting the stage for major upgrades to your program.
Posted: 05 Feb 2015 | Published: 05 Feb 2015

Silverpop Systems Inc. an IBM Company

From Singapore to Tokyo: Choosing a Data Center Location in Asia Pacific
sponsored by Digital Realty
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why selecting the right data center location is critical for managing costs and mitigating the risks associated with availability, uptime, and resiliency, and includes a checklist to assist enterprises in evaluating and selecting a data center location in Asia Pacific.
Posted: 02 Feb 2015 | Published: 13 Nov 2013

Digital Realty
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BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  behind BIA is that every component of the organization is reliant upon the continued functioning of every other component, but that some are more crucial than others and require a greater allocation of funds in the wake of a disaster. For example, a business may be able to continue more or less normally if the cafeteria has to close, but would come to a complete halt if the information system crashes. As part of a disaster recovery plan, BIA is likely to identify costs linked to failures, such as loss of cash flow, replacement of equipment, salaries paid to catch up with a backlog of work, loss … 
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