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ALSO CALLED: Continuity Planning, BCP
DEFINITION: Business continuance (sometimes referred to as business continuity) describes the processes and procedures an organization puts in place to ensure that essential functions can continue during and after a disaster. Business continuance planning seeks to prevent interruption of mission-critical services, and to reestablish full functioning as swiftly and smoothly as possible. Although business continuance  … 
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Business Continuity Planning White Papers (View All Report Types)
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4 Business Continuity Best Practices Every MSP Should Follow
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper highlights four business continuity and data backup best practices to help ensure reliable disaster recovery and minimal downtime. In addition, explore how employing a holistic business continuity strategy with virtual disaster recovery services can enable your enterprise to keep your data secure and improve your RTO.
Posted: 10 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

LogicNow

Pricing E-book: 5 Proven Tips for Maximizing Profits with BPM
sponsored by ConnectWise
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover 5 best practices for determining a price-point to maximize profitability, including: know the difference between cost and value, prove your worth, and 3 more. Additionally, learn how a business management platform can assist you in putting these best practices to work.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

ConnectWise

Simplifying Server Workload Migrations With Effective Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the challenges faced when migrating production systems to dissimilar hardware or another hypervisor platform. Read on to see how a backup technology can address these challenges and allow your enterprise to migrate production workloads to and from any platform, support disaster recovery and system replication, and more.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Acronis

ROI of IT Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the importance of a disaster recovery (DR) solution using an ROI analysis as an argument for the investment. Read on to learn how your enterprise can choose a DR and business continuity strategy that will match your needs and how to calculate ROI for your DR solutions.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Acronis

Accelerating and Broadening Disaster Recovery Protection
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how disaster recovery solutions can still be useful even when top-tier applications do not experience problems. Discover how a hybrid data management model can efficiently help you with recoveries and other storage issues without contributing to data growth problems.
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

Microsoft

Case Study: How One MSP Kept Their Client's Business Operations Alive Through Flood and Fire
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study focuses on one company's decision to implement cloud-based backup so that they could remain productive during any possible disaster. Access now to see how cloud backup can improve your business continuity plan and allow your enterprise to minimize and even eliminate downtime.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2015

Datto, Inc.

Getting Back to the Future When Disaster Strikes
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how to secure your data in the cloud with cloud backup technology and provides 12 tips for successful data backup. Access now to see how implementing a reliable, documented back up program can ensure you avoid a data loss and keep your data secure.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 22 Dec 2015

Datto, Inc.

How the Cloud is Transforming Disaster Recovery
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Cloud-based solutions providing access to infrastructure, storage, and desktops as a service have much to offer businesses striving to meet the new realities of disaster recovery. Explore this white paper to discover how cloud services are transforming this field.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 22 Dec 2015

NaviSite, Inc.

Cloud-Based BCDR: The Transformative Technical Foundations
sponsored by NaviSite, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the technical foundations you need to put in place in order to execute successful cloud-based BCDR. Read on to meet the new realities of BCDR in your enterprise and learn how to implement a stellar business resilience plan.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

NaviSite, Inc.

Eliminating the Challenge of Branch Office Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Viadex
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a branch converged infrastructure that eliminates the need for backup servers, software, and storage in remote locations by storing data in centralized data centers. Read on to see how you can prepare your branch offices for any disaster with a faster, cost-efficient backup and recovery solution.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Viadex

Resiliency in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the reality of cloud resilience and how you can take a structured approach to cloud resiliency. Download now to learn four key steps to plan and manage cloud resiliency.
Posted: 09 Dec 2015 | Published: 24 Jun 2015

IBM

The Big Bang – How cloud is changing the face of resiliency
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how the cloud may be the key to robust disaster recovery and mitigating cybersecurity threats and downtime. Read on and discover how implementing the right cloud strategy can help improve your enterprise's business continuity management and ensure stronger data protection.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

7 Reasons to Consider DRaaS
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This interactive white paper presents 7 reasons why you need a resilient, cloud-based disaster recovery plan in place to protect data and operations.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 23 Apr 2015

IBM

Hybrid Disaster Recovery Solutions: Maintain Business as Usual Under Any Condition
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper overviews a disaster recovery solution engineered for the needs of SMBs. Read on to learn how this hybrid backup solution can improve your data protection and provide your enterprise with rapid recovery, flexibility, scalability, and more.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 08 Dec 2015

Carbonite

2015 Cost of Data Breach Study: Impact of Business Continuity Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this report, view the impact of data breaches and observe cost trends over time. Access this global study to learn where to invest your resources to mitigate the chance of an attack and how proper business continuity management can reduce the costs of data breaches for your organization.
Posted: 07 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

IBM

How Can I Become an Always-On Business?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the 3 prevailing strategies to being an always-on organization to address security threats and protect data without downtime.
Posted: 07 Dec 2015 | Published: 25 Nov 2015

IBM

How Can Business Continuity Improve My Risk Exposure?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn the key components your BCM strategy needs.
Posted: 04 Dec 2015 | Published: 26 Nov 2015

IBM

Special Report: Best Practices for Incident Response
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: The SANS 2015 Incident Response survey results reveals an increasingly complex response landscape and the need for automation of processes and services to provide both visibility across systems and best avenues of remediation. Read this paper for coverage of these issues, along with best practices and sage advice.
Posted: 22 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Intel Security

Research Report: Attack Detection and Incident Response
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: This report examines organizations' security strategies, cyber-attack environments, and IR challenges and needs, including a lack of visibility into user and network activity, shortage of investigative skills, and poor security analytics capabilities.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Intel Security

A Comprehensive Guide to Selecting the Right Hosted Communications Solution
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers a three-step process that will allow you to make an informed decision on which cloud partner and hosted communications solution you should choose.
Posted: 07 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cisco

Ensure Business Continuity with a Modern Disaster Recovery Approach
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This essential white paper discusses the need for a modern, cloud approach to disaster recovery that consists of multiple facets united on a common platform. Read on to learn how cloud can help your enterprise unify, centralize and simplify your DR operations.
Posted: 29 Sep 2015 | Published: 29 Sep 2015

Commvault

The Benefits of Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative document to learn about the benefits that cloud computing provides when employing a disaster recovery solution. Read on to see how implementing a DR plan can reduce your enterprise's costs without sacrificing service.
Posted: 28 Sep 2015 | Published: 28 Sep 2015

Commvault

Cloud Strategy: How to Limit Risk and Downtime
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores a cloud strategy that dramatically reduces risk and downtime through the latest virtualization technologies. Discover how cloud resilience can ease the restoration of servers, apps and data, improve the security of data, and more.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

Top 7 Practices for Effective Business Continuity
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper is your roadmap to elevating business continuity management (BCM) to the enterprise risk management level. Read on to explore the top 7 practices for effective BCM.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 04 Sep 2015

IBM

Business Continuity: How to Enhance Your Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the process of creating a more pragmatic and appropriate business continuity response to mitigate operational risk. Read on to learn how to create a smarter, more agile business continuity management framework, and discover 3 case studies for this strategy.
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

IBM
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BUSINESS CONTINUITY PLANNING DEFINITION (continued): …  is important for any enterprise, it may not be practical for any but the largest to maintain full functioning throughout a disaster crisis. According to many experts, the first step in business continuity planning is deciding which of the organization's functions are essential, and apportioning the available budget accordingly. Once the crucial components are identified, failover mechanisms can be put in place. New technologies, such as disk mirroring over the Internet, make it feasible for an organization to maintain up-to-date copies of data in geographically dispersed locations, so that data … 
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