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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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5 Reasons MSP's Love Time-Based Cloud Retention
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This executive brief highlights a service for managed service providers designed to take charge of backup, disaster recovery and business continuity.
Posted: 22 Jan 2015 | Published: 22 Jan 2015

Datto, Inc.

A Disaster Recovery: New Generation Data Protection
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: According to the Institute for Business and Home Safety, 25% of businesses won't reopen following a disaster. Don't let your company become a statistic – prepare in advance. This informative white paper details a use case for disaster recovery planning and tools.
Posted: 13 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Acronis

How Your Backup and Recovery Architecture Can Contribute to Strategic Business
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Procesor Intel® Xeon®)
WHITE PAPER: Backing up this data is crucial – but the backup process is often overlooked. This white paper details how effective backup and recovery architecture contributes to strategic business success.
Posted: 12 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett-Packard Limited & Intel® (Procesor  Intel® Xeon®)

EMC Global Data Protection Index: Global Key Results & Findings
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource presents the results of a recent survey on trends in enterprise data protection, which collected data from 3,300 IT leaders across 24 countries.
Posted: 07 Jan 2015 | Published: 07 Jan 2015

EMC Corporation

Redefining Your Data Protection Strategy: Focus on Recovery
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Backing up data is vital – but what good is backup without effective restoration? This informative white paper details how to redefine your data protection strategy by focusing on recovery.
Posted: 02 Jan 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc.

Infographic: Expect the Unexpected
sponsored by Quest Systems
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how pre-disaster preparation determines survival. You'll get insight into how you can build and implement detailed recovery plans, automate recovery testing, seek proven expert help quickly, and more.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

Quest Systems

Complimentary Workshop Offer: DR Workshop
sponsored by Quest Systems
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can get prepared by working with experts in disaster recovery to develop a testing plan to prepare for the process of returning to normal operations following a data loss or disruption.
Posted: 22 Dec 2014 | Published: 22 Dec 2014

Quest Systems

Explore the State of Business Technology Resiliency
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this research report to learn more about the current state of business continuity and disaster recovery. You'll gain a better understanding of how other organizations are dealing with resiliency and get insight into which options to consider before planning future initiatives and investments.
Posted: 19 Dec 2014 | Published: 12 May 2014

Dell, Inc.

Customer Use Case: When Disaster Strikes the DR Guys
sponsored by Quest Systems
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to learn how Quest was able to execute their own plan after a week of high winds and heavy rain caused eight utility poles to fall, kicking out power and blocking roads, and trapping employees in their darkened workplace. You'll learn how they were able to get back to business with no disruption to their operations.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Dec 2014

Quest Systems

The New Five 9s: Achieving Big Iron Storage Availability with Commodity Storage Hardware
sponsored by Nexenta
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper from ESG takes a look at software-defined storage (SDS) in the enterprise and how it can help organizations achieve "five 9s" (99.999%) availability.
Posted: 21 Nov 2014 | Published: 21 Nov 2014

Nexenta

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Virtualize
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn more about the benefits of server virtualization. You'll learn about the benefits you can expect with virtualization, including, cost savings, streamlined manageability, maximized uptime, improved business continuity and security, and more.
Posted: 11 Nov 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

VMware

Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting an Enterprise Backup and Recovery Solution, 2014–2015
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This resource provides a side-by-side comparison of leading enterprise backup and recovery solutions. The results focus on the ability to deliver a holistic backup and recovery strategy.
Posted: 23 Oct 2014 | Published: 15 Jul 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Business Continuity/ Disaster Recovery for Virtualized Tier 1 Applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn more about how VMware can help provide the continuity and recovery capabilities you need to keep your virtual environment running.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager™ 5.0 Performance and Best Practices
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides SRM performance data and recommendations so that you can architect an efficient strategy that minimizes recovery time for your environment.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

VMware, Inc.

IBM System x Reliability Solution for Stratus everRun Enterprise Reference Architecture
sponsored by Lenovo and Intel
WHITE PAPER: This reference architecture document discusses the software components, design philosophy, and bill of material for the new System x Reliability Solution for Stratus everRun Enterprise, which combines industry-leading downtime prevention software from Stratus with resilient IBM System x servers, powered by the latest Intel® Xeon® processors.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Published: 01 Jan 2014

Lenovo and Intel

Top 5 Reasons Why You Can’t Afford Not to Virtualize
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why embracing virtualization now is a necessary step for organizations across all industries. It gives the top 5 reasons that organizations need to move forward with virtualization.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

VMware

5 Ways Virtualization Can Protect Your Business Now
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details a virtualization foundation focused on building robust business continuity and disaster recovery.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

How the Cloud Can Minimize Contact Center Downtime
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: Companies today need to have a business continuity plan that covers more than minor application downtime -- they need to be ready for the very real possibility of natural or man-made disasters. How prepared is your contact center for disaster? Find out in this white paper.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Genesys

Giving Small Businesses the Recovery Capabilities they Need
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper describes how MSPs can break into the small business market by offering business continuity solutions that touch on the 5 areas that are most important to small businesses.
Posted: 20 May 2014 | Published: 20 May 2014

Datto, Inc.

Head to Head Comparison: Two Top Backup Solutions Face Off
sponsored by arcserve
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares two backup/data recovery tools. It shows how each performs on a number of different areas including performance, costs, ease of use and more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 28 Jul 2014

arcserve

Data backup comparison: Oracle vs. EMC
sponsored by Oracle and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the benefits and capabilites of a high performance backup solution for Oracle Exadata that dramatically reduces backup and restore times at lower costs than the competition.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Oracle and Intel®

Secure Access and Continuity in a Virtualized and BYOD World
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This business whitepaper focuses on the challenges facing midsize businesses who are looking to provide business continuity and minimized downtime. It also highlights the benefits of HP Just Right IT secure access and business continuity solutions.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Protecting Technology Infrastructure: The Importance of Secure Access and Continuity Solutions
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper investigates mid-market continuity solutions drivers, deployment stages, and benefits and requirements. Its goal is to help IT managers understand the need for continuity solutions, benchmark their continuity journey against their peers, and evaluate how the right continuity solutions can address those needs.
Posted: 06 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Active Directory Disasters and Tools to Prevent Them
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft Active Directory (AD) is the source of nearly all authentication and authorization in most Windows environments, which means it's critical to keep up and running. While AD's features can protect against some failures, there are others it can't recover from on its own. So what do you do when that dreaded day of disaster arrives?
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 09 Jan 2013

Dell Software

The Surprising Affordability of Today’s Cloud Archive
sponsored by Infrascale
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why cloud data archive is a more secure and reliable backup option over legacy tape solutions for MSPs.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014

Infrascale
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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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