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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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3 Critical Steps to Health Care Business Continuity
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: Like many industries, healthcare has become increasingly digitized. Everything from patient records to billing is taking place online. Read on to find 3 steps to take that are necessary to ensure high availability in not only the healthcare industry, but any organization's digital transformation journey.
Posted: 20 Nov 2017 | Published: 20 Nov 2017

Veeam Software

3 Critical Steps to Business Continuity and Availability in Financial Services
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, read about how the definition of "business continuity" has evolved not only in financial services, but across both the public and private sectors. Then learn the 3 steps that any business needs to take in order to ensure the uptime today's customers expect.
Posted: 20 Nov 2017 | Published: 20 Nov 2017

Veeam Software

3 Critical Steps to Retail Business Continuity
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: IT availability and business continuity are an absolute must for anyone looking to survive in e-commerce. In this white paper, explore the three steps to meeting key objectives like inventory management, point of sale, merchandising, loss prevention and back-office finance, and the diverse shopping and purchasing needs of consumers.
Posted: 17 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Veeam Software

3 Critical Steps to Business Continuity and Availability in Telecom
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: By downloading this custom paper from the team at SearchStorage.com, you'll learn the three most critical steps to establishing reliable business continuity and availability in your enterprise. Read on to see these steps, which include how to achieve RTOs and RPOs of less than 15 minutes for all apps and data, and more.
Posted: 17 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Veeam Software

3 Critical Steps to Business Continuity and Availability in Higher Education
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how the digital transformation of higher education began, and where it's headed in the future. Then, read on to find 3 steps to take that are necessary to ensure business continuity in not only higher education, but any organization's digital transformation journey.
Posted: 16 Nov 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Veeam Software

Halving Downtime Costs for Mission Critical Apps
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this paper how deploying an application-led backup and recovery architecture will reduce data loss exposure to the sub-second level. Read on to see the key components of this architecture, including its ability to validate database blocks from end-to-end, and more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2017 | Published: 02 Aug 2017

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Data Protection: Secure Apps and Data Wherever They Are
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: If you're beginning to consider upgrading to an availability solution designed to protect apps and data wherever they are — on-premises or in the cloud, on laptops or desktops, virtual machines or physical servers — then this backup/data protection resource was written with you in mind.
Posted: 30 Aug 2017 | Published: 30 Aug 2017

Veeam Software

How to Move Data Protection to the Cloud
sponsored by Druva Software
WHITE PAPER: Read this resource to discover 5 considerations for moving your virtual systems data protection to the cloud, including improved business agility, simplified management, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2017 | Published: 30 Aug 2017

Druva Software

Why Backup is Broken
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to address the vulnerability created by broken backup, and what the restoration revolution will look like. Also discover the obstacles to efficient backup, why backup is slow and unreliable, and more.
Posted: 15 Jun 2017 | Published: 15 Jun 2017

SolarWinds, Inc.

The Best Protection For Worst-Case Scenarios: 5 Steps for Keeping Systems Online and Accessible
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: As disaster recovery-as-a-service grows, businesses are deploying their own DR programs with increasing levels of customizability. Read this white paper to discover 5 steps for implementing a DRaaS plan to keep your organization running smoothly.
Posted: 24 May 2017 | Published: 24 May 2017

Carbonite

Hybrid Cloud & Data Fabric For Dummies
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: Hybrid clouds are seeing a growth in adoption rates, but we're also seeing data management challenges arise. This guide explores these challenges to the hybrid cloud model and how a data fabric addresses them.
Posted: 09 May 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

NetApp

Carbonite: A Cornerstone For Ransomware Protection And Recovery
sponsored by Carbonite
WHITE PAPER: Ransomware attacks are pervasive. More than 4,000 ransomware attacks happen every day and this number is only increasing. In this white paper learn how to reduce exposure to ransomware and the best practices involved in recovering from ransomware attacks.
Posted: 30 Dec 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Carbonite

The Cost of Downtime: Top 5 Must-Know Facts about Backup, Recovery, & Continuity
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how SMBs can ensure business critical systems sustain minimal downtime. Uncover 5 must-know facts about disaster recovery and data protection, including disasters are seldom natural, new technologies have disrupted the backup and recovery marketplace, and 3 more.
Posted: 17 Oct 2016 | Published: 17 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Making the Case for "Always Be Testing"
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Whatever the reason, most businesses will experience at least one instance of system downtime a year. To deal with this contingency, this paper makes the case for an "Always Be Testing" (ABT) approach to DR. Find out how you can realistically implement weekly testing to ensure that your backup and data protection strategy is sound and reliable.
Posted: 14 Oct 2016 | Published: 14 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Creating and Testing Your IT Recovery Plan
sponsored by QuorumLabs Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Testing your backups and your IT disaster recovery plan on a regular basis is important to maintain best practices and comply with data protection standards. Access this white paper to learn how to create a well-defined IT disaster recovery plan that will help you assess, test, and improve your backups and data protection.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 12 Oct 2016

QuorumLabs Inc.

Best Practices for Your Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Plan
sponsored by McKesson Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this expert guide, discover 10 best practice tips to ensure your disaster recovery/business continuity plan meets your enterprise's data security needs. Also learn how backup and disaster recovery, historically treated as separately, are converging to provide a more cohesive data management plan.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 12 Sep 2016

McKesson Corporation

Future Proof your Data Storage with the Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Equinix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights one hybrid cloud platform with customizable end-to-end data center and cloud storage solutions. Read on and discover how this solution can provide your enterprise with secure storage for your mission-critical data and simplified backup and archiving.
Posted: 13 Apr 2016 | Published: 13 Apr 2016

Equinix

The Business Value of Integrated Backup Appliances
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores integrated backup appliances that enable efficient, storage-optimized data protection for data centers, remote offices, and virtual environments. Read on and learn how these appliances can simplify your enterprise's backup and deduplication strategy and maximize your IT staff time, operations, and storage investment.
Posted: 27 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

Veritas

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

Information, Technology and Innovation in Business Management, Part 1: Schumpeter's Gale
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about the role and impact of information technology on management to date, and which of these recent developments will combine to have a transformative impact in the near future. Additionally, learn what to keep in mind when selecting a business analytics software option.
Posted: 16 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

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

The Cost of a Data Breach and 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 how 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 Business Continuity Management Can Improve Risk Exposure
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This expert resource discusses the key elements that your business continuity strategy needs in order to minimize the cost of security incidents. Read on to discover how to lower the probability of a data breach and reduce the impact if a breach occurs.
Posted: 04 Dec 2015 | Published: 26 Nov 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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