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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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Eliminating Gaps in Disaster Recovery and Data Protection
sponsored by Recall Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Examine the leading trends, challenges and emerging options for companies seeking complete disaster recovery and data protection. Learn how you can use cloud computing tactics to overcome these top DR challenges.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016


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

Email Continuity: Protecting your Business Against Email Downtime
sponsored by LogicNow
WHITE PAPER: With today's organizations relying on email as a critical communication tool, they can ill-afford any downtime. This white paper discusses how to overcome email outages with an externally hosted email continuity service, which allows organizations to avoid lost productivity, lost business, and other consequences that arise from email outages.
Posted: 08 Apr 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

LogicNow

Case Study: Financial Services Firm Implements Cloud DRaaS
sponsored by Cirrity
WHITE PAPER: This case study highlights how one financial services firm was able to prevent loss of revenue after a disaster occurred by implementing a cloud disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) solution. Read on and discover how this DRaaS platform can enable a safer and more scalable data storage system and complete disaster recovery solution.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Mar 2016

Cirrity

Using the CyrusOne IX for Active-DR Interconnection
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: Effective DR strategies rely on highly connected data centers. Discover in this white paper how to situate your large-scale production environments within Web-scale carrier-neutral data centers, therefore maintaining the highest DR reliability.
Posted: 28 Mar 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

CyrusOne

Redefining the Economics of Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: This resource describes a cost-effective strategy for companies to achieve the high performance and scalability of enterprise storage. Read on to discover how you can attain the performance that only SSD can provide, at a lower cost.
Posted: 24 Mar 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Transitioning Business Resiliency to the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The cost of downtime is skyrocketing. Based on the heavy reliance on technology, an outage of 20 minutes can now cost an organization over $1 million USD. The key is having no downtime at all. Learn how by transitioning disaster recovery to the cloud, you can avoid this costly problem.
Posted: 22 Mar 2016 | Published: 22 Mar 2016

IBM

Fault Tolerance Performance and Scalability Comparison
sponsored by NEC/INTEL
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares a software FT and hardware FT based on Intel® Xeon® Processor. Discover how each fault-tolerant server solution performed and scaled with one, two, four, and eight fault-tolerant VMs, and learn which one is more scalable solution – processing 2.4 times better database performance with zero downtime or loss of performance.
Posted: 21 Mar 2016 | Published: 21 Mar 2016

NEC/INTEL

Backup and Disaster Recovery Plans Get Cloudy
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, you will explore a host of modern approaches to backup and disaster recovery, and learn how to move elements of your environment to the cloud and manage your hybrid IT infrastructure. Read on to gain and maintain visibility of your entire backup and disaster recovery environment.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 07 Mar 2016

Dimension Data

Cloud-based Managed Services for Data Protection
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Today's caustic business environment demands the ability to manage and protect mission critical data in the face of rapid information growth. This resource introduces a cloud-based services and protection system that can help meet this goal.
Posted: 29 Feb 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

IBM

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

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

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

ESG Lab Review: Always Available Dell Storage SC Series
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: In the following exclusive ESG vendor report, uncover a storage system that makes the always on dream a cost-effective reality.
Posted: 24 Dec 2015 | Published: 24 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Resiliency in the Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, uncover four steps you can take to improve your cloud resiliency. Read on to discover how you can enhance your disaster recovery with successful and efficient cloud resilience.
Posted: 09 Dec 2015 | Published: 24 Jun 2015

IBM

Flexible, Dependable, End-to-End BPM
sponsored by Sage (UK) Limited
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn about an all-in-one business process management option that can help you manage finances, customers, and business insights. Read on to see the customizable capabilities of this BPM option.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2015

Sage (UK) Limited

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

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

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
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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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