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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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The Case for Hosted Exchange
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reveals the benefits of managing Microsoft Exchange in the cloud and lays out the detailed costs of managing a hosted versus an on-premises Exchange environment.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 01 May 2013

Rackspace

Simplify Data Protection, Retention and Recovery
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to find out about the challenges, variables, and risks associated with data protection and how to overcome them. Read on to learn how you can control backup, recovery, and data retention from one place.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hitachi Data Systems

Become an MSP or Be Prepared to Compete with One
sponsored by AVG Technologies
WHITE PAPER: The comprehensiveness of an MSP is a major benefit to small and midsize businesses, and your clients are beginning to realize this. Read this exclusive white paper to discover how you can advance your business model to adopt MSP practices and retain your customers.
Posted: 08 May 2015 | Published: 08 May 2015

AVG Technologies

Hybrid Generations: Managing the New Face of the Workforce
sponsored by NGA Human Resources
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover tips for navigating the upcoming "knowledge crunch" the boomers will leave behind and insights on how to tap the potential of the new generations coming into your organization.
Posted: 01 May 2015 | Published: 01 May 2015

NGA Human Resources

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

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

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

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

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

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.

Why Should You Rethink Your Data Protection Strategy?
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.

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
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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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