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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 Data Recovery Workbook
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores the basics of developing a plan that will help you protect your data should the worst (or not-quite-worst) happen. Read on now to discover five key steps for protecting your business data and get started!
Posted: 18 Dec 2013 | Published: 18 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain

CIO Strategies for Storage: Modernise data protection practices
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource discusses how you can combine the best of traditional backup and recovery with continuity and modern resiliency solutions to help reduce complexity, slash costs and minimise the risk for data loss, all while accelerating your organization's time to value.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013

Dell and Microsoft

10 Sins of an Enterprise Backup & Recovery
sponsored by Asigra
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource examines ten common enterprise backup and recovery problems that organizations today face, and discusses the steps you can take to ensure that if and when disaster strikes, the correct data can be efficiently restored with minimum disruption.
Posted: 15 Nov 2013 | Published: 15 Nov 2013

Asigra

5 Ways to Improve Business Continuity
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores the ways VMware provides a holistic approach to protecting your IT environment from a variety of factors that can cause application downtime, including unplanned events like a server failure and even planned events, such as server maintenance. Read on now to learn more.
Posted: 23 Oct 2013 | Published: 23 Oct 2013

VMware, Inc.

The Total Economic Impact of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper provides an analysis of a market-leading virtualized DR solution that provides automated orchestration and non-disruptive testing to simplify DR management of your virtualized applications. Discover the framework to evaluate the financial impact of this next-generation technology and find out the benefits it can provide.
Posted: 21 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

VMware, Inc.

Five Critical Lessons in Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This eBook explores what it takes to ensure you're in the best position to bounce back should disaster strike.
Posted: 15 Oct 2013 | Published: 15 Oct 2013

Iron Mountain

An Acid Test for the Cloud: Will Your Data BE There When You Need It?
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative paper to learn how to ensure true peace of mind and protection of your corporate data assets through tape backup. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 03 Sep 2013 | Published: 09 Jul 2013

Iron Mountain

The Importance of Continuity in Office 365 Environments
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Email downtime can translate to big losses for your business, especially in Microsoft Office 365 environments. This valuable report explains how implementing a continuity strategy can enable your users to continue working even when service is unavailable.
Posted: 14 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Mimecast

Greater Strategic Effectiveness through Perpetual Planning
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: The rapid adoption of new technologies and changing customer demands make it increasingly difficult for companies to act on strategic opportunities. Learn about the benefits of shifting to a more agile perpetual planning approach, you can work toward your five year plan while incorporating strategic planning into daily activities.
Posted: 06 Aug 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013

CA Technologies.

How to prepare for "Black Swan Events" in your data center
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents key insights into disaster recovery myths and realities as well as some top ten DR best practices.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

VMware

Virtualization: The Key to Better Disaster Recovery, Risk Management
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how integrating virtualization and the cloud into disaster recovery and business continuity initiatives can improve those ventures.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Crash Insurance: Protect Your Business with Virtualization
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This informative white paper explores how a virtualization or cloud computing solution with priority given to a solid recovery plan can help you get your get back online after a disaster within hours instead of days, helping and perhaps even saving your business from shutting its doors. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Expand Disaster Protection for All Your Applications with VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This short resource explores a virtual disaster recovery solution and discusses the benefits it can provide.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

VMware, Inc.

Minimize Downtime With a Disaster-Resilient Architecture
sponsored by Fujitsu
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive paper examines a backup and recovery solution that helps software-based backup data protection infrastructures reach previously unknown service levels.
Posted: 27 Nov 2013 | Published: 27 Nov 2013

Fujitsu

Make the Smart Storage Decision for your Business
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper details innovative, affordable, easy-to-use, scalable storage systems for small and midsized businesses that offer IT efficiency, business agility, and simplified management to enterprise data centers.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

NetApp

Ten Smart Things to Know about Storage
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper outlines the top ten smart things to know about storage and how it could affect your business.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

NetApp

FAQ: VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: This informative paper explores a virtualized DR solution that provides automated orchestration and non-disruptive testing to simplify DR management of your virtualized applications. Discover the answers to your most burning questions about modern DR solutions and find out how this technology can help your specific needs. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Sep 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

Dell and VMware

Virtualizing Business Critical Apps. Clearing the Performance Hurdle
sponsored by DataCore Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, the root cause behind the unacceptable behavior is considered and a practical, proven solution is offered.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

DataCore Software Corporation

Oracle VM 3: Integrating Oracle VM into a Disaster Recovery Solution using SAN
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Check out this informative white paper to find out how to use your SAN to integrate Oracle VM into a multisite disaster recovery solution to combat the challenges of today's IT.
Posted: 09 Aug 2013 | Published: 28 Dec 2012

Oracle Corporation

Top 3 Considerations When Building Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Service Offerings
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to explore the top three things to consider whilst building your business continuity and disaster recovery strategies.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

CA Technologies.

Five Critical Lessons in Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This eBook explores what it takes to ensure you're in the best position to bounce back should disaster strike.
Posted: 31 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

Iron Mountain

How Virtualization is Key to Managing Risk: A Guide to Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Dell and VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn how encapsulation and server consolidation can minimize the damage that disasters cause.
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 | Published: 26 Jul 2013

Dell and VMware

Cloud BDR for MSPs: Partner Support Makes the Difference
sponsored by Intronis
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper provides deeper insight into solution providers, value-added resellers and MSPs implementing online backup as a cost-effective way to deliver a foundational IT service to SMB clients. Find out you can provide maximum value to customers while realizing optimal recurring revenues, profits and branding opportunities.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

Intronis

Building an Affordable, Fully Redundant Storage Appliance
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: A shared storage solution is critical to achieving many of the benefits of server virtualization. Find out how LSI Syncro CS solutions can help you get reliable and high availability shared storage now.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

LSI Corporation.

Affordable High Availability (HA) Delivers Convenience, Value and Improved Response Time to Retail Branches
sponsored by LSI Corporation.
WHITE PAPER: Need to minimize the risk of server failures and optimize your inventory database? LSI shows why deploying HA servers at your retail branch locations is critical to adding value to your business.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

LSI Corporation.
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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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