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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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What you need to know about 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

5 Ways to Improve Business Continuity
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details five ways you can improve business continuity with virtualization.
Posted: 14 Oct 2013 | Published: 14 Oct 2013

VMware

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

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

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 10 DR best practices.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

VMware

Business Plan Blueprint: Turn Your Dreams Into Actionable Goals
sponsored by ConnectWise
WHITE PAPER: This eBook and planning worksheet will walk your through the steps to creating a winning business plan and change the way you look at your business immediately!
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Published: 19 Jul 2013

ConnectWise

Regulatory Compliance and Operational Readiness: Complementary, But Never Synonymous
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource reveals why passing audits and being able to recover are certainly complementary, but definitely not synonymous. View now to learn the difference between the two - and the regulatory compliance requirements you should be aware of - to maintain compliance in your data protection strategy.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 31 May 2013

Iron Mountain

IBM Power Systems and Their Support for Business Resilience in Challenging IT Environments
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This short white paper provides insight into a disaster recovery solution that maintains continuous high availability in the face of any threat to the data center.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

IBM

How to Avoid the Coming Backup Crunch
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, you will discover an innovative approach to the rapid data growth conundrum. Learn how you can capture continuous backup snapshots, automate recoverability testing and offload data deduplication/compression tasks.
Posted: 18 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

Dell Software

Prepare for the unexpected: Guide to modern IT disaster recovery
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource presents the theory of Black Swam Events, and shows you how to prepare and mitigate the consequences on your data center.
Posted: 06 Jun 2013 | Published: 06 Jun 2013

VMware, Inc.

How SMBs Can Benefit From Hybrid Cloud-Based Backup and Business Continuity
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to uncover the next-gen benefits that hybrid cloud-based backup and business continuity can provide to tight-budgeted small and medium sized businesses.
Posted: 21 May 2013 | Published: 20 May 2013

Datto, Inc.

Crash Insurance: Protect Your Business with Virtualization
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers how virtualization can protect you against unpredictable disasters and includes six steps for crash-proofing your business.
Posted: 09 May 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

VMware

Analyst Report: Characteristics and Capabilities of Scalable Storage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses IBM's Storwize family architecture, its benefits and how it's applied across several market segments as independent storage systems.
Posted: 11 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Jan 2013

IBM

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

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.

Neverfail Heartbeat Failover Engine
sponsored by Neverfail
WHITE PAPER: Check out this white paper to explore a business continuity solution that continuously keeps your applications up in the face of any threat to system availability.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

Neverfail

IDC: The Business Value of Entry-Level Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this short white paper, learn how to deploy the next-generation of entry-level arrays to businesses that are budget-conscious, but also cannot afford to compromise on technology.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

Hitachi Data Systems
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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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