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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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The Importance of Continuity in Office 365 Environments
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the risks of email downtime and the importance of continuity in Microsoft Office 365 environments.
Posted: 06 Aug 2013 | Published: 06 Aug 2013


Understanding the Economics of IT Reputational Risk
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper today to view the results of a survey of more than 1000 business continuity specialists and more than 1200 security practitioners, and learn how your peers are approaching modern DR and reputation management practices.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013


CIO Strategies for Storage: Modernize Data Protection Practices
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Explore this game-changing resource to discover the key features of a modernized data protection solution, and how it can benefit your organization.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell, Inc.

Maximizing Data Center Uptime with Business Continuity Planning
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper covers the value of protecting your business critical applications with a co-location facility.
Posted: 28 Feb 2014 | Published: 17 Feb 2011

Vision Solutions

Five Disaster Recovery Tips for Small to Midsize Businesses running IBM® i
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper covers five tips for small and mid-sized businesses to follow for a comprehensive disaster recovery plan that can protect their data.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 13 Feb 2013

Vision Solutions

Mastering Disaster Recovery in the Cloud
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper looks at how organizations are turning to Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Also learn how to pick the right provider for your organization.
Posted: 25 Feb 2014 | Published: 25 Feb 2014

VMware, Inc.

Trend Micro Deep Security: VMWare vSphere with Operations Management
sponsored by Trend Micro
WHITE PAPER: This informative resource introduces a security and operations management solution that protects virtualized datacenters and desktops from the latest threats. Read on to learn how this solution can help your organization address 5 main areas of concern, including security, business continuity, and 3 more.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

Trend Micro

Best Practices for the Move Towards Virtualization
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Check out this exclusive resource to find out the virtualization best practices so you can make sure your move to a virtualized environment doesn't risk the safety and security of your organization and its data.
Posted: 06 Feb 2014 | Published: 12 Sep 2013

Symantec Corporation

Demand More From Your Data Center Environment
sponsored by Iron Mountain
WHITE PAPER: This resource introduces a colocation strategy that offers more than just space and power to help you optimize your data center operations, achieve compliant IT security, and more.
Posted: 28 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Iron Mountain

Breakthrough Replication Solution to Eliminate Disaster Recovery Risks
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Explore this exclusive white paper to find out about HP's latest and greatest replication solution which addresses the challenges data growth presents, while promising superior disaster recovery.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

HPE and Intel®

Achieve business continuity and keep people productive with remote access
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses an approach to business continuity that leverages multiple virtualization technologies to provide the flexible mobile and remote access needed to keep the workforce connected to the critical apps and data they depend on.
Posted: 07 Jan 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014


Symantec NetBackup™ Appliances: Key Factors in Modernizing Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Disasters strike without warning, so shouldn't your data protection solutions always be up to par? Explore this resource to find out the advantages of backup solution models, key requirements for solution offerings and cost-effective solutions.
Posted: 27 Dec 2013 | Published: 27 Dec 2013

Symantec Corporation

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


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

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


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


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


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): …  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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