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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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Chasing and Attaining the Goal of Zero Downtime
sponsored by SUSE
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this expert resource, explore the findings of a recent research report on how successful organizations are identifying causes of downtime and attempting to achieve "zero downtime."
Posted: 31 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Aug 2014

SUSE

Address Changing Business Realities with Enhanced Business Continuity Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This in-depth resource outlines a new approach to BCM that allows companies to make the changes they need in order to be more competitive while protecting its reputation and future.
Posted: 29 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Holistic Risk Management: Professional Perspectives
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, gain critical insights into the top strategies for strengthening enterprise-wide risk management and business resilience frameworks.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

IBM

Reputational Risk and IT in Utilities Industry
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how security and business continuity strategies can shape the reputation and value of an organization. It also explains how organizations are shifting their risk strategies to meet new demands.
Posted: 27 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

IBM

Reputational Risk and IT in the Digital Age
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how security and business continuity can shape the reputation and value of your company in the digital age.
Posted: 26 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2012

IBM

Building the business case for continuity and resiliency
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover what IT professionals are saying about IT risk management strategies and how you can add depth and breadth to your own business.
Posted: 25 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Jan 2014

IBM

Business Continuity Strategy for Windows Azure Best Practices
sponsored by TechGenix
WHITE PAPER: Access this brief paper to learn about the best practices for your business continuity strategy for Windows Azure. If your backup and disaster recovery plans are geared for the old on-premises way of doing things, check out this paper and the tips that are given to rethink that.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 22 Aug 2014

TechGenix

Transform Your IT Organization From Cost Center to Innovator
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces end-to-end solutions from Dell that work with Microsoft Windows Server® 2012 and a new generation of Microsoft business applications on flexible, scalable, efficient, virtualization-ready infrastructure.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 23 May 2014

Dell and Microsoft

Ponemon Study: The Real Cost of Data Breaches in 2014
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Ponemon study, get the facts on whether your organization might be the target of a devastating cyber-attack, and on the proven methods for best protecting and preserving your business.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 31 May 2014

IBM

7 Essential Practices for Business Continuity Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper, uncover a tested approach to expanding Business Continuity Management into an integrated, enterprise-wide program.
Posted: 22 Aug 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

IBM

Top 5 Reasons Why You Can’t Afford Not to Virtualize
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why embracing virtualization now is a necessary step for organizations across all industries. It gives the top 5 reasons that organizations need to move forward with virtualization.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 19 Aug 2014

VMware

Woolworths and Google: Innovating together
sponsored by Google
WEBCAST: Tune in to this in-depth webcast to learn how one company was able to implement widespread change within their business with the help of Google Apps for Business. Watch this webcast today, and discover how you can bring serious change to your organization and facilitate innovation within, with Google Apps for Business.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Jun 8, 2014

Google

Banking on your Data?
sponsored by NTT Communications ICT Solutions and Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains the importance of meeting compliance requirements and delivering modern data protection capabilities.
Posted: 19 Aug 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014


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: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 07 Jan 2014

Citrix

5 Ways Virtualization Can Protect Your Business Now
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper details a virtualization foundation focused on building robust business continuity and disaster recovery.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Published: 13 Aug 2014

VMware

Increasing Efficiency with Local Access to Global Shared Storage
sponsored by Nasuni Corporation
CASE STUDY: This case study explains how the Cooley Group provided all employees at remote offices with fast, local data access while also giving IT control over the infrastructure. Read on to find out more about the solution they chose and how your business can take advantage of the same benefits.
Posted: 07 Aug 2014 | Published: 07 Aug 2014

Nasuni Corporation

Infographic: Rethinking protection for the modern data center
sponsored by HP Autonomy
WHITE PAPER: This inforgraphic examines some of the most important trends surrounding modern IT and protecting the "always-on enterprise."
Posted: 05 Aug 2014 | Published: 05 Aug 2014

HP Autonomy

Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Management
sponsored by Insight and Symantec
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive whitepaper takes a look at how business continuity has evolved, what your recovery objectives should be, the importance of planning and more.
Posted: 05 Aug 2014 | Published: 05 Aug 2014

Insight and Symantec

Head to Head Comparison: Two Top Backup Solutions Face Off
sponsored by arcserve
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares two backup/data recovery tools. It shows how each performs on a number of different areas including performance, costs, ease of use and more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2014 | Published: 28 Jul 2014

arcserve

Security & Risk Management Summit 2014
sponsored by Gartner
BROCHURE: Today's increasingly complex IT landscape demands that security and risk management professionals come together to create security strategies that deliver significant value to the business. Learn how to do just that at a 2014 Security & Risk Management Summit in London, UK on September 8-9
Posted: 25 Jul 2014 | Published: 25 Jul 2014

Gartner

Create a Business Continuity Plan for the Contact Centre
sponsored by Genesys
WHITE PAPER: Companies today need to have a business continuity plan that covers more than minor application downtime -- they need to be ready for the very real possibility of natural or man-made disasters. How prepared is your contact centre for disaster? Find out in this white paper.
Posted: 23 Jul 2014 | Published: 23 Jul 2014

Genesys

Case Study University of North Texas
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces an ITSM solution that utilises the cloud, and eliminates the pain points of traditional infrastructure management.
Posted: 21 Jul 2014 | Published: 21 Jul 2014

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

University of North Texas System Debuts IT Shared Services in the Cloud
sponsored by FrontRange Solutions Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces an ITSM solution that utilises the cloud, and  eliminates traditional infrastructure management pain points.
Posted: 18 Jul 2014 | Published: 18 Jul 2014

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

Put an End to Unplanned Outages
sponsored by Cox Communications, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces one company's solutions to the critical issue of unplanned IT outages, ensuring maximum uptime and minimal losses in the event of a disruption.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cox Communications, Inc.

Using Amazon Web Services for Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Amazon Web Services and Intel
WHITE PAPER: This paper highlights AWS features and services that you can leverage for your DR processes and shows how to best recover from disaster. Improve your DR plan and leverage the full potential of AWS for disaster recovery by reading this report.
Posted: 15 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

Amazon Web Services and Intel
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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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