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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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Business Continuity Planning Reports
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Presentation: The BBC’s Unified Communications Strategy
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PRESENTATION: Steve Shepherd, head of IT and business alignment at the BBC, explains how unified communications technology is transforming the BBC.
Posted: 14 Mar 2014 | Published: 14 Mar 2014

Project Success Plan: Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery
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RESOURCE: Participate in our Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Research Program and get immediate access to our BRAND NEW, comprehensive, 82-page Project Success Plan: Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery.
Posted: 11 Mar 2014 | Published: 11 Mar 2014

IT Security Salary Index (UK)
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Are you being paid the right rate for the job ? Check out this IT Security salary index from Acumin.
Posted: 30 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Jan 2014

Active Directory Disasters and Tools to Prevent Them
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: Microsoft Active Directory (AD) is the source of nearly all authentication and authorization in most Windows environments, which means it's critical to keep up and running. While AD's features can protect against some failures, there are others it can't recover from on its own. So what do you do when that dreaded day of disaster arrives?
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 09 Jan 2013

Dell Software

The Surprising Affordability of Today’s Cloud Archive
sponsored by Infrascale
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains why cloud data archive is a more secure and reliable backup option over legacy tape solutions for MSPs.
Posted: 14 May 2014 | Published: 14 May 2014


Webinar: Getting Hadoop Through an IT Audit
sponsored by WANdisco
WEBCAST: Join this webinar from GigaOM Research and WANdisco to learn how enterprises are hardening Hadoop across global data centers to ensure continuous availability, even during maintenance windows.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Premiered: May 8, 2014


CIO Decisions E-zine: May 2014
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EZINE: Innovations of the new mobility age, including the connected car, mean that CIOs need to reframe their mobile strategy with a customer-focused slant.
Posted: 05 May 2014 | Published: 07 May 2014

Disaster Recovery, Made Easy
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WHITE PAPER: With varying sources of chaos around every corner, you need a strong DR plan in place, which starts with knowing what needs to be recovered, who will recover it, and how the recovery will occur. Download this exclusive white paper now for a guide to the hows, whats, and whos of DR, and how to uncover the keys to success.
Posted: 30 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

Emerson Network Power

Focused IT Compliance at Barnabas Health
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: In this webcast, Barnabas Health leaders share their experience with an always-on compliance management solution that simplified administrative, policy, and risk management.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 25, 2014

Symantec Corporation

Providence Health & Services is Reacting to Threats Five Times Faster
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This case study features Providence Health & Services experience with a managed security services provider that offered reliable and efficient security management.
Posted: 25 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Symantec Corporation

Drowning in a Sea of Downtime
sponsored by Borland, Micro Focus
RESOURCE: With your reputation, ROI, and revenue on the line, you can't afford downtime. You need a way to safeguard your applications and websites, ensuring top performance 100% of the time. Check out this infographic for more shocking stats about downtime, and discover a performance management technology that helps you on the road to minimal downtime.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Published: 16 Apr 2014

Borland, Micro Focus

The Case for GRC: Addressing the Top 10 GRC Challenges
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shares the top 10 governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) challenges, and offers industry-leading advice on how to make the best investments in each of these areas.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012


PEM Fuel Cells Make a Powerful Case for Small Business Backup
sponsored by CommScope
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper offers PEM fuel cells as an option to help prevent power outages, which lead to costly downtime.
Posted: 11 Apr 2014 | Published: 11 Apr 2014


A UK Security Provider Fortifies its Systems for Greater Resiliency
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This informative case study explores one company's success with a disaster recovery plan and how it sought business continuity while ensuring security.
Posted: 08 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012


Double-Take Availability: Keeping Disaster Recovery Systems Up to Date
sponsored by Vision Solutions
CASE STUDY: Access this exclusive case study to discover how a successful accounting organization accommodated an increase in data into their disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 12 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Vision Solutions

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

Exchange Object Recovery
sponsored by PHD Virtual
WEBCAST: This webcast addresses the need for an email recovery system and goes in-depth into a solution for your organization. Watch now to see how this solution can help recover your entire Exchange platform.
Posted: 10 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Aug 19, 2013

PHD Virtual

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®
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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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