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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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Virtualization Security: Protecting Virtualized Environments
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BOOK: This extract from the book Virtualization Security, includes a 30% discount for Computer Weekly readers.
Posted: 20 Feb 2013 | Published: 20 Feb 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

You Won't Lose Sleep with Datto's Business Continuity
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CASE STUDY: In this case study, learn how IT service provider ProMission Projects prepared for and dealt with the crash of a manufacturing client's legacy hardware. Discover how virtualizing the client's server offsite allowed ProMission to keep production running until the replacement server could be installed, and thus avoid the significant cost of downtime.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

Datto, Inc.

Don't Miss the Business Continuity Sales Window
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WHITE PAPER: Because backup disaster recovery (BDR) technology only reveals its value when things don't go as planned, it can be a tricky sell for IT services firms. Read this white paper to learn a four-step process for engaging clients on this topic and effectively selling them DR/BC products and services.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

Datto, Inc.

Sandy Put Disaster Recovery to the Ultimate Test
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WHITE PAPER: When disaster strikes you want your disaster recovery (DR) partner to be in the trenches with you, battling to keep your systems running. This whitepaper covers how a disaster recovery provider kept its partners running during Hurricane Sandy.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

Datto, Inc.

Business Continuity: Availability, recovery and archive
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ANALYST REPORT: Analysts Clive Longbottom and Bob Tarzey offer a 7 step approach to creating a business continuity and disaster recovery strategy.
Posted: 25 Jan 2013 | Published: 25 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Business Continuity Management Systems
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BOOK: Brush-up you knowledge of the practical aspects of business continuity management with this book extract.
Posted: 17 Dec 2012 | Published: 13 Dec 2012

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Protecting Vital Business Data from Natural Calamities
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WHITE PAPER: In this article, explore the case for business continuity and check out some stats proving how necessary a disaster recovery/business continuity plan is in today's treacherous physical and digital climates. Read on now to learn what to consider when making a DR/BC assessment and take the best actions to protect what's yours.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 16 Oct 2012

Iron Mountain

Secure Offsite Data Storage: It Keeps You Running
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TECHNICAL ARTICLE: Access this article to learn an approach to ensure the "recovery" part of DR: Secure, off-site data storage. Read on to learn how to get started and find a business continuity checklist along with 8 criteria for reliable off-site storage.
Posted: 28 Nov 2012 | Published: 22 Oct 2012

Iron Mountain

Don't Overlook Records Management in Business Continuity Planning
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WHITE PAPER: Effective business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) planning is a critical aspect of any business – without it you're at risk for serious consequences. But many enterprises today make the mistake of only planning for digital files. Read on to learn 10 steps to crafting a BC/DR plan for your digital and physical records.
Posted: 21 Nov 2012 | Published: 21 Nov 2012

Iron Mountain

VMWorld Case Study:  Catalent Pharma Solutions
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CASE STUDY: A robust virtulisation, back-up and disaster recovery plan, helped Catalent Pharma Solutions survive an earthquake, tsunami and a fire in 2011.
Posted: 23 Oct 2012 | Published: 23 Oct 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Video Conferencing: The Key to Successful DR?
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EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com describes how businesses of all sizes can benefit from video conferencing technology. View now to learn the increasing role video is playing in not only collaboration and connectivity but also disaster recovery initiatives and maintaining business continuity.
Posted: 31 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

SearchSecurity.com

UK IT priorities 2012
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IT BRIEFING: This exclusive Computer Weekly research reveals how UK IT departments are prioritising their budgets in 2012, which technologies they are investing in, and the impact of cloud computing, mobile and other disruptive technology on their IT strategies.
Posted: 24 Aug 2012 | Published: 24 Aug 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

The Importance of High-Availability Systems in Disaster Recovery Plans
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EGUIDE: Learn why high-availability systems are integral components of disaster recovery plans in today's always-on business climate by checking out this expert SearchDisasterRecovery.com E-Guide.
Posted: 01 Feb 2013 | Published: 01 Feb 2013

Neverfail

Emergency Management Plans Made Easy & Practical
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EGUIDE: Your DR plan covers immediate incident response, but does it address long-term post-crisis support? Learn about the key phases of an effective emergency management program - from prevention to resolution - by reading this exclusive SearchSMBStorage.com E-Guide.
Posted: 25 Jan 2013 | Published: 25 Jan 2013

VMware, Inc.

Storage Magazine January
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EZINE: This issue of Storage Magazine clarifies some of the confusion around measuring solid state storage performance.  Explore newly released storage industry benchmarks and gain detailed insight into why SSD is a driver for auto-tiering, the current state of the online file-sharing market, and much more.
Posted: 03 Jan 2013 | Published: 01 Jan 2013

SearchStorage.com

Presentation Transcript: College of Virtualization - Lessons in Implementing a Cost-Effective Disaster Recovery Plan
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PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This SearchDisasterRecovery.com presentation transcript will give you a crash course on how to implement a cost-efficient disaster recovery plan. You'll hear an overview of disaster recovery and recieve some general advice to get you started on the business and technology considerations that are going to be crucial to you.
Posted: 11 Oct 2012 | Published: 16 Mar 2011

Dell, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Next Generation Data Protection with HP StoreOnce and Data Protector 7 Software
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PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Failing to modernize your data protection could be catastrophic in terms of lost time, profit, and reputation. This informative white paper explores today's easiest, most cost-effective solutions to new data protection challenges.
Posted: 12 Sep 2012 | Published: 10 Sep 2012

Hewlett-Packard Company

Five data protection guidelines for business continuity - Presentation Transcript
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PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Jon William Toigo covers data protection guidelines, including mirroring, tape backup and WAN-based replication technologies.
Posted: 06 Sep 2012 | Published: 06 Sep 2012

Dell, Inc.

Hosting.com & VMware Deliver Disaster Recovery For All
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WHITE PAPER: Access this exclusive resource to learn how your business can employ enterprise-class BC/DR at a mid-market price.
Posted: 30 Aug 2012 | Published: 30 Aug 2012

Hosting.com

Rapid Recovery - Maintaining Operations after the 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
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WEBCAST: In this informative webcast, learn the critical need for true Continuous Data Protection (CDP). Then, see how CMC Markets – a financial services organization with an office in Tokyo – relied on CDP servers to maintain operations after the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March 2011.
Posted: 11 Jul 2012 | Premiered: Apr 24, 2012

Dell Software

Virtualizing disaster recovery using cloud computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how cloud-based disaster recovery (DR) plans eliminate the traditional tradeoff between speed and cost. DR is a business imperative in today’s unpredictable IT world. Discover the advantages of leveraging a scalable, speedy and inexpensive way to ensure you’re protected from all disasters.
Posted: 29 Jun 2012 | Published: 01 Jan 2012

IBM

Holistic risk management: Perspectives for IT professionals
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WHITE PAPER: Business continuity planning and IT security management are increasingly becoming a critical part of enterprise-wide risk management and business resilience frameworks. This report explores how the shift towards more holistic risk management is affecting the day-to-day work for business continuity planners, IT risk managers and security executives.
Posted: 28 Jun 2012 | Published: 16 Oct 2012

IBM

Developing an effective resiliency capability within a cloud design
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WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to develop a reliable resiliency management program for your cloud environment. Review the key elements, business areas and questions you should consider.
Posted: 27 Jun 2012 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

IBM

How to Justify and Improve Your Data Protection Plan
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EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide explores how to leverage different combinations of technologies to better align data protection with application requirements. Read now to learn more.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 18 Jun 2012

EMC Corporation

Gwinnett Medical Center Relies on Flexible Storage to Meet Goals
sponsored by HP & Intel®
CASE STUDY: Gwinnett Medical Center uses the HP storage area network (SAN) to support almost all of its critical clinical and enterprise management applications. Learn how the SAN supports the hospital system’s full range of McKesson applications, including EHR, pharmacy, physician portal, surgical management, PACS and radiology operations.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 19 Sep 2011

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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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