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Volume 27, Issue 4

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Five Things You Need To Know About Disaster Recovery Planning

You can't afford to be caught off guard or without a plan when a man-made or natural disaster strikes. Take the next step to ensuring your systems and data are safe if an emergency hits when you least expect it. Download this short, easy-to-digest Disaster Recovery eBook today. You'll learn unique planning approaches to make your data center less vulnerable to natural and man-made disasters. A few minutes of your time today could make all the difference if a disaster strikes your Data Center.

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Disaster Recovery Journals new app allows you to access a mobile version of our magazine. This is an exciting new option to always have DRJ at your fingertips. The apps are available for Android and Apple devices. The app allows you to download the Journal and read offline. A search feature is also available. This is a convenient option to access specially formatted articles, columns, surveys and all the other great features you’ve come to rely on in Disaster Recovery Journal issues.

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The Number One BC/DR Conference

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#1 BC/DR Event

Spring World 2013 is approaching fast, but there is still time to register! Sign up now to reserve your spot in the world’s number one conference dedicated to business continuity. This is the only conference backed by decades of experience. Each conference is tailored to meet the needs of our attendees and the demands of the industry.

Our sessions feature cutting edge topics and experts from the industry. We offer only unbiased, current information that you can implement immediately in your organization. Plus, our attendees have access to our full exhibit hall, hospitalities and receptions, product demonstrations, and networking meals.

Plus, all attendees will have full access to our DRJ Live Learning Center. This online resource connects you to valuable educational session recordings from DRJ conferences. Review presentations from top industry leaders and keep up to date on the latest trends in your industry with the DRJ Live Learning Center.

Bring the team and discover all that Spring World 2013 offers! Browse the full agenda at www.drj.com/springworld and register soon! Travel discounts are available now as well as free transportation to and from the hotel via Disney’s Magic Shuttle.

This is the one conference you can’t afford to miss! Register Now!

The BCI North America Awards 2013

BCI AwardsThe BCI North America Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in the North America Region, including USA and Canada.

The Awards Ceremony will take place as an integral part of DRJ Spring World 2013, the world's largest conference dedicated to disaster recovery and business continuity that will be taking place March 17th to 20th, 2013 in Orlando, Florida.

All winners from the BCI North America Awards 2013 will be automatically entered into the BCI Global Awards 2013 that take place in November during the BCM World Conference and Exhibition 2013, 6th to 7th November 2013 in London.

Full Details About The 2nd Annual BCI Awards »

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HIGHLIGHTS YOU CAN'T MISS INCLUDE:

  • Our Special Session on Hurricane Sandy: A panel of executives who experienced the disaster will lead this session. Discover the lessons learned and recovery strategies.

  • Senior Advanced Track: This special track will be held on Monday only and is exclusive to the advanced practitioners in the industry. Discover the tips and tricks from C-level executives who are ready to train this advanced group of planners.

  • Monday Night Hospitality: Join our Gold Sponsor Forsythe at this fun event! This is a very popular attendee event, including entertainment, food and networking.

  • Mock Disaster Exercise: JThis unique session, sponsored by Attainium, allows attendees to participate in a realtime mock disaster. The fun and educational event is held during a Sunday afternoon workshop.

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There are two underlying truths to all emergencies:

  1. “On-the-scene” visual intelligence is the only way to accurately assess the severity of a situation.

  2. Proper preparation and evasive action can mitigate the risk associated with escalating events like severe weather and criminal acts.

Join us for a complimentary webinar, Situational Intelligence: Using Mobile Apps and Social Media to Save Lives. Hosted by author and communications expert, Dr. Robert Chandler, this webinar will explain how to:

  • Leverage private and public data to develop and evolve your response

  • Filter through the noise of social media to extract valuable incident information

  • Use mobile apps to interact with people on the scene to get information develops

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Title: Situational Intelligence: Using Mobile Apps and Social Media to Save Lives
Date: Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013
Time: 11:30 AM (ET)/8:30 AM (PT) Speaker: Dr. Robert Chandler, author of the book Emergency Notification


This webinar is free, but space
is limited. Register today!

Register today for this free webinar!

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

By adopting business continuity management, organizations are better equipped to meet the challenges they face when a disruption occurs. ISO 22301:2012 specifies the requirements for setting up and managing an effective business continuity management system (BCMS) for any organization, regardless of type or size. Using and compiling with the standard can help your organization gain confidence in its ability to manage any disruption effectively and demonstrate that you are equipped should the unexpected hit the business. Learn the best practices contained within ISO 22301 and how the standard can lead you through setting up, managing and improving a BCMS.

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Recovery Planner Raffle At Spring World 2013, Booth 416

2 Chances to win an Amazon gift card!

RPX Demo Times:

Monday, March 18
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch provided
5:30 - 6:30 Hors d'oeuvres provided

Tuesday, March 19

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch provided

IBM Business Continuity Index

IBM index reveals key indicators of business continuity exposure and maturity

The IBM Business Continuity Index rates the performance and maturity of business continuity programs. Organizations all over the world complete the survey. In this white paper, learn statistics about the global state of business continuity and where your business may sit on a scale from exposed to mature.

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