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Best Practices in Using a Notification System
Sponsored by MIR3, Inc.
When a crisis strikes, you need to alert your stakeholders. And if you want to control your message, you need to get that information out as fast as, or faster, than anyone else. With the growth of social media, that’s not always easy. By preparing your message and using your notification system more effectively, your organization will stand the best chance of surviving a crisis. Regardless of how you use notification today, this paper will show you how get more from the system you already have.
The BCM Professional's Playbook: Convergence of Business Continuity & Risk Management
Sponsored by Strategic BCP
The demands placed upon Business Continuity, Risk Management, and Disaster Recovery professionals increase every day. As a result, organizations need to reassess their approach Business Continuity Management. If they don't, they'll get left behind, affected by continued adherence to outdated methods. The convergence of these disciplines is ongoing. Emerging regulations, frameworks, and standards place greater emphasis on risk management. As decision makers accept this evolution, Business Continuity increasingly becomes a subset of Risk Management. How the process is implemented—the value it brings a risk-based model—determines whether or not the process is a sound.
Exploring the Business Continuity Software Market
Sponsored by Clearview
ClearView Continuity is a UK based supplier of specialist business continuity software. Re-launched in 2010, it has seen rapid global growth with collaborators and clients in all parts of the world, from Australia to South Africa, South East Asia, Russia, the Middle East, Europe and the US. The global network of collaborators enables ClearView to provide 24/7 global support for its clients, who range from the largest global financials to more modest single-country organizations. Clearview does not place restrictions on user numbers or functionality which means that all clients benefit from the same powerful functionality.
Is Business Continuity Certification Right For your Organization?
Sponsored by Avalution
This white paper analyzes the business case for pursuing organizational business continuity certification, including what it takes to complete the certification process and how best to begin preparing.
Designing a Business Continuity Training Program to Maximize Value & Minimize Cost
Sponsored by Avalution
Business continuity is a key component of an organization's risk management program. However, employees (ranging from executives to the general employee population), partners and customers are often unaware of the existence of the program or their role within the business continuity effort. Can management rely on a business continuity program if key stakeholders are unaware of their response and recovery responsibilities? No. And, as a result, the time and resources invested in the planning effort are often wasted.
Unitrends Backup & Recovery Solutions and Disaster Recovery Best Practices: Hurricane Preparedness
Sponsored by Unitrends
The ability of your business to respond to a disaster depends on how well your IT organization can address specific situations. While you can only plan for so much in the way of detail, you can understand and anticipate both the likelihood and ramifications of certain types of disasters, and use this knowledge to plan your response and thus expedite the disaster recovery process.
In this case, let's take a look at the threat of a hurricane…
A BCM Professional's Playbook on Evaluating and Applying Relevant BCM Standards
Discover a better way to address key business continuity standards and guidelines that are so important for compliance and better continuity plans. Harness the power of the original BCP Genome™ to strengthen your own planning and compliance practices—whether you adopt its framework as is, or adapt its logic to create your own framework. Also, compare eight leading industry standards—ISO22301, FFIEC, NFPA, NIST, HIPAA, and more—to identify their strengths and gaps relative to program organization, management, training, and audit vs. emergency facilities or business and IT recovery.