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Thursday, 10 October 2013 17:39

What-If? Analysis: BCM Planning’s Hidden Tool

An earlier blog article by my colleague highlighted the importance of understanding the Causality Chain in effective Incident Management.  Underlying the Causality Chain is the knowledge of the interdependencies of organizational assets which enable the delivery of products and services.

The same dependency mapping that enlightens the Causality Chain also produces information which, if used properly, can aid both Risk Management and Recovery Strategy planning.  That tool is commonly referred to as a “What-if?” Analysis.