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What is Business Continuity? – Business Continuity 101

If you’re new to disaster recovery or risk mitigation, you might be overwhelmed with business continuity terminology. To start, what is business continuity? If you’re not sure, don’t worry. We’re going to cover the definition of business continuity, what business continuity planning is, what’s included in a business continuity management program, how to manage a continuity plan, and the four-step business continuity process.

If you are still reading this, then business continuity or risk management is a topic of thought or concern for you. Perhaps a recent audit has revealed that your organization may be vulnerable during a crisis or emergency event. No matter the reason, having some type of business continuity planning in place is appropriate for all organizations regardless of revenue, size or industry. The planning and level of effort may vary depending on your needs, but you should make every effort to have something in place. So, what is business continuity and where do you start?

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