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Using Software Tools to Aid in Corporate-wide Recovery Programs

Written by  Mark Avery

All organizations confront a challenge in effectively building and maintaining business continuity programs. However, those organizations creating a corporate-wide business continuity program are faced with a whole new level of complexities: not only are there multiple sites, functions and systems to contend with, but also multiple people with varying degrees of continuity expertise located throughout the organization must be involved in the program on an ongoing basis. Bringing together all the disparate sites, functions and people is the first, and often most difficult, challenge the individual or group charged with an organization’s business continuity program faces. Using software tools that establish a consistent format, process and outcome across the enterprise can assist tremendously as the continuity group builds an enterprise-wide program.