State volcanologist Surono says Mount Gamalama spewed clouds of thick gray ash into the air late Sunday.
In response to the report, Northeast Utilities has named a new senior vice president for emergency preparedness.
ICOR and C4CS® announce the world's first e-learning course designed to help professionals better understand and use social media effectively during good times and times of crisis.
For some time I have been interested in the whole notion of risk. Subsumed in the concept of risk is the idea that decisions, and the behaviors that result from those decisions, have positive and negative consequences. Virtually every decision we make is a hypothesis about the future, a bet; and we place thousands of internal wagers every single day, large and small.
“This meeting is a next step in providing community members with an understanding of how they can apply NDRF principals and concepts."
This highly interactive session will focus on the risk of single points of failure (SPOF) in the operational environment with a special emphasis on personnel. While having a solid recovery strategy is vital, that strategy is flawed if personnel ...
Mutare’s EVM Plus unified messaging application now supports voicemail notification and message conversion to IM for Microsoft Lync users.
DHS spokesman Chris Ortman says initial reports over the weekend about the failure in Springfield were based on raw and unconfirmed data.
I know we like to think we now work in a paperless society, but the fact is, we do not. There are still plenty of industries and processes that rely on hardcopy documentation for historical records and in support of daily operations. Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery programs often overlook these vital records as they focus on technology and electronic medium — I caution you not to fall into this same trap.
CI speaks with Craig Goldberg, Deloitte Partner & Chief Operating Officer for mobile BC application, Bamboo, about the state of the BC industry in Australia, the adoption of local and international standards, and the events that shaped the local BC landscape.
The IT transformation included the migration from 50 outmoded physical servers housed onsite to an outsourced network of four physical and 60 virtual servers in a secure Venyu facility.
Traffic has been up substantially since the Monday before Thanksgiving as retailers promoted online deals earlier than ever.
Continuity Insights & KPMG LLP Launch Global Business Continuity Management Program Benchmarking StudyNovember 29, 2011 4:40 am | by Luke Simpson, Editor | News | Comments
Continuity Insights and KPMG LLP are pleased to announce the re-launch of the widely-recognized Business Continuity Management Program Benchmarking Study.
Research conducted at the University of Michigan College of Engineering may lead to the use of insects to monitor hazardous situations before sending in humans.
LogicalDOC implements a backup and disaster recovery system — based on Amazon S3 — that allows you to store your documents in one or more geographically distant regions.