Sitting in the Brazen Head Irish Pub in Dublin, Ohio with Lynnda Nelson, President of ICOR, the conversation jumps from the day’s events at the annual Contingency Planners of Ohio (CPO) conference, to fishing salmon and perch in Lake Michigan, to the almost impossible skill set required to be a BC professional.
DataCenter.BZ uses ultra-high power densities and Tier IV+ datacenter building design, and offers a 150-seat hot site for real-time workforce recovery.
Winners demonstrated significant innovation and creativity in preparing their communities across 13 categories, including Preparing the Whole Community, Engagement with Faith-Based Communities, and Outstanding Drill, Exercise, or Event.
Global organizations with global clients have huge continuity challenges with maintaining program standards, ensuring a consistent message throughout an organization and to find the time to train people in their roles and responsibilities. You c...
"Due to the significant scale of the disaster, the assumptions that we used to establish our BCPs failed to include ancillary factors that might prevent stable production."
A clip from Steve Job's famous speech at the 1997 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, in which he lays out his vision for Cloud computing.
Statistics have long shown that large crowds of average people frequently make better predictions about unknown events, when their disparate guesses are averaged out, than any individual scholar — a phenomenon known as the wisdom of crowds.
Trying to make amends for massive outages last week, Research In Motion on Monday promised BlackBerry users free premium apps and a month of technical support.
The federal government has refused to help foot the $18 million tab for the damage from the earthquake, hurricane and tornado, leaving people to host fundraisers and help out neighbors because few homes and businesses had insurance.
The YouTube channel for "Sesame Street" is back online after hackers forced its shutdown for a day by loading X-rated material.
The exercises simulate the loss of a network office due to disaster and are designed to test, refine and strengthen AT&T's business continuity and disaster recovery services in order to minimize network downtime.
Quest software's solutions simplify enterprise data protection, and provide scalability and broad platform support.
Developing a crisis communication plan that allows managers to act quickly, deliberately and strategically has never been more important.
Have you done an assessment in your company that identifies the older workers and the valuable tribal knowledge that is about to walk out the door? I think the two most practical solutions are to do everything possible to capture the knowledge and to develop strategies to retain older workers.
There are compelling signals that clearly indicate continuity risk management is now front and center, with traditional continuity programs falling in line as part of a bigger risk management agenda.