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Weekly news and features for business continuity professionals

Notification System With Dedicated 1-800 Number

December 12, 2011 1:43 pm | News | Comments

The Rapid Notify web-based mass notification system includes a dedicated 1-800 number with recordable message.


Corporate Sandbox For Employee Devices Is A BC Tool

December 12, 2011 1:28 pm | by Ron Lapidis, Seacliff Partners International | Blogs | Comments

At VMWorld and at Open Mobile Summit this year, VMware showed off a new product currently code-named Horizon. While some websites are calling Horizon a mobile platform that creates a “phone within a phone,” Horizon is much more than that. Think of whatever computing device you have in your hands as a window to your applications and data.


Protesters Halt Operations At West Coast Ports

December 12, 2011 1:01 pm | by TERRY COLLINS, Associated Press | News | Comments

The Occupy movement is focusing on the ports as the "economic engines for the elite."


Japan Funding Whale Hunt With Tsunami Recovery Budget

December 12, 2011 11:39 am | by MARI YAMAGUCHI, Associated Press | News | Comments

Japan is spending $29 million from its supplementary budget for tsunami reconstruction to fund the country's annual whaling hunt.


Tornadoes In Alabama: A Private Company’s Response

December 6, 2011 9:25 am | by Verizon Wireless | Webinars

The severe tornado outbreaks in Mississippi and Alabama in April 2011 clearly tested the response programs of many businesses, with significant damage to infrastructure, the need for additional recovery resources and widespread destruction. This...

Disaster Strikes Japanese Ferrari Enthusiasts

December 5, 2011 12:51 pm | News | Comments

An outing of luxury sportscar enthusiasts in Japan ended in an expensive freeway pileup — smashing a stunning eight Ferraris, a Lamborghini and two Mercedes.


Bank Of England Planning For Financial Crisis

December 5, 2011 12:31 pm | by ROBERT BARR, Associated Press | News | Comments

The goal of the bank's Financial Policy Committee "is to insure as far as possible we make the U.K. financial system resilient."


Claims Of Cyberattack On Utlility Stem From Contractor Logging On From Russia

December 5, 2011 12:12 pm | by CARLA K. JOHNSON, Associated Press | News | Comments

A reported cyberattack on a water district in central Illinois turned out to be a false alarm set off when an American contractor logged onto the system remotely while vacationing in Russia.


Volcanic Eruption Closes Indonesian Airport

December 5, 2011 11:44 am | News | Comments

State volcanologist Surono says Mount Gamalama spewed clouds of thick gray ash into the air late Sunday.


Report: Utility Not Prepared For October Snowstorm

December 5, 2011 11:38 am | by DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press | News | Comments

In response to the report, Northeast Utilities has named a new senior vice president for emergency preparedness.


New ICOR Course: Social Media In Crisis Management

December 5, 2011 9:01 am | News | Comments

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.


Systematic Failures Of Leadership

December 5, 2011 8:05 am | by Mike Rainone, Co-Founder, PCDworks | Blogs | Comments

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.


Federal, State, Tribal & Local Leaders Discuss FEMA's Recovery Framework

December 5, 2011 7:30 am | News | Comments

“This meeting is a next step in providing community members with an understanding of how they can apply NDRF principals and concepts."


Single Points of Failure: What and How?

December 1, 2011 9:25 am | by Cassidian Communications | Webinars

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 ...

Voicemail To Text Conversion For Instant Messaging

November 30, 2011 7:40 am | News | Comments

Mutare’s EVM Plus unified messaging application now supports voicemail notification and message conversion to IM for Microsoft Lync users.



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