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D: Program Development, Methodology & Measurement Track — 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference

April 9, 2014 3:59 pm | Events | Comments

A listing of the Program Development, Methodology & Measurement educational sessions at the 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference and links to download presentation slides.


E: Operational Risk Management Track — 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference

April 9, 2014 3:07 pm | Events | Comments

A listing of the Operational Risk Management educational sessions at the 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference and links to download presentation slides.                                        


F: Technology Enablement Track — 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference

April 9, 2014 2:56 pm | Events | Comments

A listing of the Technology Enablement educational sessions at the 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference and links to download presentation slides.


The Quarterback’s Dilemma

April 9, 2014 10:13 am | by Allan Cytryn, Principal, Risk Masters, Inc. | Articles | Comments

Quality Risk Management enhances the ability of the Business Continuity Management team to effectively deal with uncertainties by providing a framework, skills and experience for more effectively managing risks and uncertainties.      


Utilities Appeal Millions In Fines For Storms

April 8, 2014 11:36 am | by the Associated Press | News | Comments

Power companies urged the state's highest court Monday to overturn nearly $25 million in penalties imposed by Massachusetts regulators after a pair of 2011 storms, both of which left hundreds of thousands of customers in the dark — some for over a week.


Secretary Johnson Presents Rick Rescorla Awards

April 8, 2014 11:28 am | by DHS | News | Comments

On April 3, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson presented the Rick Rescorla National Award for Resilience to the New York Mets, Walgreens and Monsignor John Brown, recognizing their contributions to their communities in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. 


Many Still Wary Of Water Months After Spill

April 8, 2014 11:17 am | by SARAH PLUMMER, Associated Press | News | Comments

Ever since chemicals spilled into the drinking water of 300,000 West Virginia residents in January, Charleston resident Scott McMillion and his family have used their public supply for just one task: flushing their toilet.      


Army: Fort Hood Suspect Had Requested Leave

April 8, 2014 11:12 am | by PAUL J. WEBER, Associated Press | News | Comments

Army investigators on Monday released a more detailed timeline of last week's fatal shooting at Fort Hood, describing an eight-minute rampage in which the suspect fired 35 shots over an area spanning the equivalent of two city blocks.   


Windows XP: A 'Bull's Eye' For Hackers

April 8, 2014 11:08 am | by BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Write | News | Comments

Microsoft is ending support for Windows XP, and the move could put everything from the operations of heavy industry to the identities of everyday people in danger. "What once was considered low-hanging fruit by hackers now has a big neon bull's eye on it."    


Some Services Restored After Quake In Chile

April 8, 2014 10:58 am | by LUIS ANDRES HENAO & LUIS HIDALGO, Associated Press | News | Comments

Chilean officials said Friday that water, fuel, electricity and other essential services were being re-established, three days after a powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake. The government also issued a three-month health alert for the quake-hit regions.   


U.S. Health Secretary: Nations Cannot Ignore Disease

April 8, 2014 10:49 am | by COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press | News | Comments

Kathleen Sebelius, who became secretary in the midst of the 2009 swine flu pandemic, praised the work of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control in helping prevent disease outbreaks from turning into pandemics in two countries recently — Uganda and Vietnam. 


Five Steps to Achieving Business Continuity for Everyone

April 8, 2014 9:59 am | by Jason Buffington, Senior Analyst; and Monya Keane, Research Analyst | White Papers

Learn 5 steps to ensure organizational awareness and acceptance for your BC/DR plans in this ESG research report.

H2O: Lessons From The Elk River Spill

April 8, 2014 9:44 am | by Jonna Mayberry, Editor | Articles | Comments

After a chemical spill into West Virginia’s Elk River disrupted “business as usual,” Continuity Insights spoke with Larry McDonnell II,  Mike Jennings, and C.W. Sigman, who shared their first-hand accounts of the aftermath, insights into what went right (and what went wrong) along the way, and analysis of how businesses can better prepare for unexpected interruptions.


Forrester Report: Key Processes Of The Business Technology Resiliency Life Cycle

April 8, 2014 9:36 am | by Stephanie Balaouras, Eveline Oehrlich, Forrester Research, Inc. | White Papers

Forrester describes each of the core processes of the BT resiliency life cycle and provides key recommendations for successful implementation.

On Air With Continuity Insights: Episode One

April 6, 2014 7:51 pm | by Jonna Mayberry, Editor | Videos | Comments

To give you a sneak peek of the 2014 Management Conference proceedings, we sat down to chat with some of our knowledgeable presenters ahead of the conference, to find out why they chose to present on their particular topic, who should attend their session, and why they enjoy attending the Management Conference. 



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