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Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning

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Discussions: 85 total

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ISACA Colleagues, Looking for a Project Plan (or spreadsheet) template that outlines the discrete steps undertaken as part of developing a disaster recovery plan and strategy. Appreciate any assistance.
jdkirker | 10/19/2016 12:41:58 PM | COMMENTS(1)
Hi All, What is the best practice for the Information Security Function in a banking institution to report to?Meaning that what is the best reporting line for this function? Keeping in mind that the information security personnel is reviewing and monitori...
Faisal | 10/15/2016 2:34:08 PM | COMMENTS(8)
I have joined this group only today.We have a Primary and a DR site (in an all-or-nothingrecovery mode)  all our server infrastructure (virtual machines) isreplicated from primary to DR site using Zerto technology.The questions I have are:1. What kind of ...
Pradeep Navalkar | 9/17/2016 6:29:23 AM | COMMENTS(0)
I am beginning to compile a list of good, recent case studies about companies experiences with BCP and DR. I will compile, review and share out any suggestions forwarded. I will run these through some courses with students to help them appreciate the topi...
DianeD | 9/17/2016 6:12:56 AM | COMMENTS(4)
Hi everyone While working on formal, but yet actionable, BC/DR plans, what would be the best way to describe information security controls within the plan?
Olga541 | 9/17/2016 6:06:17 AM | COMMENTS(1)
DR strike, first it look like incident but soon it becomes a measure disaster. Is there any formula to use when to switch?
nooruddin | 9/17/2016 5:40:23 AM | COMMENTS(19)

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Events & Online Learning: 3 total

9 Nov 2015
ISACA International Event
Copenhagen, Denmark
Stay on top of the trends and opportunities of the dynamic technology industry at EuroCACS/ISRM —the leading European conference for IT audit, assurance, security and risk professionals.
22 Aug 2016
ISACA International Event
Hollywood, Florida, US
2016 GRC Conference - 22-24 August , Fort Lauderdale, FL. Explore the future of Governance Risk and Control through expert-led workshops and sessions developed by the IIA and ISACA. Register early for our GRC learning tracks.

Journal Articles: 38 total

Volume 5, 2016
by Steven J. Ross, CISA, CISSP, MBCP
Still having a base in IS/IT auditing, ISACA now encompasses consultants, educators, IS security professionals, risk professionals, chief information officers and internal auditors
Volume 5, 2016
by Syed K. Ishaq, CISA, CRISC, CCISO
Although the short-term impact from a cyberattack can be overwhelming, the long-term implications can be quite burdensome
Volume 3, 2016
by Aleksandr Kuznetcov, CISM
This article addresses an existing imbalance between technical issues and process aspects related to SIEM.
Volume 3, 2016
by Samuel Shanthan, CISA, CIPM, MBCI
It is of paramount importance to ensure the continuity of vendors, especially those that are providing and supporting the critical services and processes of the organisation.
Volume 3, 2016
by Mustafa S. Poonawala, CISA, ITIL
Every organization, big or small, faces its own black swan and there is little one can do to avoid it. What can be done is taking steps to ensure that its impact is minimal.
Volume 2, 2016
by Sanjiv Agarwala, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, BS 25999/ISO 22301 LA, CISSP, ISO 27001:2013 LA, MBCI
Cybersecurity threats are on the rise. Every organization is connected to one another, and any organization can become the victim of cyberattacks.

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Blog Posts: 8 total

“Enterprise architecture is now a strategic componentof every forward-thinking organization around the world.”Source: Related Article: Common Perspective on Enterprise Architecture: http://feapo....
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Agile technique in software development has been around for quite some time. There have been efforts to adopt the agile techniques for strategic planning, alignment and execution. Following are some of the relevant articles/blog posts in this area. The to...
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13 Nov 2014
Now a days, you don’t need to be a IT guru or best software programmer to access /control other personal/organization data. If you follow below techniques, you can easily get confidential information.1. Masquerading2. Tailgeting (Piggy back)3. Dumpster di...
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Enterprise Architecture (EA) is about holistic understanding of the enterprise including the business side. I had to stress on the business side as sometimes the EA is taken as IT Architecture. EA is a combination of IT and Business Architectures. It take...
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28 Jan 2014
Welcome to my blog which will be dedicated to views and discussions on Enterprise Architect (EA) and Business-IT Alignment (BITA). I encourage the colleagues to join the ISACA topic group for "Strategic Planning/Alignment" for initiating and promoting...
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