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Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning

Welcome to the Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning topic!

Collaborate, contribute, consume and create knowledge around topics such as business impact analysis (BIA), business continuity planning (BCP), and disaster recovery planning (DR).

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DR plan reference. Posted by AHMED359.
Difference between BCP and DR. Posted by Chaitanya Kunthe.
BCP and Ebola. Posted by SArndt.

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Discussions: 50 total

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I appreciate a help to find a guideline to review the organization DR plan, So I can have specific points to check it will be better if I have a reference/template anyone can share to use as a guideline. thanks,
AHMED359 | 10/28/2014 12:26:40 AM | COMMENTS(5)
The definition of BCP and DR have been changing over a period of time. This is what I think is the difference between BCP and DR. What do the others in this group think?
Chaitanya Kunthe | 10/27/2014 5:08:18 PM | COMMENTS(19)
I know Ebola is a topic that is on every news channel right now, for better or worse.  In evaluation of your businesses contingency plans for supply chain for availability to work in a health emergency or lock down, is this something either your own compa...
SArndt | 10/24/2014 11:32:45 PM | COMMENTS(0)
There is an organization (subsidiary) of about 1000employees where SAP is running as core ERP. SAP Servers are placed in the DataCenter at Head Office which is out of the country. Now, in this scenario, Headoffice must have BCP in place, however, what abo...
Faisal Abdullah | 9/18/2014 6:48:52 AM | COMMENTS(11)
Hello Everyone, I was wondering how different is performing a BIA for a private company than from a military organization.  Of course, the goals and objectives for both are quite different, thus, for instance, loss of revenue or goodwill may not apply pe...
Oscar | 9/17/2014 11:51:53 AM | COMMENTS(15)
What are the options in selecting Standard for BCP / DR for a FMCG company please?  Will appreciate to receive the advice please.Thanks
andani | 9/15/2014 12:00:31 AM | COMMENTS(3)

Documents & Publications: 28 total

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Events & Online Learning: 2 total

6 Nov 2013
ISACA International Event
Las Vegas, NV, USA
North America ISRM features relevant security and risk management topics presented by leading industry experts and practitioners.
29 Sep 2014
ISACA International Event
Barcelona, Spain
Stay on top of the trends and opportunities of the dynamic technology industry at EuroCACS/ISRM 2014—the leading European conference for IT audit, assurance, security and risk professionals.

Journal Articles: 54 total

Volume 5, 2014
by Steven J. Ross, CISA, CISSP, MBCP
“CERT,” in the context of information security, is a term with a long and noble pedigree.
Volume 4, 2014
As enterprises increasingly rely on IT to succeed, effective IT risk management has become an essential component of IT governance.
Volume 4, 2014
by Haris Hamidovic, Ph.D., CIA, ISMS IA
The fire protection strategy for computer rooms should be formulated after determination of, or in conjunction with, the choice of a disaster recovery plan.
Volume 3, 2014
by Steven J. Ross, CISA, CISSP, MBCP
The issue is no longer whether cyberattacks occur, but what to do about them.
Volume 3, 2014
by Tommie Singleton, CISA, CGEIT, CPA
The need for consideration of IT in internal and external audits seems intuitively obvious.
Volume 2, 2014
by Steven J. Ross, CISA, CISSP, MBCP
While certain systems and their associated data may be of obvious importance to a department or an organization as a whole, it does not follow that that which is less evident is not vital to the organization’s welfare.

Wikis: 2 total

Blog Posts: 8 total

27 Oct 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. Masquerading 2. Tailgeting (Piggy back) 3. Dum...
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23 Oct 2014
Posted By : masarker | 4 comments
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...
Posted By : SA | 0 comments
“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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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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