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Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning

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hi family. What is the use of performing the DR test without having the BCP in place? - you can determine the RTO, RPO, etc. for the DRP, but what impact will that have on the organisation's business continuity as the DR is formulated as part of the B...
Kwanele793 | 8/29/2016 3:21:15 AM | COMMENTS(6)
DR strike, first it look like incident but soon it becomes a measure disaster. Is there any formula to use when to switch?
nooruddin | 7/26/2016 11:12:05 AM | COMMENTS(18)
Hello all, I was wondering if anyone had a template or guide on developing a disaster recovery plan using COBIT. I haven't had the opportunity to prepare a DRP from start to finish and am seeking some guidance.
GBarrie | 7/22/2016 11:55:48 AM | COMMENTS(2)
I am reviewing DSS04 Manage Continuity and would like some confirmation on DSS04.08 Conduct post-resumption review to make sure I understand the meaning behind the management practice. Does DSS04.08 deal with resumption of business at the ALTERNATE SITE o...
Lloyd Majeski | 7/20/2016 10:48:31 AM | COMMENTS(1)
Good Morning Can anyone please share their experiences in Disaster Recovery planning in a virtualised environment for different possible scenarios. How is the DRP to be structured?
Helly263 | 5/24/2016 9:22:36 AM | COMMENTS(1)
Normally in an audit I would check to see that systems/databases etc have been tested for disaster recovery this would include recovery from on site storage and off site storage.  Here is my question.  Users say if they would have to do a full restore of ...
Tina278 | 3/21/2016 11:17:42 AM | COMMENTS(6)

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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: 36 total

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.
Volume 2, 2016
by David Eduardo Acosta R., CISA, CISM, CRISC, BS 25999 LA, CCNA Security, CHFI Trainer, CISSP Instructor, OPST, PCI QSA
The typical postincident cliché assumes that misfortunes are opportunities. Instead, one can methodically prepare using the correct tools to implement a realistic and objective perspective...
Volume 2, 2016
by Leighton R. Johnson III | Reviewed by A. Krista Kivisild, CISA, CA, CPA
The book addresses how to prosecute malicious insiders or external hackers and describes all of the incident response stages that should be followed and completed.

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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
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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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