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Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning

Welcome to the Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning topic!

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Discussions: 75 total

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Hello everyone Recently at my office we have been updating our DRP/BCP document, and we realized that it was too general to really help into a disaster situation. Now we are defining more accurated scenarios to define specific actions. Is there any method...
Samantha M. | 2/1/2016 12:11:38 PM | COMMENTS(6)
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 | 1/27/2016 7:07:13 PM | COMMENTS(3)
DR strike, first it look like incident but soon it becomes a measure disaster. Is there any formula to use when to switch?
nooruddin | 1/21/2016 3:24:44 AM | COMMENTS(12)
There's a school of thought that IT systems used to develop critical applications require assured levels of service (e.g., availability) so that time critical fixes to application incidents can be developed in a timely manner. Has anyone in this forum had...
Phil Green | 1/2/2016 9:50:54 AM | COMMENTS(0)
Does anyone have experience with BCM for a distribution company or single centralized doc?Thanks 
sjn421 | 12/28/2015 1:39:42 PM | COMMENTS(0)
Does anyone in this forum have experience of using techniques such as Monte Carlo for analysis of business interruption risk scenarios?
Phil Green | 12/20/2015 4:05:43 AM | COMMENTS(0)

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Events & Online Learning: 2 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: 63 total

Volume 1, 2016
by Frederick G. Mackaden, CISA, CMA, PMP
This article focuses on miscellaneous errors and insider misuse as these are not as closely monitored, perhaps because they are not perceived as an external threat.
Volume 6, 2015
by Hari Mukundhan, CISA, CISSP
With the significant increase in the rate of cybersecurity incidents worldwide, the financial impacts due to these incidents have also soared.
Volume 5, 2015
by Gary Lieberman, Ph.D., CISSP
With 2014 being known as The Year of the Mega Breach, cyberattacks have quickly become a key focus in almost every BC/DR program.
Volume 4, 2015
by Matthew Pepe, Jason Luttgens and Kevin Mandia | Reviewed by Dino Ippoliti, CISA, CISM
This book is useful to anyone who is concerned about dealing with the inevitable security incident, from IT professionals to senior managers.
Volume 2, 2015
by Nurudeen Odeshina, CISA, CISM, CRISC, ISO 27001 LI, ITSM
The implementation of and certification to global best practice standards can be quite challenging for most organizations given the resources (e.g., manpower, time, finances) required.
Volume 1, 2015
by Mary Lou Heastings | Reviewed by A. Krista Kivisild, CISA, CA
Everyone from technical practitioners to those just beginning their IS audit, security, risk or governance careers can find value in this general management book as it keeps readers aware of the latest risk concerns.

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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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