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Business Continuity-Disaster Recovery Planning

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Is there anyone studying to attain CGEIT? Looking for study partners.
Lastone063 | 8/3/2017 8:35:22 AM | COMMENTS(1)
Hi, Would like to get insights from this group. The BCP policy owner of our organization defined a standard wherein if a site or an organization is on low risk as a result of its business interruption risk assessment, BCP is optional. Is this an accept...
Debbie | 8/2/2017 1:37:55 AM | COMMENTS(3)
I often hear assertions that one of the benefits of cloud service providers is disasters at data centres will result in automatic failover to an alternative data centre with minimal data loss and impact on service. In theory this is obviously compelling b...
AlexG | 8/1/2017 12:53:24 AM | COMMENTS(7)
Hi, Does anyone have insight as to why FFIEC and ISACA (specifically the most recent CISA Review Manual in the ISACA bookstore) don't agree on the order for performing the BIA and Risk Assessment in the business continuity planning lifecycle? Any in...
Lindsay964 | 5/15/2017 4:23:29 AM | COMMENTS(2)
Hi I work in operational risk division of my employer. We maintain the BCM policy. We also conduct BIA of various systems and advise its owners to prepare their own BCP plans. Templates of the plans with all possible scenarios are included in the policy d...
Geogy373 | 4/26/2017 9:05:57 AM | COMMENTS(2)
We are looking for a good list of business continuity consultants. Our focus is on developing a BCP, not so much on the DRP, which we think we have a pretty good handle on. If anyone has any BCP consultants they would recommend (or any that we should av...
Greg47 | 12/21/2016 3:08:37 PM | COMMENTS(1)

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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.
16 Aug 2017
ISACA International Event
Grapevine, Texas, US
2017 GRC Conference - 16-18 August , Grapevine, TX. 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: 41 total

Volume 3, 2017
by ISACA | Reviewed by Sunil Bakshi, CISA, CRISC, CISM, CGEIT, ABCI, AMIIB, BS 25999 LI, CEH, CISSP, ISO 27001 LA, MCA, PMP
This book is useful for security professionals, consultants and students pursuing cyber security as it provides guidance for identifying/detecting, responding and eradicating targeted cyberattacks.
Volume 2, 2017
by Steven J. Ross, CISA, CISSP, MBCP
It is those three dots that save me from accusations of rank lunacy. (Oh, well, from accusations based on this subject.)
Volume 2, 2017
by Ed Moyle
To understand how the business side of any organization intersects with technology, ask an internal auditor. This might sound counterintuitive at first, but think about what auditors need to know to do their job...
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 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.

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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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