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Case Study – why business continuity is more than disaster recovery

This study illustrates why business continuity is more than just disaster recovery. Although business continuity developed from the IT focused world of disaster recovery, it covers a much wider scope. An over concentration on IT can be short sighted, as this case study illustrates. The subject The subject of the study is a medium sized…

Choose your backup strategy carefully

Choose the wrong approach to backing up your data and you could seriously damage your business: you could even end up in gaol! This is a true story, but has been suitably anonymised. It serves to demonstrate the importance of choosing your back up strategy carefully. Background The story involves a very large privately owned…

Talk to your customers, or lose them!

Your Business Continuity Plan must include communications This is a call to action: make sure you have included communicating with clients, stakeholders and staff in your Business Continuity Plan. To illustrate my point, I’m going to relate what happened to me on Tuesday. Those of you who follow me on Twitter will have heard some…

Tag Archive: case study

Case Study – why business continuity is more than disaster recovery

This study illustrates why business continuity is more than just disaster recovery. Although business continuity developed from the IT focused world of disaster recovery, it covers a much wider scope. An over concentration on IT can be short sighted, as this case study illustrates. The subject The subject of the study is a medium sized…

Choose your backup strategy carefully

Choose the wrong approach to backing up your data and you could seriously damage your business: you could even end up in gaol! This is a true story, but has been suitably anonymised. It serves to demonstrate the importance of choosing your back up strategy carefully. Background The story involves a very large privately owned…

Talk to your customers, or lose them!

Your Business Continuity Plan must include communications This is a call to action: make sure you have included communicating with clients, stakeholders and staff in your Business Continuity Plan. To illustrate my point, I’m going to relate what happened to me on Tuesday. Those of you who follow me on Twitter will have heard some…