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Disaster Recovery and Risk Management – Is There No End to the Worry?

If you listed every single risk that could throw your organization into disaster recovery mode, you would be burning the midnight oil for a week. Mind you, you probably wouldn’t be able to sleep anyway from the worry of trying … Continue reading

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Business Continuity and the Life Cycle of Change

There could be a self-contradiction in the term “business continuity”. We hear so much about the increasing pace of change in technology, organizations, and business in general. So does that mean business continuity is incompatible with the need to continually … Continue reading

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Risk Management Software, Open Source and Other Options

The bigger your company gets, the bigger (in dollar amounts) the risks you must deal with. Business continuity relies on the analysis of risks and their impacts. Disaster recovery lends itself to similar investigation to see if your storage area … Continue reading

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Risky Business in the Move Fast

Not long ago we managed to stabilise our businesses with automated systems to manage our daily transactions and business processes but now these systems have taken a whole new realm. Systems are integrated with other systems and reliant on each … Continue reading

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Is Your Business Continuity Knowledge Leaking Away?

Good training and experience in business continuity can convert data, information and theory into something more valuable for an organisation – business continuity knowledge. The difference is that knowledge is practical, applicable and relevant to the organisation that has it. … Continue reading

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The Alternative to Multiplication for External Risk Management in Supply Chains

Few and far between are the organisations that are a complete supply chain in themselves. They are much more likely to be part of an overall supply chain with upstream components, downstream components or both. Whether you make cars, computers … Continue reading

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Is It Business Continuity or Risk Management?

What’s in a name? Depending on the person offering the definitions, business continuity and risk management are sometimes considered as different functions, or subsets of each other, or simply the same. For example, the prevention, preparedness, response and recovery approach … Continue reading

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If You Can’t Measure Supply Chain Risk, Talk to Your Insurer

Supply chain optimisation is the reason why companies like Walmart dominate their sectors. Supply chain continuity is essentially business continuity in this case. That should mean risk assessment and mitigation to make sure everything keeps working. However, supply chain risk … Continue reading

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Risk Management – a Common Factor in Business Continuity Training

While individual DRI courses may focus on specific areas of business continuity, certain topics come up time and time again. It’s because they are fundamental to any effective BC process; risk management is one such topic. Understanding the possibilities of … Continue reading

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From Risk Analysis to Emergency Management – Training Courses with DRI-ANZ

To get up to speed rapidly and effectively in business continuity and disaster recovery, training course given by experienced professional instructors from DRI International are an excellent solution. A flexible, modular approach gives both beginning and experienced BC practitioners the … Continue reading

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