Business Continuity Planning

This list is under construction. It was last updated on 12 April 2000.

Organization and Resource Links

Business Continuity Institute
(A) professional knowledge and performance standards, extensive glossary, business continuity benchmarking software, description of three level membership criteria which serve as certification scheme
(A-) extensive international directory of organizations and services, employment section, small selection of article reprints, list and content of courses taught, members only incident database
Disaster Recovery Institute International
(A+) detailed standards of professional practice, code of ethics, detailed instructions and requirements for three levels of Certified Business Continuity Professional certification, bibliography
Tips for Prepping Data Center Disaster Recovery Teams
(C+) short, simplistic list of basic steps any deployable recovery team should follow -- valid information, but not much of it
Business Continuity Plan Template
(B+) a template format for a standard business continuity plan with all sections in a logical order and a brief description of the contents of each section
Harris Disaster Recovery Associates
(A-) corporate mission, list of business continuity auditing, planning, training, and exercise services, detailed information on requirements and procedure for Certified Recovery Planner certification
Contingency Planning and Management
(A) extensive selection of fact sheets on disruption defense, informal magazine-conducted survey results, current magazine and searchable article archive, large directory of services and suppliers
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