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What About BYOD, Company-Sponsored Backup and Insurance Policy Considerations? #Sandy #HurricaneSandy #SuperstormSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 7, 2012

With BYOD and telework gaining in adoption in the U.S., the question arises as to how much the employer is willing to provide backup and recovery support for personal devices...

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A Post from My Colleague Bill Menezes: What Cellphone Carriers Say About Hurricane Recovery #Sandy #HurricaneSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 7, 2012

  Sandy’s impact on mobile wireless service was, if anything, a reminder that the best backup systems will never replace the need for redundant communications channels when it comes to...

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Superstorm Sandy: November 2, 2012 Gartner Blog Post Summary #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 2, 2012

One of the things I take seriously as a part of my job is making it easy for Gartner clients to get access to our research in a timely manner....

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A Post from My Colleague Jay Heiser: How much emergency power does your home phone have? #Sandy #HurricaneSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 2, 2012

How much emergency power does your home phone have? by Jay Heiser  |  November 2, 2012  |  Submit a Comment Our home telephone is totally dependent upon the electrical power grid, and a lead acid...

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How much emergency power does your home phone have?

by Jay Heiser  |  November 2, 2012

Our home telephone is totally dependent upon the electrical power grid, and a lead acid battery of unknown age is all that stands between us and total loss of external...

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Location Intelligence: Keeping Track of Covered Assets for Property Insurance Purposes #Sandy #HurricaneSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 2, 2012

I was wondering how insurance companies keep track of all their covered assets and then assess the damage due to catastrophic events such as Superstorm Sandy. Clearly such storms generate...

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A Post from My Colleague Stan Aronow: Recovering Your Supply Chain in Times of Disaster #Sandy #HurricaneSandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 2, 2012

After the Japan-based earthquake and tsunami of March, 2011, the Gartner Supply Chain Research team published a short guide for managing through large-scale supply chain disruptions.  As the impacts of...

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Superstorm Sandy: November 1, 2012 Gartner Blog Post Summary #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 1, 2012

One of the things I take seriously as a part of my job is making it easy for Gartner clients to get access to our research in a timely manner....

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Post-Sandy Advisory #2: How to Recharge Your Cell Phone in Unique Ways #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 1, 2012

We thought it was time for a bit of light-hearted but practical advice to our readers. So - my colleagues and I researched various ways to recharge your cell phone...

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A Post from My Colleague John Morency: Workarea Recovery Provider Assessment Questions #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 1, 2012

Workarea Recovery Provider Assessment Questions John P. Morency, Research VP As a result of Superstorm Sandy, we are getting calls from our clients impacted by the storm asking about mobile...

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