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A Post from My Colleague Andrew Walls: The New Normal: Social Media for Corporate Communications

by Business Continuity  |  November 16, 2012

Over the last five years considerable attention has been paid to the rise of public social media as the dominant tool for communications during large scale disasters. In major crises such as...

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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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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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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 Jack Santos: Sandy, the Nexus and Telework #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  November 1, 2012

Sandy and the Nexus by Jack Santos  |  November 1, 2012  |  Submit a Comment Made it home from our US Orlando Symposium conference last week – expecting a quick turnaround to the Symposium conference...

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Superstorm Sandy: October 31, 2012 Gartner Blog Post Summary #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  October 31, 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 Allen Weiner: Lack of Social Media May Foil Free Taco Marketing Plan (this is about Hurricane Sandy) #Sandy

by Business Continuity  |  October 31, 2012

Lack of Social Media May Foil Free Taco Marketing Plan by Allen Weiner  |  October 29, 2012  |  Submit a Comment Smart digital marketers take into account many contingencies, and often even plan for the...

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