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

by Roberta J. Witty  |  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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September is National Preparedness Month in the U.S.: Take Advantage of It

by Roberta J. Witty  |  September 4, 2012

It’s September. Kids are back to school and we adults have an internal clock driving us to start something new. BCM professionals can take advantage of this quest by leveraging...

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Tales from the Road: April/2012 Continuity Insights Conference

by Roberta J. Witty  |  April 23, 2012

The April/2012 Continuity Insights Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona was a great mix of foundational and advanced topics in business continuity management (BCM). PS-Prep even had its own track! I couldn’t...

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Gartner's Emergency/Mass Notification Market Analysis Reports Are Published!

by Roberta J. Witty  |  March 27, 2012

It took some time, but we published four new notes regarding the emergency/mass notification market. Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services Published: 8 March 2012 ID:G00217610   Analyst(s): Roberta J....

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Attend Your Local ACP Tabletop Exercise! You Will Learn A Lot (and in the safety of a non-workplace environment)

by Roberta J. Witty  |  September 28, 2011

On Tuesday September 20, 2011, I attended my local CT ACP chapter’s annual tabletop exercise. Hosted at Northeast Utilities, the ACP management team in conjunction with NU’s BCM team, conducted...

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What's Changed in BCM Since 9/11: A Ten Year Review

by Roberta J. Witty  |  September 13, 2011

Anniversaries of major events - personal and public - trigger much reflection on what has changed since the event, and 9/11 is no different. I went back to my experience...

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REPOST: U.S Again Under Threat: Published 9 September 2011 > Homeland Security Newswire

by Roberta J. Witty  |  September 9, 2011

Nice explanations provided for "Specific" and "credible" in the body:  http://www.homelandsecuritynewswire.com/us-again-under-threat U.S again under threat Published 9 September 2011 New York City and the District of Columbia respond to "specific,...

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New "Get Tech Ready" Web Resource from FEMA's Ready Campaign

by Roberta J. Witty  |  August 31, 2011

Ensuring your staff is prepared and safe before, during and after a disaster goes a long way in ensuring workforce resilience - in other words, that your workforce will be...

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Surviving Hurricane Irene: What Worked, What Didn't, What Was New?

by Roberta J. Witty  |  August 30, 2011

As most of us are now on the other side of Hurricane Irene, we want to ask everyone what recovery controls worked, which didn't and which were new for your...

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Best Practices for IT Organizations in Response to the 'Rolling Blackouts'

by Roberta J. Witty  |  May 18, 2011

The rolling blackouts designed to conserve electricity following the earthquake and tsunami in northern Japan continue to present serious challenges for enterprises. Gartner's best practices can help IT organizations protect...

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