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Ebola Virus Workplace Preparedness and Response Best Practices

by Business Continuity  |  October 17, 2014

Note: Gartner does not normally post detailed solutions via its publicly available blogs. After all, we are in business to provide solutions to our clients. However, issues of public safety...

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September is National Preparedness Month in the U.S.: Take Advantage of It

by Business Continuity  |  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 Business Continuity  |  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 Business Continuity  |  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 Business Continuity  |  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 Business Continuity  |  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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New "Get Tech Ready" Web Resource from FEMA's Ready Campaign

by Business Continuity  |  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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Gartner's BCM Consultancy Survey, 2011 Report Published

by Business Continuity  |  May 15, 2011

For many organizations, engaging external assistance can often be the step needed to develop, mature and modernize a business continuity management program. Gartner's recent survey of BCM consulting providers and...

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Gartner's BCM Program Maturity Self-Assessment Published

by Business Continuity  |  November 30, 2010

In Q3/2010, Gartner published 18 maturity self-assessment tools under the trade name of ITScore. One of the tools is for BCM: ITScore for Business Continuity Management.  This ITScore-based Maturity Assessment...

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BCM Governance Framework Research Complete – Three Toolkits Available

by Business Continuity  |  October 26, 2010

With the publication of the BCM Policy template on 21 October 2010, Gartner completes its research bundle on the BCM governance framework.  Customers now have access to a definition note...

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