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Think Your Business Continuity Plan Is Complete?

Your business continuity team has brought you the company’s new, improved, revised, or updated business continuity (BC) plans. Nice plans – comprehensive, lots of information about assignments, call trees, contact lists, etc. and they’re all up-to-date. Your staff assures you that they have addressed all of the priorities and requirements defined from your business impact […]

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Sungard Availability Services Named A “Leader” In Gartner Magic Quadrant for its Assurance Continuity Manager!

Customer responsiveness: those two words capture the Assurance Continuity Manager’s journey since its inception last year. The team I get to work and play with – product management, sales support, professional services, sales, and consulting – all embodies the spirit of customer engagement. You spoke. We listened. We at Sungard Availability Services are pleased to […]

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Author: Sue Poremba on

5 Information Security Breaches You’ve Never Heard About…But Should Have

In late August, there was a report that Dairy Queen was the latest victim of a information security breach affecting credit and debit cards. Except nobody from Dairy Queen has actually confirmed the breach, saying because the stores are franchised and the franchises aren’t required to report security problems, there is no way of knowing […]

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Author: Michelle Atwood on

Are Working Moms The “Mother” Of BC/DR?

Working moms spend every waking minute striving to keep their family life and work responsibilities—sometimes simultaneously—up and running. They run their lives based on contingency plans for the “what-if” scenarios and recovery plans from the inevitable everyday disasters, all with the goal of minimal impact to home and workplace operations. If you’re out there earning […]

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