Disaster Resource Guide: Your Source for Business Continuity
The GUIDE is the most comprehensive source for crisis/emergency management and business continuity information. The online DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE is set up to help you find information, vendors, organizations and many resources to help you prepare for (mitigate) or recover from any type of natural or other type of disaster. The GUIDE will help you keep your business running, your government agency operational, no matter what!

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Press Releases

Survey: How Does Supply Chain Impact Your Organization?
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Independent Telcos Tap New Revenue, Reduce “Sunny Day” Outage Exposure
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DRI International Announces New Resilience Awards
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National Emergency Management Association (NEMA) Forum
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2015 National Preparedness Month (NPM)
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Mid Atlantic Disaster Recovery Association’s September Meeting
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Buffalo Computer Graphics' DisasterLAN Excels During High Water Exercise
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Emergency/Incident Management Software Survey

Thanks to hundreds of participants worldwide who completed our important survey on emergency/incident management software!  The Executive Summary of results is available on our website and a link to a more comprehensive report is available in the Summary. Questions the survey addressed include: What is important/not important; what are the costs and benefits; how complex is the software? Share the Executive Summary link with colleagues! Click HERE>>

BCM Software Product Spotlight

This special issue of the Continuity eGUIDE focuses on business continuity management planning software. The eight companies featured have technology solutions for the public and private sectors. Highlights include a "Demos and Videos" page and a Gartner report on BCM Software. Click HERE>>

16th Annual Edition Mailing

The 16th annual edition of the Disaster Resource GUIDE has been mailed to US subscribers.  It contains 178 pages with hundreds of companies, associations, conferences--loads of resources to help you stay operational no matter what! If you have not subscribed, then sign up here so you will not miss future editions! If you missed the 16th edition mailing, individual copies can be purchased by contacting the publisher with the "Contact Us" form below. You can also access the digital versions online at the link below. To subscribe, Click HERE>>

Digital Versions
Recent Disaster Resource GUIDEs

Can't find your copy of a recent Disaster Resource GUIDE? You can find recent editions of the GUIDE HERE>>

DRJ website to offer Disaster Resource GUIDE vendor directory!

DRJ has, for over 20 years, produced the leading DR and BC conferences, with over 3,000 attendees at their two annual events, and also publishes the quarterly Disaster Recovery Journal. Would you like to feature your company in this new directory? Contact us for details today!

IEMA’s Ready to Respond Campus Program

With recent events in Oregon bringing a sobering look to the need for school emergency response, here is a look at the Ready to Respond Campus program. Click HERE>>

FirstNet Moves Forward

FirstNet, an interoperable communications network accessible by first responders, has taken a step forward with key elements of its Request for Proposals and other provisions. Click HERE>>

The Wolf in the Fold

According to a recent Ponemon Institute survey of federal IT workers, government employees see cybersecurity issues as more likely to originate from within their own agencies. Click HERE>>

The Chief Marketing Officer and Cybersecurity

How your CMO can—and should—play a critical role in your cybersecurity front line. Click HERE>>

Not a Story about a Hurricane

A post mortem on forecasts and media coverage on Tropical Storm Erika brings up some interesting questions. Click HERE>>

A Study in Federal Funding

For those interested in getting funding for public programs, here’s how one of the largest fire departments in the U.S. made its case to the Homeland Security Committee. Click HERE>>

Safety FirstNet

Congress has mandated the building of FirstNet, a national, interoperable broadband communications network accessible by first responders across the country. Click HERE>>

Hackers Hold Police Hostage

Panelists at a recent cybersecurity conference discussed the rise of ransomware. Click HERE>>

White Papers

Addressing the Roadblocks to Application Recovery through Integrated Recovery Management
Integrated recovery management is a proven strategy for achieving the recoverability requirements of business managers while lowering IT and recovery costs across the organization and provide insight, protection and assurance related to critical enterprise data. For the White Paper, click HERE>>

The Three Pillars of Trust
Adopting a New Service Architecture for Trusted Transactions with Government on the Internet
For the Booz Allen Hamilton White Paper, click HERE>>

Business Continuity Resources
A number of free resources for business continuity planning are available for experienced or beginning BC planners. Click HERE>>

Interoperable Mission Critical Broadband/Narrowband Solution for Public Safety Communications
The need for anytime, anywhere access to information has extended from the general public to the public safety community. The growing requirement for secure access to data intensive resources is driving the demand for a nationwide public safety broadband network. For the White Paper, click HERE>>

The “Gotchas” of Backup and Recovery
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Twelve Details that Make a Significant Difference
Whether it’s extreme weather or security threats, the need for emergency notification at colleges and universities is greater than ever. For this White Paper, click HERE>>

Five Critical Business Areas where DR/VFI Delivers Real Value
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