eGUIDE 1/4/12

Int’l. Disaster Conference & Exhibition. Jan. 17-19. New Orleans, LA. IDCE2012 delivers an uprecedented list of the most distinguished, accomplished leaders in our field. Network with industry peers from all disciplines of the disaster cycle and have your voice heard. Click HERE>>

What Is the Purpose of a Business Impact Analysis (BIA)? In this Video Expert clip, Morris Davis explains how the purpose of a BIA is to ensure your business continuity plan focuses on the essential things needed for your business to survive after a catastrophic event. Click HERE>>

  • Visit the Disaster Resource GUIDE Website for Educational Videos
    We have 21 videos at our website with interesting lessons to learn on topics sometimes overlooked in Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, Emergency Management, et al. Take advantage of this free resource to find out if your plans cover everything! Click HERE>>
  • NYC Saves Money by Helping Smaller Communities with Flood Control
    New York City’s watershed program represents a model disaster prevention plan that helps towns prepare for future flooding disasters. Click HERE>>
  • Three Steps to Better Data Security
    Don’t let your business’ crucial intellectual property be stolen by cyber thieves. Find out three simple steps you can take to prevent and/or recover from a breach. Click HERE>>
  • Using Games to Educate About Disaster Preparedness
    An innovative disaster preparedness program includes “serious games” that highlight how to be properly prepared and then react to disaster. Click HERE>>
  • 5 Cybersecurity Lessons for 2012
    After many companies suffered data breaches during 2011, several hard lessons were learned. Get a jumpstart on protecting your business during 2012. Click HERE>>
  • What’s in Store for 2012?
    As survivalists prepare for the end of the world, scientists from NASA and other institutions say we should focus on real-world disaster preparedness. Click HERE>>
  • Issues Predicted to Affect Business Continuity Professionals in 2012
    Businesses should look toward creating resilient processes, focus on information security, and look to the cloud for mission-critical operational support. Click HERE>>

WHAT'S NEW? Let us know about your upcoming events.

Comprehensive BCM Program template is a complete program for business that includes advice for all development. Planning can be extremely overwhelming... But this template makes it easy for you! Standard language enables quick review. Click HERE>>

Small Business Plan Template Just fill in the blanks! DSPN offers a simple, affordable and self-paced template to combine business recovery plans with emergency response plans. Available in IBM® or Macintosh® in Microsoft Word® format. Click HERE>>

DRJ: The World's Largest BC/DR Conference Save the Date. Mar. 25 - 28, 2012: Orlando. Backed by 20+ years of experience, Spring World 2012 offers the most educational opportunities, networking events and cutting-edge information available. Click HERE>>

Is your company not listed? Would you like it to be?
Contact Us>> to learn how to be included!!

Looking for a product or service? You have come to the right place! Click on the products of interest and link directly to hundreds of suppliers featured in the Online GUIDE.

To see all categories, Click HERE>>

Air Conditioning Equipment
* Alternate Sites * Architecture & Engineering * Awareness Programs * Business Continuation Services * Communications Equipment/Services * Computer & Data Center Equipment/Services * Computer Software * Consulting & Planning * Crisis Communications * Critical Incident & Emergency Response * Educational Resources * Emergency & Safety Equipment * Environmental Equipment/Services * Facility Mitigation/Safety * Fire Safety * Information Security * Insurance & Risk Management * Natural Disaster Mitigation * Off-Site Storage * On-Site Storage * Power Equipment/Services * Printing & Mailing Services * Rental Equipment/Services * Resources * Restoration * Security * Terrorism Prevention & Countermeasures * Training * Trauma Counseling

"Share the Wealth"...Industry Organizations Update
Click HERE>>

Data Center’s Standby Power System is “Money In the Bank” for Financial Company
Columbus, GA – Synovus is a financial services company that includes 30 Southeastern banking divisions, trust brokerages and mortgage companies, plus a credit/debit card processing company. The company recently constructed a new mission-critical data center in Columbus to handle its e-banking, telecom and ATM transactions, and it chose emergency standby generator sets from MTU Onsite Energy to prevent any loss of services or data in the event of a utility outage. Click HERE>>

Cassidian Comm. CORP25 LMR System Acceptance Declared by City of Richardson
The acceptance of the CORP25 digital, trunked, P25 Land Mobile Radio (LMR) network by the City of Richardson, Texas confirms delivery and full compliance of the turnkey, simulcast, Project 25 (P25)-based radio network according to the City’s operational requirements. The CORP25 solution includes hardware, software, system engineering, installation and optimization, as well as long-term Managed Services, and 7/24 maintenance and support. Click HERE>>

Energy Plus Deploys SunGard’s Enterprise Cloud Services
Wayne, PA – For most organizations, a successful cloud computing implementation requires connecting the cloud to existing computing environments. Energy Plus Holdings LLC, one of the nation’s fastest-growing energy companies, is adopting a hybrid cloud model for running production applications that utilizes both SunGard’s Enterprise Cloud Services and existing managed services the company employs from SunGard. Click HERE>>

Based on the philosophy of "working together", the weekly Continuity e-GUIDE provides a concise seven-day snapshot of the business continuity and emergency management industry from around the world right down to the local level.

We are still receiving subscriptions for the 2011/12 DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE (15th annual Edition). Click HERE>>