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A New Perspective on Testing The disaster recovery and business continuity mantra has been “Test, Test, Test!” Bill Bedsole reasons that this model is fundamentally flawed and offers a different long-term objective: eliminate the need for as much testing as possible! Click HERE>>

  • Hunting Black Swans in Your Continuity Program
    Volume II, Quarry 6 - Deeper Dives in Wider Terrains: Dive 1. A Black Swan in Business Continuity Management is an untreated point of failure. This is the eighteenth in a series by Kathleen Lucey regarding hunting and mastery of black swans. Click HERE>>
  • FINDER, Technology from a Successful Government Partnership
    NASA and DHS could see FINDER prototype technology transitioned into high-tech search and rescue by the end of the year. Click HERE>>
  • Banking Safety on the 5 Cs
    Effective governance and effective risk management could hinge on the 5 Cs of Competency, Collegiality, Confidentiality, Communication, and Culture. Click HERE>>
  • KISS of Encryption
    The KISS of encryption Keeps It Simple and Strong. Click HERE>>
  • Higher Education Comes to Terms with Emergency Management
    Still in its relative infancy, colleges and universities are adopting best practices and offering degrees in emergency management. Click HERE>>
  • Government Shutdown Has Resulted in Suspension of Chemical Security Protocols
    Government shutdown and furlough of non-essential personnel may have left US chemical sites without anti-terrorism measures in place. Click HERE>>
  • NIST Measure Leaves Stakeholders with Little Choice
    The new NIST cyberattack prevention standards may be voluntary, but failure to comply can have liability consequences. Click HERE>>

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Questions on Emergency Notification—What works? Which features are critical? Costs? This survey, sponsored by ERMS, is designed for peers to learn from peers. Tell us what you think! We will share the results with you. You may win a tablet! Click HERE>>

Get Ready BIG Time!
With the “Office Kit on Wheels-20” you’ll have all the items you need to ensure your office is prepared for any disaster. Packed in a 50 gallon container on wheels, it provides coverage for up to 20 employees. Click HERE>>

Your I&O Transformation Can’t Wait – Taking Charge, Leading Change. Join 40+ Gartner analysts and your I&O peers at Gartner Data Center Conference 2013, December 9 - 12 in Las Vegas. Register now with priority code GARTMP5 and SAVE $300! Click HERE>>

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"Share the Wealth"...Industry Organizations Update
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28th Annual Governor’s Hurricane Conference® - May 11-16, Orlando, FL
GHC is the largest hurricane conference in the nation and the most affordable. Early registration fee is $225. It has the most comprehensive program available. Providing over 300 hours of training and workshops, the GHC is a forum for current trends and topics, tools, and technology. The Training Sessions and Workshops will provide best practices and demonstrate how you might apply them to your organization to improve your disaster response/recovery processes. Click HERE>>

Essex Emergency Breathing Equipment Brochure
Saint Louis, Missouri – Essex Industries has developed a new brochure which covers their complete line of Emergency Breathing Equipment. The brochure includes a handy Smoke Hood Comparison Chart as well as Specifications and Ordering Information for the different models. Essex Industries is a supplier to the Aerospace and Defense market, providing platform controls, aircraft components and liquid oxygen systems for life support and ground support systems. Click HERE>>



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