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Survey finds ‘major shortcomings in the management and control of companies’ mission critical systems’

Coromatic has published the results of its annual critical facilities site management survey that covers operations and maintenance of mission critical facilities. The survey, which has been conducted among site managers in 24 countries across the globe, reveals major shortcomings in the management and control of companies’ mission critical systems.

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The winners of the BCI European Awards

The 2016 BCI European Awards were presented on June 2nd at an event in Dublin, Republic of Ireland. The Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in Europe.

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Business Continuity Institute to revise its Good Practice Guidelines

The Business Continuity Institute’s Good Practice Guidelines are the ‘body of knowledge for good business continuity practice worldwide’ and sit at the core of BCI training and certification. The latest issue was published in 2013 and the BCI has just announced that a revision will take place, to be available in 2017.

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A methodology for business continuity gap analysis

Whether as a step towards ISO 22301 certification or as a means to improve the current business continuity management program, a gap analysis is an effective method of identifying areas of the BCMS needing attention. In this article Chris Alvord, Jayne Howe and Bob Draper from Austin Risk Consultants describe a method for an external business continuity gap analysis.

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