Date Added: Nov 2009
The importance of data processing in today's business environment is increasing and it is clear that business operations as well as the associated data-processing sequences must be secured against every possible contingency to provide continuous uptime. The combination of policies, processes, and equipment required to achieve the goal of continuous data operations has come to be known as business continuity management. Business continuity is not just concerned with IT infrastructure and data processing. It also includes manual and automatic IT systems as well as the human involvement within a business.