University of Eastern Finland
The authors are living in time where the impact on continuity still grows both on the side their personal lives and business activities. In the same time different international, regional, national, state and private organizations initiated to provide different actions and regulations in order to find the best solutions of this situation. The result is that there exist the whole set of different views over this problem. The main aim of this paper is to map this situation, to provide the general framework of Business Continuity Management (BCM) and to discuss its main parts and their mutual relationships.