4 Recurring Themes from BCI World 2019
It is now late November, after digesting my BCI World experience from November 5th and 6th at the Novotel London West Hotel, I wanted to reflect on some of the key discussions we had with the hundreds of…Elaine Tomlin, MBCI | Nov 26, 2019
Business Continuity Software – More than “Just Plans”
I had a conference call last Friday with a very experienced professional regarding the purpose and intent of business continuity software. She made an interesting comment, in which she proclaimed, “It’s all about the recovery plans.” I…Brian Zawada, FBCI | Mar 06, 2018
Avalution Opens European Headquarters in Dublin, Ireland
For over 12 years, Avalution has been laser focused on business continuity, and, until recently, Avalution delivered consulting services and supported our Catalyst SaaS solution with resources based solely in the United States. We’ve become the leading…Brian Zawada, FBCI | Oct 30, 2017
How, When, and If to Implement Business Continuity Software
Business continuity planning software can add significant value if it complements a strong program that has management support, competent personnel, and the information necessary to establish requirements, identify strategies, and document plans. While software will not “do…Avalution Team | May 12, 2014
Supporting IT Disaster Recovery Planning – A CMDB versus Traditional Business Continuity Software
Recently, a question was raised by a client regarding whether it would be better to create a method to manage technical information in support of the IT disaster recovery planning effort, acquire and implement a commercial Configuration…Avalution Team | Mar 31, 2014
Business Continuity & IT Disaster Recovery – Should You Start From a Blank Page?
Building a business continuity program (or anything worthwhile for that matter) takes time and dedication. It also requires compromises – constantly balancing what is practical and what is possible to protect the business. BUT – it’s important…Rob Giffin | Sep 09, 2013
Business Continuity Tools for Small Businesses – We Can Do Better!
Last month, we published a perspective (Business Continuity for Small Businesses – We Can Do Better!) on how most small and medium-sized organizations escape the complexity of larger organizations and thus have the opportunity to implement streamlined…Avalution Team | Mar 16, 2012
Business Continuity for Small Businesses – We Can Do Better!
If you have less than 500 employees, odds are you don’t have someone working full-time on business continuity. And, unless regulations require you to perform planning in some manner, your organization may not have a business continuity…Rob Giffin | Feb 23, 2012