ISO 22301

  • ISO 22301’s Relationship to BS 25999-2 and Other Standards

    Similar to other management systems standards, ISO 22301 is based on the ‘Plan-Do-Check-Act’ model that seeks to improve – in a continual manner – the effectiveness of the organization’s performance through proficient planning, implementation, supervision, review and…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Jan 14, 2013
  • ISO 22301 – Misconceptions and Clarifications

    Guest Post by Barry Cardoza, CBCP Original Publish Date: September 2012 (before ISO 22313 was published) For those who had hoped (as I had) that the final version of the International Organization for Standardization’s ISO 22301 would…

  • Why You Should Pay Attention to Business Continuity Standards (Even If You Aren’t Seeking Certification)

    Standards…ugh! Even though the business continuity profession appears to be paying some attention to the topics of standards development and organizational certification, you may be tempted to skip over these articles and ignore the opportunity to review…

    Avalution Team Avalution Team | Dec 13, 2012
  • Using ISO 27031 to Guide IT Disaster Recovery Alignment with ISO 22301

    Many organizations struggle to define the best method to meet business expectations regarding information technology (IT) recovery. ISO 27031 provides guidance to business continuity and IT disaster recovery professionals on how to plan for IT continuity and…

    Avalution Team Avalution Team | Nov 09, 2012
  • Don’t Reinvent – Be Successful by Leveraging “Non-Business Continuity” Tools and Methodologies

    A critical and foundational element of business continuity planning is a clear understanding of the business environment, together with the critical products and services and processes that contribute to the creation of business value.  To recover successfully,…

    Avalution Team Avalution Team | Sep 18, 2012
  • How to Determine Risk Appetite in the Context of Business Continuity

    The introduction of ISO 22301 (Societal security – Requirements – Business continuity management system) more closely aligns business continuity to the broader risk management discipline.  A major contributor to this alignment is the standard’s requirement to understand…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Jul 02, 2012
  • Organizational Resilience: What it could, or should, mean in the standards landscape

    As Posted in the Digital Edition of Continuity Insights Magazine Admittedly, I wrote this article to better get my mind around the swirling debate regarding the concept of organizational resilience and what it means – or better…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Apr 04, 2012
  • An Update on TC 223 and ISO 22301

    Online Exclusive – as published on drj.com  | Updated June 2012 [EDITOR’S NOTE – Brian Zawada is a member of the US Technical Advisory Group to ISO Technical Committee 223. Zawada participated in the 2011 and 2012 meetings as a…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Aug 11, 2011