Standards

  • The Basics of ISO 31000 – Risk Management

    After approval by the ISO member bodies, the ISO Technical Management Board Working Group on risk management released ISO 31000:2009, Risk Management – Principles and Guidelines in November of 2009. The authors designed the standard to be…

    Avalution Team Avalution Team | Jan 19, 2011
  • Standards: It’s Time to Get Off the Sidelines

    When speaking about business continuity standards, we frequently hear the following feedback: “I am waiting for the ‘dust to settle’ on the development of the standards and for one to be chosen by the industry as the…

    Avalution Team Avalution Team | Nov 11, 2010
  • PS-Prep – Myth or Fact

    Having attended a number of conferences recently – many of which were focused on topics other than business continuity and disaster recovery – I’ve found that the amount of discussion regarding PS-PREP has increased substantially over the…

    Brian Zawada, FBCI Brian Zawada, FBCI | Mar 16, 2010
  • NFPA 1600 2010 Edition: What You Need to Know

    NFPA 1600 is a “Disaster / Emergency Management and Business Continuity” standard published by the National Fire Protection Association that was originally released in 1995.  The original iteration focused on tactical issues associated with disaster management.  However,…

    Avalution Team Avalution Team | Jan 28, 2010