CHAPTER 8Business Continuity Plan Documents
DEVELOPING A BUSINESS continuity plan is a must in an organization’s overall efforts to prepare for, respond to, and continue or restore operations following a disaster. Because of an everchanging environment, constantly evolving technology, unforeseen circumstances, and other variables, a plan will not always be 100 percent successful as originally written. However, if it is comprehensive, well-written, and based on a sound planning process, a plan greatly increases the chance for successful response and recovery.
The Purpose of Business Continuity Plans
There is immeasurable value to be gained from the planning process, and a written plan is needed to capture and document the strategies and procedures ...