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CISA® Certified Information Systems Auditor®: Study Guide, Third Edition by David Cannon

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Debunking the Myths

In a holistic view, business continuity is a modern evolution of executive scenario planning. Consider this analogy: In the ocean, a shark has to continually be on the move or it may die. The same could be said of business in this world of increased competition. Executives are forced to focus on generating new opportunities whether the market is up or down. Choices at the executive level boil down to two options: increase revenue or cut costs. The revenue pressures and contract performance issues exist 365 days a year in contrast to physical disasters, which occur far less frequently.

To accomplish revenue goals, a savvy executive is willing to pursue more business than the organization has previously managed to deliver. Would ...

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