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CISSP in 21 Days - Second Edition by M. L. Srinivasan

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Disaster Recovery Planning (DRP)

Disaster recovery is a process that enables the business to recover from an event that affects the normal business operations for a prolonged period of time.

At this point, I would like to highlight the similarities and differences between BCP and DRP processes:

  • Both BCP and DRP are targeted at continuity or the resumption of business processes, as the case may be.
  • Both the processes address the actions to be taken when an incident happens or a disruptive event strikes.
  • BCP focuses on the continuity of business processes. For example, power failure is an incident. It is not a disastrous event. BCP will address this using continuity processes such as an Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) system or a power generator. However, ...

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