What is BCM? I.There are a plenty of definiton ISO 22301
Intro – What is BCM? II. And there are a plenty of frameworks, standards etc. Big Four scenarioBritish standard BS25999
What really BCM is? Identification of Risks Business Impact Analysis Recovery Strategy Recovery Plan Development Testing & Exercising
Why? I. 2 out of 5 enterprises that experience a disaster, go out of business within 5 years. Business continuity plans and disaster recovery services ensure continuing viability.
Why? II. One of Top IT Priorities for 2010/2011 (by Forrester) Probability of crisis situations isn‘t zero. Crisis situations: „Accident-like“ – for example fire Natural disaster - floods, storm Failure of buildings technology - energy supply And many more In some businesses BCM is mandatory (Czech law – 240/2000 Sb – crisis management)
Why? III. To protect critical business processes from the effects of major failures or disaster To counteract interruptions to business activities Information is the key. And information still grow up … Without information and information technology, we wont be able to have good decisions
HowTo survive a disaster you need: a plan to follow well trained people vital data a place to go
Summary BCM isnt primarily about ICT BCM needs support from top management (CEO, COO, Board) The most important part of BCM are Planning Training Testing Technology is only a tool.