Ok so in this morning session we are going to dip into the process of creating a DR plan. We will start with a definition of DR planning Then we will look at How you go about creating your plan Then how to keep the plan up to date Finally Ten steps to get you started.
Disaster recovery is the process, policies and procedures related to preparing for recovery or continuation of technology infrastructure critical to an organisation after a natural or human-induced disaster. Disaster recovery is a subset of business continuity. While business continuity involves planning for keeping all aspects of a business functioning in the midst of disruptive events, disaster recovery focuses on the IT or technology systems that support business function
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40 % of organisations that shut-down three days or more failed with in 36 months Contingency Planning and Management Magazine
Disaster Recovery for Charities
Disaster Recovery Planning For Charities David Watson Indigo
Introductions – David Watson <ul><li>Managing Director Indigo Group
Regulatory Requirements <ul><li>Who is responsible for risk management in a charity?
The responsibility for the management and control of a charity rests with the trustee body and therefore their involvement in the key aspects of the risk management process is essential, particularly in setting the parameters of the process and reviewing and considering the results.
What are the legal requirements for charities in relation to risk management?
Charities that are required by law to have their accounts audited must make a risk management statement in their trustees' annual report confirming that '...the charity trustees have given consideration to the major risks to which the charity is exposed and satisfied themselves that systems or procedures are established in order to manage those risks.' (Charities (Accounts and Reports) Regulations 2008
Major risks are those risks that have a major impact and a probable or highly probable likelihood of occurring. If they occurred they would have a major impact on some or all of the following areas: </li><ul><ul><li>governance;