Business Continuity Awareness Week 2011 webcast by Charlie

20 MAY 2011 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Business Impact analysis - A new methodology to define your critical activities, MTPD and RTOsMany business continuity parishioners struggle with their BIA making sure it is aligned to the needs to the business, making sure that it is objective and that meets all the requirements of the relevant business continuity standards they are working to. Too often BI...

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Presentation to Caledonian University's MSc Risk students

20 MAY 2011 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Charlie presented on business continuity at Caledonian University to MSc Risk students. He covered the basics of business continuity, and there was a practical session on BIA with students developing a BIA using their course as the subject. At the end of the session, Charlie presented on the business continuity profession, what qualifications were needed, wh...

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Incident Management training for Chief Executive and Senior Management Team

20 MAY 2011 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

PlanB Consulting was asked to carry out training for the Senior Management Team of a government agency, who had had a number of near misses over the severe winter and wanted to be better prepared to take part in government exercises.Charlie trained them in:1. An introduction to incident management2. Their role in an emergency3. The type of incident which ...

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Its ok we have a standby generator

17 MAY 2011 | POSTED BY PLANB CONSULTING

Many organisation protect themselves against power cuts by use of a standby generator. for their data centres they will use a UPS (uninterruptable power supply)combined with a standby generator. Often these can provide false comfort as they don’t actually work on the day for a variety of reasons, ranging from the generator being unable support the whole buil...

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