Business continuity management is the strategic and tactical capability of the organisation to plan for and respond to incidents and business disruptions in order to continue business operations at an acceptable predefined level. In other words, BCM builds resilience into the business to survive disruption and continue essential services until business as usual can be resumed.
Datacom provides business continuity management services, usually as part of a wider consulting package. The process that Datacom follows is aligned to the following industry standards:
1. Business Continuity Institute Good Practice Guideline 2010 Global Edition
2. British Standard BS 25999-1:2006
3. ISO 3100:2009 Risk Management - Principles and Guidelines
The process involves the following stages: