Disaster Recovery Journal and Continuity Insights Pledge Unity During the COVID-19 Crisis

(ST. LOUIS, MO AND PHILADELPHIA, PA, April 1, 2020) – Bob Arnold, president of the Disaster Recovery Journal and Robert Nakao, publisher of Continuity Insights, have announced a collaboration of resources to ensure that Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery professionals are well-informed as they combat the COVID-19 crisis. The challenges of business continuity

Swan Island Networks Launches TX Global Alerting Service for COVID-19 and Emerging Risks

SaaS security intelligence provider Swan Island Networks has announced the introduction of its TX Global Alerting Service which provides credible, curated, targeted intelligence about COVID-19 and other global threats at affordable price points. Monthly offerings for TX Global are available at $99/month and $249/month. “In a rapidly evolving global crisis such as

Is Your Work-at-Home Environment Cyber Safe?

There’s nothing wrong in finding comfort from working from home. It’s comfortable. But before you get too comfortable, make sure you’re keeping your devices safe from cyber threats. The SoS Daily News has compiled some tips to help keep us and our organizations safe from cyber thieves starting with up-to-date antivirus

Free COVID-19 Management System Available

Adaptive BC Solutions is providing their COVID-19 Management System™ free to business continuity professionals. The system was built from the ground up with the sole purpose of helping organizations manage COVID-19. The Adaptive COVID-19 Management System features a wide range of functionality created specifically to manage COVID-19 including: Situation reporting (SitReps)

Writing a Coronavirus Management Plan in 7 Steps

As prepared as you organization may, you most likely didn’t anticipate the Coronavirus. Patrick Gray, contributing writer for TechRepublic, has compiled a relatively straightforward response for creating a COVID-19 management plan. To guide your response he has outlined the following seven steps: Determine your guiding principles Sacrifice the perfect for the

Everbridge Launches COVID-19 Shield SaaS and Rapid Deployment Templates to Protect People, Maintain Operations Amid Pandemic

Critical event management firm Everbridge has announced the has launch of COVID-19 Shield, a new set of Coronavirus Protection Solutions designed to protect the safety of employees and customers, maintain business operations, safeguard supply chains, and reduce costs and liabilities stemming from the impact of the global coronavirus pandemic. Drawing upon

Follow a Five-Phase Approach for Resilient Business Models During Coronavirus Disruptions

A five-phase strategic and systematic approach to strengthen the resilience of organizations’ current business models is key to continuity of operations during the coronavirus pandemic, according to Gartner, Inc. “Companies tend to have traditional strategies and plans that focus on the continuity of the resources and processes but omit the business model,”

Zerto Announces Partnership with Google Cloud and Deeper Integration with Azure, AWS and VMware

IT resilience firm Zerto has announced the general availability of Zerto 8.0, expanding disaster recovery, data protection, and mobility for hybrid and multi-cloud environments with strategic partners. Zerto 8.0 introduces new integration with Google Cloud, deeper integrations with Azure, AWS public cloud platforms, and new innovations with VMware. Zerto 8.0 brings