2018 Global Risk and Resilience Trends Report

Developed by the DRI Future Vision Committee, the DRI International 2018 Global Risk and Resilience Trends Report provides a global perspective and comprehensive trends analysis of how resilience professionals view their industry and the external factors that are shaping it. The 4th annual report is now available as a free download

6 Non-Emergency Uses for Your Mass Notification System

By Jeremy L. Smith, Motorola Solutions – While one of the primary uses of a Mass Notification System (MNS) is for emergencies like evacuations, lockdowns, disaster response coordination, etc., we continue to be intrigued by the variety of different and creative ways users rely on their MNS for much more –

Author, Technologist, and Entrepreneur Pete O’Dell to Keynote CIMC 2019 New Orleans

Cloud Risk – Chance of Showers

Continuity Insights has announced that internationally known author, technologist, and entrepreneur Pete O’Dell, will be the opening keynote for the 2019 Continuity Insights Management Conference, scheduled for April 15-17, in New Orleans. The conference will take place at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel. O’Dell is the author of Cyber 24-7:

Intelligence Sourcing During a Crisis

Continuity Insights has announced a new addition to it webinar series. Intelligence Sourcing During a Crisis will be presented on Wednesday, December 5 at 2:00 p.m., and is open to all business continuity and disaster recovery professionals. Situational awareness is never more critical than during a crisis. As the risk level

First BCI Continuity and Resilience Report

Highlighting the role of business continuity and its relationship with other management functions within the organization, such as information security, risk management or physical security, the Business Continuity Institute has released the first Continuity & Resilience Report: Raising the Impact of Business Continuity. The research addresses a range of issues to

Can Ethical Hacking Improve IT Security?

First, a definition. What is ethical hacking? More commonly known as “penetration testing,” ethical hacking involves purposeful “hacking” into a computer network, the act of locating weaknesses and vulnerabilities of computer and information systems by duplicating the intent and actions of malicious hackers by a qualified person for purposes of

Program Announced for the 2019 Continuity Insights Management Conference

Continuity Insights has announced the full conference program, including speakers, sessions, plenaries, and panel discussions for the 2019 Continuity Insights Management Conference, taking place April 15-17, at the Hilton Riverside New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana. The preliminary schedule kicks off on Sunday, April 14 with a selection of pre-conference workshops and