Preparing For The Next Disaster: 3 Business Lessons From Texas’s Winter Power Outages

By John Beattie, Sungard Availability Services: Many organizations think they’re prepared for a disaster since they invest good money on plans and capabilities. But are they prepared to recover when faced with compound disruptive events such as COVID-19 workplace restrictions, severe weather and a declarable IT disaster? Few among us have

2021 Continuity Insights Management Conference to Be Held Live, In-Person

After staging its annual Management Conference and New York events virtually in 2020 due to the Coronavirus, Continuity Insights is excited to return to a live, in-person event for 2021. The Continuity Insights 2021 Management Conference is scheduled for October 4-6 at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, MN. The level of enthusiasm

The Importance of Cyber Risk Quantification

This insightful article from TechRepublic discusses the importance of cyber risk quantification, “prioritizing risks according to their potential for financial loss, thus allowing responsible people in a company to create budgets based on mitigation strategies that afford the best protection and return on investment.” Contributing writer Michael Kassner defines cyber risk

AlertMedia Announces New Global Threat Intelligence Division

AlertMedia, the world’s leading emergency communication provider, has announced the launch of its new threat intelligence division with faster, broader, and more relevant coverage about a wide range of global and local events. Staffed by a dedicated team of intelligence analysts providing human-verified alerts 24/7, the division has more than doubled