Assurance, Avalution, & Clearview Combined as Castellan Solutions

Three of the leading providers of global business continuity management software and services – Assurance Software, Avalution Consulting, and ClearView Continuity – have officially rebranded as Castellan Solutions. Historically, a Castellan was a real person whose job it was to anticipate threats and ensure that the castle, its surrounding territory, and

Phishing For Info: Brand Name Spoofs Steal Your Data

Cybercriminals are continuing their brazen attempts to steal your data under the guise of some of the biggest brand names in the world.Google, Amazon, WhatsApp, Facebook, and Microsoft headline Check Point Research’s second quarter list of companies ripe for impersonation are being used as bait for spoofed (fake) websites. Check Point’s

Updated Business Continuity Maturity Model Program Available

Virtual Corporation has launched a new version of its free Continuity Maturity Model (BCMM®) assessment tool which is used to help organizations measure the quality and maturity of its BCM Program against existing standards, guidelines, and best practices. The new “BCMM Online” is based within Virtual’s business continuity software tool- Sustainable

New Book: Business Continuity Exercises: Quick Exercises to Validate Your Plan

Rothstein Publishing has announced the November 2020 release of Business Continuity Exercises: Quick Exercises to Validate Your Plan. The new book is authored by Charlie Maclean-Bristol, MA (Hons), PgD, FBCI, FEPS. Is exercising your continuity program too time-consuming, costly, or difficult to justify in the face of conflicting organizational priorities or

Participate in the 2020 Event Impact Management Study

BC Management has announced that it is currently conducting its 9th Edition Event Impact Management 2020 study in partnership with Witt O’Brien’s. The annual study quantifies the various types of economic impacts on a business due to disruptive events and identifies year-over-year trends. Data points will combine responses from global executives and

New White Paper: Digital Transformation in the New Normal

Digital Transformation in the New Normal: The Importance of Building Resilient Businesses, a new white paper from Everbridge, outlines how to adapt your business to the changing landscape. Few ideas have captured the imagination of business leaders as much as digital transformation, or the reinvention of processes, customer interactions, and transactions

10 Tips to Know: #BeCyberSmart to Be Cyber Secure

As National Cybersecurity Awareness Month winds down, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 5 office wants everyone to Do Your Part. #BeCyberSmart and get the resources you need to be safe online. “Protecting against potential cyberattacks should be a part of everyone’s overall disaster preparedness plan,” said Kevin M. Sligh,

CI New York Conference Wrapping Up Inspirational Learning, Networking Experience

Strategies for the ultimate resilient organization, a top-flight keynote dealing with the affects of the pandemic, a top-flight keynote – The Shape of Behavior, Society, the Workplace, and the Future, and engaging networking opportunities have been on display all week during the 2020 Continuity Insights New York Conference (October 19-23,