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Operational Resilience – Exercising Important Business Services

Plan B Consulting

Most firms will by now have identified their important business services (IBS) , mapped those IBS and set impact tolerances for those IBS. PlanB has over 15 years’ experience working with businesses in your industry and can help you achieve the testing required.

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Operational Resilience – Exercising Important Business Services

Plan B Consulting

Most firms will by now have identified their important business services (IBS) , mapped those IBS and set impact tolerances for those IBS. PlanB has over 15 years’ experience working with businesses in your industry and can help you achieve the testing required.

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The Importance of Impact Tolerance in Operational Resilience

Castellan

At Castellan, we see operational resilience as your organization’s ability to continue to provide business services when faced with adverse operational events by anticipating, preventing, recovering from, and adapting to those events.

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Reclaim your weekends with Resiliency Platform

VOX Veritas

Resiliency Platform allows organization to automate the resiliency of their business services. Spend the weekends with the family rather than in the data center

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What Is Operational Resilience?

Continuity Insights

Operational resilience is a business’s ability to respond to and overcome adverse circumstances during operation that might cause financial loss or disrupt business services. What is operational resilience? An organization’s operational resilience determines its ability to respond and recover in a timely manner. Why is operational resilience important and what does it include? Operational resilience. Source.

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What’s Next After Completing Your Operational Resilience Self-Assessment?

Castellan

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) , the Bank of England (BoE) , and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) announced these new requirements a year ago to improve the operational resilience of financial services in the UK. delivers these important services.

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Operational Resilience Self-Assessment: Achieving the March 2022 Deadline

Castellan

Within this timescale, firms “must have performed mapping and testing so that they are able to remain within impact tolerances for each important business service.

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Visualize and manage all of your services in one place with Dynamic Service Graph by Hannah Culver

PagerDuty

Additionally, the rate of change is faster than ever, with code deploying and new services shipping at a rate unimaginable a few years ago. Thankfully, PagerDuty can help teams on their service ownership journey, whatever that stage might be. Introducing Dynamic Service Graph.

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Financial Services: Are You Ready for the Upcoming Regulations?

Fusion Risk Management

Continuity and excellence in service of customers has increasingly become the new standard for success. Regulators are looking for firms to identify, map, and set impact tolerances for important business services by March 2022.

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Empowering Customers on Their Resilience Journey with a New Model of Compliance

Fusion Risk Management

By March 31, 2022 firms needed to identify their important business services, map dependencies, and set impact tolerances. Engage your business along your resilience journey. It’s Time for a New Model of Compliance Because a Resilient Organization is a Compliant One.

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Untapped Opportunity & Value-Added Service: Residential Shred Bags

Prism International

A service provider who was already effectively leveraging them in their business model originally wrote this article in 2018. It is an untapped market and the need for this service is only increasing as we continue to see our information become more and more jeopardized.

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PRA’s Operational Resilience Roadmap: Looking Ahead to the March 2025 Compliance Deadline

Castellan

Defining Important Business Services (IBS) and Impact Tolerances were the first major milestones with initial compliance dates of March 31, 2022. The PRA uses an example from payment services and highlights the different ways organizations have defined a business service.

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New Services Coming Soon

Erwood Group

NEW SERVICES COMING SOON – When a business already offers great consultancy services, where can it go from there? At the Erwood Group, we’re proud to announce several new services we’ll have available for our clients starting this fall. Blog New Services

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Bonus Chapter: Andrew and Michael’s Plan for Felder in 2022

Castellan

In March 2021, I published my book on the Business Continuity Operating System (BCOS). Get The Business Continuity Operating System Book by Brian Zawada. Get The Business Continuity Operating System Book by Brian Zawada. Business Continuity Resilience Management betontest111

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Announcing Our Smart Financial Analysis For Business

Erwood Group

We’re proud to announce a new program we’re making available this fall, Smart Financial Analysis for Business. Our Smart Financial Analysis for Business will a number of new business services that can be combined or utilized as separate programs to assist you in building your business.

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Understand resiliency patterns and trade-offs to architect efficiently in the cloud

AWS Disaster Recovery

The AWS Well-Architected Framework defines resilience as having “the capability to recover when stressed by load (more requests for service), attacks (either accidental through a bug, or deliberate through intention), and failure of any component in the workload’s components.”.

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BCM and ERM: What’s the Difference?

Castellan

At a high level, it may seem natural to use the terms business continuity management and enterprise risk management interchangeably. What is Business Continuity Management (BCM)? Get The Business Continuity Operating System Book by Brian Zawada.

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Preparation Continues for the Digital Operational Resilience Act

Fusion Risk Management

Operational resilience has been top of mind for regulators and financial services firms for the past few years. Financial services firms are always the first to get the attention of regulators, but the push towards operational resilience extends far beyond FinServ.

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Operational Resilience in 2023: What Can We Expect?

Fusion Risk Management

This past year, we also saw increased interest from organizations outside of banking and financial services in learning how to apply operational resilience concepts within their programs. After all, Operational Resilience is not limited to the financial services industry.

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Introducing Fusion’s New Argos Risk Integration

Fusion Risk Management

Given third parties support strategic and important business services, it is critical to ensure that your organization has its arms around th e risk s that come with them to ensure the resiliency of your own operations.

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The Importance of Building a Culture of Trust and Compliance

Fusion Risk Management

At Fusion, we ask that our business partners and employees raise risks and issues to us so that we can help them put the necessary guardrails in place to continue to operate – and to do so safely.

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The Balancing Act of Efficiency and Resilience: How to Connect with Executives and Key Stakeholders

Castellan

As we move into the next phase of our new business as usual , how can we keep the momentum going? Together, the teams united to publish a new resilience management report , which takes a closer look at WCD members’ thoughts about business continuity and operational resilience.

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Intelligent Service Design by Quintessence Anx

PagerDuty

In this post, we’re going to cover how service design can also impact your experience with Intelligent Alert Grouping as well as the PagerDuty app in general. A little about services. We go into this in detail in the Naming Services section of the Full Service Ownership Ops Guide.

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Operational Resilience: Are We Nearly There Yet?

Fusion Risk Management

It’s a daunting task, condensing all the exciting developments being made in the world of Operational Resilience into a 15-minute presentation, but that was the challenge at the recent Organisational and Operational Resilience for Financial Services Conference in London.

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Four Attack Vectors for Web Applications Being Targeted by Ransomware

Solutions Review

Sometimes the rush to keep business services functioning meant that security was overlooked, and cybercriminals are ready to exploit these vulnerabilities. Providing VPN access from home is the only way to keep the business running.

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Developing A Disaster Recovery Plan

everbridge

Disaster Recovery vs. Business Continuity Planning. While it may seem like a disaster recovery plan and a business continuity plan are the same, businesses must consider their differences. ON DEMAND WEBINAR: DISASTER RECOVERY/BUSINESS CONTINUITY.

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What Was New in ’22: The BCM Year in Review

MHA Consulting

The year 2022 saw the tapering off of the pandemic, the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, an ongoing wave of cyberattacks, continuing supply chain woes, and a renewed focus by organizations on identifying and protecting their most essential business processes.

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Insights into creating a successful Disaster Recovery exercise – Part 1: Objectives

eBRP

Their Board of Directors mandates the IT DR Team to regularly test and report on the IT Service Continuity and Disaster Preparedness of their business datacenter. For this year’s datacenter failover exercise, 57 Tier 1 and 2 service applications where declared to be “impacted”.

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The Digital Operational Resilience Act is Finalized – Now is the Time to Act

Fusion Risk Management

It i s top of mind for business leaders and regulators around the world. It also expands the scope of a regulator’s reach to those critical technology and data service providers that compose the digital footprint by which the important business services stand.

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Top reasons why Business Continuity Planning is ignored!

Stratogrid Advisory

Top reasons why Business Continuity Planning is ignored! The business is always busy, and because of this, it comes up with a myriad of justifications for ignoring Business Continuity Planning efforts. Top justifications why Business Continuity Plan is not implemented.

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Non-Disruptive Upgrade to FlashArray//XL

Pure Storage

It’s not always an easy engineering feat when there are fundamental architectural changes in our platforms, but it’s a core value that you can upgrade your FlashArrays without any downtime and without degrading performance of business services. .

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Overcoming Operational Resilience Implementation Barriers

Castellan

Business continuity. So, why are so many organizations today hesitant to shift focus to a strategy that’s more holistic and aligns programs to work together, as well as in tandem with business goals, market situations, and customer expectations? Disaster response. Crisis management.

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What’s New: Extending our Datadog Capabilities With New PagerDuty Widgets by Hadijah Creary

PagerDuty

This insight provides both technical and business responders/ leaders with a real-time view of their system’s health, improving overall awareness of operational issues. Use one-click navigation to view PagerDuty incident lists, individual incident details, and services dependencies.

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The Best IT Resilience Platforms to Consider for 2021 and Beyond

Solutions Review

Our editors selected the best IT resilience platforms based on each solution’s Authority Score; a meta-analysis of real user sentiment through the web’s most trusted business software review sites and our own proprietary five-point inclusion criteria.

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Product’s Perspective: True Risk: Why External Vendor Ratings are Only Half the Picture

LogisManager

It’s no question that they’ve got a lot to share, so we’ll be publishing these insights to our blog to help you make more informed business decisions. As a vendor or risk manager, it requires more than good data to protect your business from third-party risk.

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Hurricane Season is Approaching ? Are You Prepared?

Fusion Risk Management

The reality is that almost 25% of businesses have to shut their doors permanently after a disaster, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Business Continuity and IT Disaster Recovery Plans. Delivering critical business services to customers ?

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Business, Interrupted: The Resilience Movement and the New Normal for Business Continuity

Castellan

And, as a business continuity professional, have they changed in scope and complexity in the past year? Has the coronavirus pandemic altered the way you approach these for business? It’s the new normal for business as usual. Business Continuity Crisis ManagementResilience.

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More Powerful than Ever: PagerDuty’s Revamped Mobile App is Primed for Even Better Incident Response by Hannah Culver

PagerDuty

For responders, you need to know when you’re on call and what services you’re on call for. If and when you do get called, it’s crucial that you can identify how the technical services you’re responsible for are performing. 2020 revolutionized how we work.

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Reflecting & Looking Ahead

Plan B Consulting

I think it has been incredible to see how businesses have adapted over the year, and it has been a joy to see so many of our clients thriving, while striving to keep their people safe. Business Continuity Blog PublicThis year has certainly felt far too like 2020 for my liking!

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Product’s Perspective: Better Together – The Importance of Using Integrated Software for Vendor Management

LogisManager

It’s no question that they’ve got a lot to share, so we’ll be publishing these insights to our blog to help you make more informed business decisions. Product’s Perspective: Better Together – The Importance of Using Integrated Software for Vendor Management.