Reference Library: Business Continuity
Information on business continuity planning issues, including risk analysis, impact assessment, emergency response, disaster recovery, contingency planning, and crisis management.
Association of Contingency Planners (ACP)
ACP provides training and information for business continuity, contingency planning, disaster recovery, and emergency management professionals.
Business Continuity Institute (BCI)
BCI provides recognition, networking, education, and professional qualifications for business continuity practitioners. Certification standards and a glossary are included on the site.
Business Continuity Planners Association (BCPA)
BCPA is a nonprofit association of professionals in business recovery, crisis management, emergency management, contingency planning, and disaster preparedness planning.
Business Continuity Planning Directory
The Business Continuity Planning Directory offers guidance on business continuity and disaster recovery planning, provides information and guidelines, and identifies suitable tools and suppliers.
Business Continuity Planning Guide
The Business Continuity Planning Guide helps organizations plot the best way to create an appropriate disaster recovery and business continuity plan.
Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness (CCEP)
CCEP is a nonprofit organization devoted to promoting disaster management to individuals, communities, and organizations to reduce the risk, impact, and cost of natural, human-induced, and technological disasters.
Contingency Planning & Recovery Institute (CPR-I)
CPR-I provides research, consulting, training, and professional publications in the fields of contingency, business continuity, and resumption planning.
Disaster Recovery Information Exchange (DRIE)
DRIE provides a forum for exchanging information, ideas, and experiences among disaster recovery and contingency planning professionals in Canada.
Disaster Recovery Institute Canada
This nonprofit corporation offers education, assistance, and the development of a resource base. Its certification program leads to the Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP) designation.
Disaster Recovery Journal
Disaster Recovery Journal is a free quarterly publication, sponsors conferences, and provides a directory, glossary, contingency group listing, and online bookstore.
Ecora's suites of configuration management, reporting, auditing, and change management software address disaster recovery, security monitoring, staff knowledge retention, and network and server consolidations.
Emergency Management Guide For Business & Industry
The Emergency Management Guide for Business & Industry, produced by the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency, offers recommended approaches.
GlobalContinuity.com provides information on business risk and continuity planning, including daily news, reviews, and knowledge, as well as links to other appropriate sites.
Institute for Business Continuity Training (IBCT)
IBCT trains organizations to create, test, and maintain corporate business continuity plans, and offers customized seminars and workshops for senior management and front-line supervisors.
Rothstein Associates Inc.
The Rothstein Catalog on Disaster Recovery is the industry's principal source for hundreds of books, software tools, videos, and research reports.
U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
The mission of FEMA is to reduce loss of life and property and protect the U.S. critical infrastructure from all types of hazards through a risk-based emergency management program.
U.S. Partnership for Critical Infrastructure Security (PCIS)
PCIS is a collaboration of companies, associations, and government agencies that promotes the protection and assurance of communications and information services, energy, financial services, transportation, and vital human services such as health, safety, and water.
University of Toronto's Computer Security Administration Web Page
This site provides security policies, procedures, and guidelines, as well as a sample disaster recovery plan, links, product reviews, conferences and training, a reference library, and security news.
World Conference on Disaster Management
This North American conference presented by the Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness provides training and networking and brings together researchers and practitioners from all aspects of disaster management.