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Business Continuity Management means dealing with some rather surprising and unexpected situations ... Clearview has put together a short YouTube clip to make the point. View here.
Philip Adams has joined eBRP Solutions as a regional business development manager, introducing the eBRP software products to business continuity and disaster recovery professionals in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
In response to the expanding global needs of its growing customer network, eBRP is expanding its Support network to provide 24/7 online support across all time zones. Phil has established an eBRP office in London, UK, from which he will also provide support for eBRP customers in Europe and the Middle East during their normal working hours.
Phil previously spent three and a half years as a Global DR Administrator at BP in London, and has more than twenty years prior experience as an IT professional. He can be contacted at Philip.Adams@eBRP.net, or +44(0)7932 060811.
A new partnership sees Stephenson Resilience in the UK and Plante & Associates in Canada collaborate to combine their international teams and bring innovative consulting methods and tools to the market. This aims to support worldwide clients who wish to better manage and adapt to the impacts of changes in their business environment, need to answer to specific internal or external regulatory authority standards, or simply want to become stronger and more resilient in order to face and recover from eventual crisis scenarios.
To do so, BCM consulting has been combined with resilience measurement and an innovative BCM planning and crisis management tool to ensure clients can take the best of continuity and resilience and build on this synergy.
July 25th, London.
The featured speaker at the latest BANG meeting will be the former (interim) global head of BC at RBS Group, Charles Underwood. His apposite and timely talk is titled, "You can outsource all you like but the risk always stays with you." For details and to register see http://bangjuly2012.eventbrite.com
EMC has announced a significant new release of its NetWorker Unified Backup and Recovery Software. EMC NetWorker 8.0 delivers increased performance and scalability, deeper integration with EMC Data Domain deduplication storage systems, expanded enterprise application support, and enhanced management and security.
Key NetWorker 8.0 developments include a new high-performance architecture, a Client Direct feature for backup to disk, Data Domain Boostintegration with the NetWorker client, enhanced support for Microsoft applications and a new multi-tenancy feature to enable cloud service delivery.
•Date: 12th July 2012 • Region: Various