Business continuity news

Never miss a news story: signup for our free weekly email newsletter.

Continuity Central currently offers three regional business continuity portals:
North America
United Kingdom
Asia Pacific / Australasia

Add to Google  

Use Google?
Click the button to add Continuity Central news to your Google home page

Follow us on Twitter  

Get immediate news
and information updates via our Twitter feed.

Business continuity news and information: UK

Plan-Do-Check-Act: what’s it all about?
BCMS and PDCA Hilary Estall looks at the Plan-Do-Check-Act (PDCA) model found in management system standards, such as ISO 22301. What does the PDCA model add for those involved in implementing a business continuity management system?

>> Read more

Company reputations at risk as social media revolutionizes breaking news
Following the release of Insignia Communications’s latest report ‘The effect of social media on breaking news’, managing director, Jonathan Hemus, discusses what the findings mean for business continuity managers.
Before you store your data: think about how to get it back
The case for a blended approach to backup and storage plans.

Don’t wait to automate…
How security policy orchestration software can help reduce downtime in hybrid environments.

Witt O'Briens

Crisis Academy

News headlines

>> More news

EBRP business continuity software

BCI World 2014 updates
The BCI World Conference and Exhibition is the Business Continuity Institute's annual global event. This year it takes place on the 5th and 6th November at Olympia, London. This page will provide updates about the event, enabling you to plan your visit in advance and making sure you don't miss out if you can't attend this year.

Improving organizational resilience: the real justification for business continuity
Lyndon Bird says that there is a rapid change in business terminology taking place: from business continuity management to organizational resilience. In this article he explains why this is the case.

100 percent availability SLAs don't always add up
Cloud service providers who over-promise when it comes to availability levels are putting customers at risk and risking the reputation of the industry as a whole, says Oscar Arean.

Back to the future: the threat of more terrorist attacks against the UK
Peter Power looks at how the UK terrorism threat is changing and what business continuity managers can do to ensure their organization is prepared.

The realities of recovery time objectives
Is the aim of recovering to a minimum business continuity objective acceptable? Tim Dunger argues that it isn’t…

Sign up for Continuity Briefing

Business Continuity Newsletter Never miss a news story: signup for our free weekly email newsletter.

The Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal

The Business Continuity and Resiliency Journal is Continuity Central’s quarterly peer-reviewed advanced level publication.

BC statistics and research

UK-based business continuity consultants earn more than double the amount their US counterparts receive

Complexity leading to downtime issues in UK organizations

Many UK SMEs are ‘unaware of insurance perks that come with a business continuity plan’

ISO 22301: business continuity management system audit results and what they tell us
Business Continuity Management System Audits Hilary Estall takes a look at how organizations are faring with their BCMS audits and what, if any, trends are appearing.

>> Read the article

How to advertise How to advertise on Continuity Central.

Business continuity software

BCM software

BCM software

BCI World