Difference between revisions of "Cloud-10 Business Continuity and Resiliency"

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Due to the lack of physical control over infrastructure in many Cloud Computing
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deployments; Service Level Agreements, contract requirements, and provider
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documentation play a larger role in risk management than with traditional, enterpriseowned
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As per Wikipedia, Business Continuity is the activity an
infrastructure.
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organization performs to ensure that critical business functions
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are available to the customers, suppliers, regulators, and other
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entities that must have access to those functions. These
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activities include many daily chores such as project management,
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system backups, change control, and help desk. Resiliency is the
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property of a system to adapt itself to the consequences of a
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catastrophic failure caused by natural or man-made events.

Revision as of 09:37, 15 February 2010


As per Wikipedia, Business Continuity is the activity an organization performs to ensure that critical business functions are available to the customers, suppliers, regulators, and other entities that must have access to those functions. These activities include many daily chores such as project management, system backups, change control, and help desk. Resiliency is the property of a system to adapt itself to the consequences of a catastrophic failure caused by natural or man-made events.