The Disaster Recovery Handbook

A Step-by-Step Plan to Ensure Business Continuity and Protect Vital Operations, Facilities, and Assets

The Disaster Recovery Handbook

Authors: Michael Wallace, Lawrence Webber
Pub Date: December 2010
Print Edition: $59.95
Print ISBN: 9780814437841
Page Count: 448
Format: Hardback
Edition: Second Edition
e-Book ISBN: 9780814416143

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Table of Contents


CHAPTER 1 Getting Started: Overview of the Project

CHAPTER 2 Building the Business Case: Measuring the

Impact on the Business

CHAPTER 3 Evaluating Risk: Understanding What

Can Go Wrong

CHAPTER 4 Selecting a Strategy: Setting the Direction

CHAPTER 5 Build an Interim Plan: Don’t Just Sit

There, Do Something

CHAPTER 6 Writing the Plan: Getting It Down on Paper

CHAPTER 7 Administrative Plan: Orchestrating the Recovery

CHAPTER 8 Crisis Management Plan: Minimizing the Damage

CHAPTER 9 Technical Recovery Plan: Putting Humpty

Dumpty Back Together Again

CHAPTER 10 Work Area Recovery Plan: Getting

the Office Up and Running

CHAPTER 11 Pandemic Plan

CHAPTER 12 Emergency Operations Center: Take Control

of the Situation

CHAPTER 13 Testing Your Plans: Test, Test, Test

CHAPTER 14 Electrical Service: Keeping the Juice Flowing

CHAPTER 15 Telecommunications and Networking:

Your Connection to the World

CHAPTER 16 Vital Records Recovery: Covering Your Assets

CHAPTER 17 Data: Your Most Irreplaceable Asset

CHAPTER 18 Workstations: The Weakest Link

CHAPTER 19 Customers: Other People to Worry About

CHAPTER 20 Suppliers: Collateral Damage

CHAPTER 21 Fire: Burning Down the House

CHAPTER 22 Human Resources: Your Most Valuable Asset

CHAPTER 23 Health and Safety: Keeping Everyone Healthy

CHAPTER 24 Terrorism: The Wrath of Man


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