Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning for IT Professionals
12%
off

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning for IT Professionals

1 (1 rating by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day
When will my order arrive?

Description

Powerful Earthquake Triggers Tsunami in Pacific. Hurricane Isaac Makes Landfall in the Gulf Coast. Wildfires Burn Hundreds of Houses and Businesses in Colorado. Tornado Touches Down in Missouri. These headlines not only have caught the attention of people around the world, they have had a significant effect on IT professionals as well. The new 2nd Edition of Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery for IT Professionals gives you the most up-to-date planning and risk management techniques for business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR). With distributed networks, increasing demands for confidentiality, integrity and availability of data, and the widespread risks to the security of personal, confidential and sensitive data, no organization can afford to ignore the need for disaster planning.

Author Susan Snedaker shares her expertise with you, including the most current options for disaster recovery and communication, BCDR for mobile devices, and the latest infrastructure considerations including cloud, virtualization, clustering, and more. Snedaker also provides you with new case studies in several business areas, along with a review of high availability and information security in healthcare IT.

Don't be caught off guard-Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery for IT Professionals, 2nd Edition , is required reading for anyone in the IT field charged with keeping information secure and systems up and running.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 620 pages
  • 187.96 x 233.68 x 38.1mm | 1,270.05g
  • Rockland, MA, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures
  • 0124105262
  • 9780124105263
  • 952,332

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Overview

Chapter 2: Legal and Regulatory Environment

Chapter 3: Project Initiation

Chapter 4: Risk Assessment

Chapter 5: Business Impact Assessment

Chapter 6: Risk Mitigation

Chapter 7: BC/DR Plan Development

Chapter 8: Emergency Response and Recovery

Chapter 9: Training, Testing & Auditing Results

Chapter 10: BC/DR Plan Maintenance

Case Study A: Utilities

Case Study B: Healthcare

Case Study C: Financial

Case Study D: Small/Medium Business

Glossary

Checklists

Resources
show more

About Susan Snedaker

Susan Snedaker, currently Director of IT and Information Security Officer at a large community hospital in Arizona, which has achieved HIMSS Analytics Stage 7 (EMR) certification and has been voted 100 Most Wired Hospitals two years in a row. Susan has over 20 years' experience working in IT in both technical and executive positions including with Microsoft, Honeywell, and VirtualTeam Consulting. Her experience in executive roles has honed her extensive strategic and operational experience in managing data centers, core infrastructure, hardware, software and IT projects involving both small and large teams. Susan holds a Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelors degree in Management. She is a Certified Professional in Healthcare Information Management Systems (CPHIMS), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), and was previously certified as a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT). Susan also holds a certificate in Advanced Project Management from Stanford University and an Executive Certificate in International Management from Thunderbird University's Garvin School of International Management. She is the author of six books and numerous chapters on a variety of technical and IT subjects.
show more

Rating details

1 ratings
1 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 0% (0)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 100% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X