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  • Maximum Tolerable Period of Disruption MTPOD key to DR/BC success

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    Disaster Recovery Business Contuintiy Topics

    The application of the Maximum Tolerable Period of Disruption (MTPOD concept means rethinking how a business impact analysis  is approached. While many DRP / BCP professionals start a business impact analysis - by gathering data from individual departments, MTPOD forces DRP / BCP professionals to first look at products and services. Disaster Recovery and Business continuity professionals should understand downtime tolerance, taking into account:

    • Customer expectations
    • Regulatory requirements
    • Reputational issues
    • Financial and operational impairment
    • Strategic consequences.

    With an understanding of MTPOD and cycle time, the business continuity professional can identify what is commonly accepted as the core output of the business impact analysis

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    - Maximum Tolerable Period of Disruption MTPOD key to DR/BC success

    Disaster Planning Business Continuity Job Descriptions

    Disaster Recovery Business Continuity Team defined with full job descriptions

    FR/BC management team job descriptionsMost organization have DRP and/or BCP Plan in place. The one area that there is lacking is the definition of responsibilities. To that end, Janco has created a unique set of job descriptions that define specific roles and responsibilities for individuals within the enterprise.

    The Disaster Recovery Business Continuity template has been purchased by over 2,500 enterprise world-wide in both the public and private sectors. 

    You have the option to just get the DR/BC Management team or all 310 plus job descriptions that are avaialble in the complete suite.  Each is 3 to 8 pages in length, meets all mandated requirements, and was recently updated to meet the latest technology requirements.

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    Security Concerns of C-Level Management

    With onset of remote computing, in disaster recovery planning it is even more important that best practices are implemented and followed

    DRP Template DRP SampleCIOs and CSOs are tasked with maintaing secure computing environments.  When a event that can be classified as an disaster or business disruption, it is too late to try and address those issues.  Here are some selected articles that are must

    1. Top 10 Wearable Issues  Top 10 Wearable Issues Top 10 Wearable Issues - Over 33% of all organizations surveyed by Janco have revealed they have more than 5,000 connected devices.
    2. Top 10 CIO Concerns  Top 10 CIO Concerns Top 10 CIO Concerns - With the changing economy and improved outlook for IT spending, Janco has identified the top 
    3. BYOD security issues need to be addressed  Seven BYOD security solutions As the use of BYOD increases, security is more of an issue and needs to be revisited frequently. 
    4. Wearable Device Security Concerns  Wearable Device Security Concerns Wearable Device Security - Over 300,000,000 wearable devices are going to be deployed in the next several years Wearable Device
    5. Top 10 CIO concerns  Top 10 CIO concerns for the New Year Top 10 CIO concerns - Janco Associates has just completed an informal survey of 75 CIOs and...

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    Blockchain Job Salaries

    Latest Blockchain Salaries

    According to a new report by Janco Associates, blockchain developers command an extra $4,000 per year compared to six months ago. The average annual salary for a blockchain developer is now $132,000, although some experienced individuals earn as much as $176,000.

    "CIOs do not want to lose the talent they have on board. As a result, they have increased compensation for those positions," Victor Janulaitis, CEO of Janco Associates, explained to Computer World.

    Blockchain developers are now among the highest paid IT professionals, period.

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    Baseline for best practices defined

    Ten Commandments of Disaster and Business Continuity Management

    Administrators need tools and platforms that can help them plan, design, and implement disaster recovery strategies that can meet those needs.

  • Analyze single points of failure
  • Keep Updated notification trees
  • Be aware of current events
  • Plan for worst-case scenarios
  • Clearly document recovery processes
  • Centralize information
  • Create test plans and scripts
  • Retest regularly
  • Perform comprehensive recovery and business continuity test
  • Define metrics and create score cards
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    - Baseline for best practices defined