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News • Mar 05, 2014 07:55 GMT
The BCI' s annual Horizon Scan survey report, in association with BSI, shows yet again it is IT-related threats that continue to provide the greatest concern for organizations, ranking above other threats such as natural disasters, security incidents and industrial disputes.
Press Releases • Mar 05, 2014 07:45 GMT
Caversham, UK – 05 March 2014: A new report published by the Business Continuity Institute (BCI), in association with BSI, has revealed that IT-related threats are continuing to provide the greatest concern for organizations, ranking above other threats such as natural disasters, security incidents and industrial disputes.
News • Feb 27, 2014 15:06 GMT
The BCI is pleased to announce a new partnership with award winning organization eBRP for the BCI Awards. At the seven regional awards in 2014, in addition to the Global Awards, eBRP will be the main sponsor of the 'BC Provider of the Year (BCM Product)' Award.
Blog posts • Feb 21, 2014 15:14 GMT
The other day I attended a meeting of a local business continuity forum. It was a very well run, very interesting meeting – the latter despite the fact that one of the topics was business interruption insurance, living proof that any subject can be made interesting by an engaging speaker. There was, however, one small glitch in proceedings that I thought was worthy of note...
Blog posts • Feb 13, 2014 11:13 GMT
I’m relatively new to business continuity management, with only a little over ten years’ experience in this industry that is said to be made up of the 'Men in Grey'. Someone said this to me at last year’s BCI World Conference, I then looked in the mirror and sure enough that was me already. So what incenses me and what gives me hope that as an Institute we are making progress?
News • Feb 11, 2014 12:45 GMT
We all enjoy the incredible benefits that come with living in the digital age - technology, hardware and software is developing all the time in order to help make our lives just that little bit easier and ensure that whatever information we want is only ever one click away. These opportunities do come at a cost though, as they also expose users and organizations to a great deal of risk.
News • Feb 07, 2014 16:28 GMT
For two decades the Disaster Resource Guide has been a must have document for business continuity professionals and even those working outside the industry, providing a comprehensive source for crisis/emergency management and business continuity information.
News • Feb 06, 2014 13:54 GMT
“Cyber attacks are a serious and growing threat to British businesses, but it is particularly important that those industries providing essential services such as power, telecommunications and banking are adequately protected to avoid disruption to our everyday lives." These were the words of Vince Cable – the UK Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills.
Blog posts • Feb 06, 2014 11:07 GMT
When will the investment for a BCM programme pay off? Most people think that the only correct answer is when a damage scenario has taken place. Hopefully then an effective BCM programme will reduce an otherwise much more costly, or even possibly fatal financial impact to a bearable amount. Then, and only then, will the investment in BCM be paid off – just like insurance policy.
News • Feb 05, 2014 13:02 GMT
What is the cost of a business continuity programme? It may seem expensive, especially if you never have to put it into action. Perhaps the more pertinent question to ask is: what is the cost of not having a business continuity programme, or one that doesn’t work properly?
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About The BCI
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is a global membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity professionals
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for Business Continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity (BC) professionals worldwide. The BCI offers a wide range of resources for business professionals concerned... Show more
The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for Business Continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity (BC) professionals worldwide. The BCI offers a wide range of resources for business professionals concerned with raising levels of resilience within their organization or considering a career in business continuity.
With circa 8,000 members in more than 100 countries worldwide, working in in an estimated 3,000 organizations in private, public and third sectors, the BCI truly is the world’s leading institute for business continuity.
The BCI stands for excellence in the business continuity profession and its Statutory grades provide assurance of technical and professional competency in BC.
The BCI Partnership, through corporate membership, offers organizations the opportunity to work with the BCI to promote best practice in business continuity and to raise their corporate profile in the global BC arena. The BCI Corporate Partnership currently has approximately 120 Partners worldwide.
The BCI seeks to promote and facilitate the adoption of good business continuity practice worldwide by:
Raising standards in business continuity
Undertaking industry research
Driving thought leadership in business continuity
Facilitating the sharing of best practice in business continuity
Training and certifying BC professionals
Raising the value of the BC profession
Developing the business case for business continuity
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