Mt Xia: Technical Consulting Group

Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery / High Availability
Data Center Automation / Audit Response / Audit Compliance

Slide List

BIA Home
0: Business Impact Analysis
1: Objectives
2: DRP for the Enterprise
3: Business Impact Analysis
4: Purpose of BIA
5: The BIA Process
6: Business Impact Analysis
7: Membership of BIA Team
8: Who Contributes to BIA
9: BIA Detailed and Local Knowledge
10: Business Impact Analysis
11: Gathering BIA Data
12: BIA Questionnaires
13: BIA Interviews
14: BIA Workshops
15: Business Impact Analysis
16: Business Perspective of BIA
17: IT Perspective of BIA
18: Recovery Plan Document
19: Business Impact Analysis
21: Application Categories
22: Summary

Business Impact Analysis Outline

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Gathering BIA Data

  • What data do we need to gather?

    • Fundamental purpose of the function
    • Activities performed to achieve the purpose
    • Resources required to perform the activities
    • Consequences of non-availability of those resources
  • How to gather the data

    • Questionnaires
    • Structured interviews
    • Focused workshops
  • Organizing the data

    • Categorize requirements
    • Document the results
    • Text, spreadsheets, or database
    • Purpose-designed software

For assistance with conducting your business impact analysis, please contact Mt Xia.

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