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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Business Perspective of BIA

  • Creates a statement of

    • The critical operational needs
    • How quickly I need it back
      • How do I meet catch-up implications after the information systems become available again?
    • How much I can afford to have lost when the process is restored
    • The (non-IT) resources that are essential for me to achieve my fundamental purpose
      • What do I need to do to ensure their availability?
  • Identifies critical business applications

    • Time scales and impacts
    • Document in the DR plan
  • Drives the IT perspective of BIA

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

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