Answer all questions below in a single document, preferably below the corresponding topic.
Responses should be no longer than half a page.
1. BCP and DRP are getting more attention in organizations today because the risks are better
understood, business partnership constructs require them, and regulatory and legal
requirements pertaining to this type of protection are increasing. Provide examples with
organizations that have undergone these BC/DR requirements for their business nature. You
may use fictitious examples to support your arguments.
2. Unfortunately, many companies have to experience the pain of a disaster to understand how
it could have circumvented or mitigated the events that caused the pain. Provide a short
Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) to prevent a small companyâ€™s IT operation. Make a list of
procedures to compete in preparation of the DRP. You may use fictitious examples to support
3. To develop and carry out business continuity efforts successfully, plenty of thought, planning,
time, and effort must go into the different phases of this activity. The real threats must be
identified and understood, reasonable countermeasures must be put into place, and detailed
plans must be outlined for the unfortunate but anticipated day when they are needed. As part of
the DRP, make a list of procedures to complete a successful DR plan. You may use fictitious
examples to support your arguments if needed.