Disaster Recovery and Contingency Planning
Research a Disaster Recovery and Contingency Planning Topic
In this signature assignment you will review and reflect on the major topics of this course that address the various aspects of disaster recovery, contingency planning, and business continuity, including the following:
Risk and Facility Protection
Data Recovery Plans
Planning, Maintaining and Testing
Each of these components is vital to the success of the plan, and each must be given proper attention and consideration. Although it is difficult to know every single crisis in which to plan for, it is definitely possible to plan accordingly for those most likely to occur in the organization.
Compose a paper based upon a disaster recovery and contingency planning topic that is of personal interest and thoroughly analyze, synthesize, and evaluate the current research.
In your paper you will answer the following questions:
# What is the issue that you chose?
# Why did you choose that issue?
# What does the current research say about this issue?
# What recent discoveries have been made in regard to the issue?
# Critique the role of information technology within an organization should this issue come to fruition.
# Recommendations for mitigating risks and plans of action should an emergency occur. How does your plan allow for seamless continuity?
# Future plans to maintain and test regarding this issue.
# Assess why this particular topic is of interest to you and why society should also share in this same concern.
In addition, your paper should include specific examples related to your topic or issue of interest.
Support your paper with a minimum of seven (7) recent (within the past five years) scholarly resources. In addition to these specified resources, other appropriate scholarly resources, including older articles, may be included.
Length: 12-15 pages not including titles and reference pages
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts that are presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic.