Disaster Resource Guide: Your Source for Business Continuity
The GUIDE is the most comprehensive source for crisis/emergency management and business continuity information. The online DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE is set up to help you find information, vendors, organizations and many resources to help you prepare for (mitigate) or recover from any type of natural or other type of disaster. The GUIDE will help you keep your business running, your government agency operational, no matter what!

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Press Releases

City of Toronto Chooses DisasterLAN as their Crisis Incident Management System
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National Sheriffs' Association Winter Legislative & Technology Conference
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DRI’s Future Vision Committee: 2016 Trend Report
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Working Together Emergency Services Midwest Conference & Exposition
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BELFOR Global-On-The-Go Mobile App Available For Apple, Android and Windows
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American Meteorological Society
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DRI International Extends Award Nomination Deadline to Dec. 22!
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Latest News

New Special Edition of the GUIDE Available Now!

Have you gotten our latest special edition of the Disaster Resource GUIDE titled: IT Incident Response & Communication? This edition focuses on what you can do NOW to prepare for a cyberattack or breach. It’s not a question of “If it happens…” but “When it happens”! This special edition is sponsored by Everbridge and contains articles from a longtime GUIDE author, Regina Phelps, and the Publisher, Tommy Rainey, and other industry experts. Get your copy here.


Update of Emergency Mass Notification Systems Survey!!

We had 100+ readers reach out to us with suggestions for our update of this critical survey. We would like to know what works (or doesn’t work) in your current emergency notification solution….or what features you would like to see if you are evaluating options currently. Find out what your peers are learning with their notification systems by taking the survey, and then receiving the results. Our sponsor for this update is MIR3 and they will give away an iPad Mini 4 to a lucky participant. Take the survey!


BCM Software Product Spotlight

This special issue of the Continuity eGUIDE focuses on business continuity management planning software. The eight companies featured have technology solutions for the public and private sectors. Highlights include a "Demos and Videos" page and a Gartner report on BCM Software. Click HERE>>


Digital Versions
Recent Disaster Resource GUIDEs

Can't find your copy of a recent Disaster Resource GUIDE? You can find recent editions of the GUIDE HERE>>


Results Available Now!
Emergency/Incident Management Software Survey

Questions the survey addressed include: What is important/not important; what are the costs and benefits; how complex is the software? Share the Executive Summary link with colleagues! Click HERE>>


DRJ website to offer Disaster Resource GUIDE vendor directory!

DRJ has, for over 20 years, produced the leading DR and BC conferences, with over 3,000 attendees at their two annual events, and also publishes the quarterly Disaster Recovery Journal. Would you like to feature your company in this new directory? Contact us for details today!


Are Crisis Communication Plans Crucial?

One expert’s take on why a crisis management plan isn’t essential…but a well-thought out regular strategic communications plan is. Click HERE>>


Keeping Worker Satisfaction High During Crisis Management

An expert panel discusses methods to keep stressors out of inter-organizational communications during disaster recovery. Click HERE>>


The Cost of Cybersecurity to Banks

Even one breach can affect a company’s outlook and finances. Here’s why one American banking institution is investing half a billion dollars this year on cybersecurity. Click HERE>>


Watch Your Backup

How to ensure your company’s data recovery plan is in place before a breach. Click HERE>>


Preparing for Workplace Terrorism

Make emergency preparedness a priority within the workplace. Click HERE>>


Keeping Your Guard Up

A look at this year’s Vigilant Guard exercises. Click HERE>>


A Different Look at Business Continuity

Two reports from the Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) shed light on how other industries can address their BC and RM issues. Click HERE>>




White Papers

Addressing the Roadblocks to Application Recovery through Integrated Recovery Management
Integrated recovery management is a proven strategy for achieving the recoverability requirements of business managers while lowering IT and recovery costs across the organization and provide insight, protection and assurance related to critical enterprise data. For the White Paper, click HERE>>


The Three Pillars of Trust
Adopting a New Service Architecture for Trusted Transactions with Government on the Internet
For the Booz Allen Hamilton White Paper, click HERE>>


Business Continuity Resources
A number of free resources for business continuity planning are available for experienced or beginning BC planners. Click HERE>>


Interoperable Mission Critical Broadband/Narrowband Solution for Public Safety Communications
The need for anytime, anywhere access to information has extended from the general public to the public safety community. The growing requirement for secure access to data intensive resources is driving the demand for a nationwide public safety broadband network. For the White Paper, click HERE>>


The “Gotchas” of Backup and Recovery
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Twelve Details that Make a Significant Difference
Whether it’s extreme weather or security threats, the need for emergency notification at colleges and universities is greater than ever. For this White Paper, click HERE>>


Five Critical Business Areas where DR/VFI Delivers Real Value
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