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Ontrack's Corporate Partner Program - the Smart Solution for Business

Today's business environment demands immediate response to critical situations. Be prepared ahead of time to ensure that your business continuity isn't affected. For information or to become an Ontrack Corporate Partner, Click HERE>>


What a Small to Midsize Business Should Keep in Mind When Preparing for a Disaster:
This week, Continuity e-GUIDE interviews Regina Brassil, an expert in disaster recovery and business continuity who is with Agility Recovery Solutions. Click HERE>>


Madrid Attacks Touch American Economy
The interdependent nature of the world economy can be seen in a recent article that explores the fallout from the March 11 bombings in Spain on investors stateside and on US insurance firms. Click HERE>>

More Viruses Coming in Months Ahead, Research Predicts
New research forecasts a surge in faster spreading worms, Trojan horses and all manner of malicious applications before the end of 2004. Click HERE>>

US Transport Sector Circling the Wagons
Following recent rail bombings in Europe, the users and maintainers of the nation’s road and rail systems are taking steps to protect these vital pieces of infrastructure from terrorism. Click HERE>>

A Third of UK Businesses Hacked; IT Managers Un-phased
A recent study of British business shows widespread instances of hacks, yet those surveyed were positive that their firewalls can stop future attackers. Click HERE>>

Advice for Buyers of Data Backup Technology
In the market for data backup technology? A new paper compares the advantages and disadvantages of differing backup systems and offers a list of things to consider when shopping for data recovery solutions. Click HERE>>

What, Me Worry?
Are your calls for preparedness falling on deaf ears? A recent article suggests North Americans are becoming increasingly numb to the flood of warnings from all quarters about health, food, security, the economy and more. Click HERE>>

 

9th Annual Disaster Resource GUIDE
The GUIDE will be published in early April and mailed free to US and Canadian subscribers, (nominal mailing costs worldwide). This enterprise continuity publication is the place industry professionals can find thousands of hard-to-find resources. Click HERE>>

Protecting Your Employees—Makes Good Sense!

We make corporate preparedness easy with kits for individuals and groups. Our 10-person corporate kit includes evacuation supplies, medical response, sanitation, food & water, search & rescue and more! We’ve been helping businesses be prepared since 1985.
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Contingency Planning Exchange comes to Long Island! The popular non-profit association for New England business continuity and disaster recovery professionals is expanding to a new Long Island chapter. An unbeatable resource for turbulent times! The first meeting is April 21 at Tradewinds in Bayshore. For details,
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“Share the Wealth”…Industry Organizations Update
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Recovery Knowledge Announces Enhanced Tools for DB2 Recovery
Long Beach, CA: Recovery Knowledge announces an enhanced version of the GENDB2. The enhancements include:

Feature to allow the customer to display GENDB2 tables regarding DB2 Disaster Recovery
The Archive Log Copy recording information with TIMESTAMP
Latest Archive Log Registration
Conditional Restart CRestart
Feature to copy all TABLES and/or TABLESPACES to another DB2 with an EXCLUDE list

For more information, visit http://www.recoveryknowledge.com.

Strohl Systems Announces Joint Marketing Agreement with IntegraSys
KING OF PRUSSIA, PA and PLANO, TX - Strohl Systems, the global leader in business continuity planning (BCP) software and services, announced a joint marketing agreement with IntegraSys, a top provider of information technology services to credit unions and a Fiserv, Inc. (Nasdaq: FISV) business unit. Under the agreement, IntegraSys will market and sell Strohl's PLANet, an online business continuity planning tool designed to meet the needs of credit unions.

As part of the joint marketing agreement, Strohl will include documentation and custom recovery procedures in PLANet for IntegraSys' core systems. Core systems provide the technology backbone credit unions use to manage day-to-day operations such as how to open and manage accounts, process loans and deposits, complete required accounting functions and fulfill other member relationship requirements.

Sthrol Systems' website is at: http://www.strohlsystems.com.

IntegraSys' website is at: http://www.integrasys.fiserv.com.

GovExec.com Today Newsletter for Government Executives and Interested Parties
March 23, 2004: A daily newsletter for federal executives, managers and employees is available to interested parties. Check out http://www.govexec.com for more tools to help you manage your career and the business of America. You can also view this newsletter at: http://www.govexec.com/email/daily.htm.


a Weekly Publication of Disaster Resource GUIDE.

The weekly Continuity e-GUIDE will provide a concise seven-day snapshot of the business continuity and emergency management industry from around the world right down to the local level.

Based on the philosophy of “working together”, the e-GUIDE will integrate, consolidate, and communicate resources from organizations that are leaders in business continuity, risk management, crisis management, emergency response, and disaster recovery.

Watch your Inbox each Wednesday for the latest edition of the Continuity e-GUIDE. Do you have an interesting story, case study or some breaking news? Contact the Editor, Nathan Mallett at nathan.mallett@disaster-resource.com

Interested in sponsoring a weekly update or spotlighting your product or service? Contact Tommy Rainey at tommyr@disaster-resource.com

The 2004 DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE (9th annual Edition) will be published during the 1st quarter of 2004. Visit the online GUIDE to sign up for a free copy. You can sign up today. Click HERE>>