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Get Guaranteed Email Continuity:
MessageOne's Emergency Messaging System (EMS) is a hot-standby, backup email system that provides guaranteed email continuity 24x7x365 at a price 1/20th the cost of traditional replication and mirroring solutions. Attend a demo to learn more and get a free book. Click HERE>>


DR to Information Availability...

Judith Eckles, an expert in marketing DR/BC, looks back at where we've been and ahead to where we're going from a media relations perspective. How does the press look at our industry and how does that relate to how we market our services? We interviewed Judith, a veteran Mar/Com consultant, with expertise in the BC market.
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CEOs to Software Industry: Clean Up Your Act
Business leaders from 150 US firms are speaking out as angry consumers. The Business Roundtable launched a publicity assault on software developers and their problem-prone solutions! Click HERE>>

Controversial Software Uses Stats To ID Potential Terrorists
Big Brother? A statistics program identified 5 of the 9/11 terrorists near the top of a list of 120,000 'possible' terrorists. Is this the way of the future? Click HERE>>

Realistic Pentagon Terror Drill Aims To Improve Coordination
The 9/11 Commission heard how response and rescue efforts in Washington and NY were hampered by inter-agency coordination. A recent Pentagon terrorism drill seeks solutions. Click HERE>>

Experts Urge Increased Farmland Security
Is the nation's food supply safe from terrorists? Experts think enemies could land a hard blow on US economy by sabotaging crops, livestock or food processing plants. Click HERE>>

Expert Clarifies Often-Misused BC/DR Terminology
An effective workplace crisis management effort requires that everyone involved 'speaks the same language' of BC/DR. One expert offers a set of definitions to reduce confusion. Click HERE>>

 

14th World Conference On Disaster Management
June 20-23, Toronto, 70+ Sessions/Exhibits. For professionals from all fields of Disaster Management. Best educational venue you'll find! 4 days of networking and learning from public and private sector experts. Click HERE>>

PLYLOX™ Commercial Hurricane Window Clips NEW!

PLYLOX™ window clips are the inexpensive and non-destructive way to protect your windows from high winds and airborne debris. Installed in seconds, the clips require no drilling.
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The 2004 Homeland Security Summit
The focus of this year's summit is to help your jurisdiction obtain the tools to implement NIMS to enhance your domestic preparedness capabilities and ensure the continuation of federal funding.
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“Share the Wealth”…Industry Organizations Update
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Lakeview High Availability Solutions Keep in Step with IBM™s Newest Operating System and Servers
Oakbrook Terrace, IL May, 2004 Lakeview Technology (Lakeview), worldwide leader in infrastructure software for the information enterprise, announced today its High Availability software solutions support IBMs next release of OS/400® called i5/OS V5R3 and the IBM eServer i5, the first iSeries system to be powered by the highly anticipated POWER5 microprocessors.
"Our close partnership with IBM ensures our development efforts are in lock step. As IBM developed V5R3, we worked along side them testing our MIMIX solutions and exchanging feedback," said Paula Stewart, Lakeview Technologys product strategy director. "Lakeview customers benefit from this partnership because they can immediately take advantage of IBMs new release and feel confident their MIMIX solutions will continue to run smoothly," Stewart said.
Companies around the world have trusted their information to Lakeview Technology's MIMIX® software for over a decade. Customers range from Fortune 100 to medium and small businesses across all industries. Headquartered near Chicago, Illinois, Lakeview serves customers from offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia and through an extensive partner network. For more information, please visit http://www.lakeviewtech.com or call 630-282-8100.

Backup, Storage and Recovery Options For The Little Guy
There's nothing small about the volume of data a lot of smaller companies must manage these days. But when is it time for a burgeoning business to consider upgrading its data backup, storage and recovery capabilities? Click HERE>>
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Complimentary Webinar: Best Practices For Incident Management And Crisis Communications
Host: Strohl Systems. Speakers: Featuring Roberta Witty, Gartner and Amy Passo, Strohl Systems June 16, 1 pm EST/10 am PST.
This Webinar will feature Gartner Analyst Roberta Witty who will share insights on how to increase your organization's crisis response effectiveness. Witty will identify the drivers expanding the role of incident management and discuss how to develop a flexible management structure and systems for incidents. Additionally, Witty will discuss types of tools that can help the incident management process, including emergency notification. Strohl Systems will provide a brief demonstration of NotiFind, a crisis communications tool, and Incident Manager, a crisis response tool. A question and answer session will conclude the Webinar.
To register, visit http://strohlsystemsevents.webex.com/strohlsystemsevents/onstage/g.php
?d=661227119&Rnd=774932309
and click on Enroll.

The Annual Information Security Meeting at the UN: "Best Practices and Solutions for Today's Global Threat"
Thursday, June 3, 2004, 9.00AM - 5.00PM
Conference Room 1, United Nations Headquarters, NYC
It is with great pleasure that, on behalf of the UN ECOSOC ICT Task Force and the UN ECOSOC Working Group on Informatics, I cordially invite you to attend this year's Annual Information Security Meeting at the UN, one in a series of extraordinary ICT Forums held at the United Nations, NYC, since 1988. These Events bring together a unique blend of world-class technology experts and key decision makers from both corporate and government levels.
Please take advantage of this Courtesy Registration to attend, at http://www.aitglobal.com/responseform.html. Questions? Call Carol Lackey at 631-269-6740 or email at carol_lackey@aitglobal.com.


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 2004/2005 DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE (9th annual Edition) has been published and is now available. Visit the Online GUIDE to sign up for a free copy. You can sign up today. Click HERE>>