Higher Education

Guide to Disaster Recovery, 1st Edition

  • Michael Erbschloe
  • ISBN-10: 0619131225  |  ISBN-13: 9780619131227
  • 367 Pages
  • © 2003 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $159.75



Presents methods to identify vulnerabilities and take appropriate countermeasures to prevent and mitigate failure risks for an organization.

Features and Benefits

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of disaster recovery and countermeasures for an organization.
  • Breaks down disaster recovery planning into eight easy-to-follow steps that can be applied to any organization.
  • Includes an author survey of 250 planners and managers across 13 industries for real-life information about the crucial aspects of disaster recovery.
  • Features extensive learning tools, including Review Questions, Hands-On Projects, and Case Projects, which allow students to practice skills as they are learned.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Disaster Recovery
2. Preparing to Develop the Disaster Recovery Plan
3. Assessing Risks in the Enterprise
4. Prioritizing Systems and Functions for Recovery
5. Developing Plans and Procedures
6. Organizing Relationships in Disaster Recovery
7. Procedures for Responding to Attacks on Computers
8. Developing Procedures for Special Circumstances
9. Implementing Disaster Recovery Plans
10. Testing and Rehearsal
11. Continued Assessment of Needs, Threats, and Solutions
12. Living Through a Disaster
Appendix A: Disaster Recovery Survey Results
Appendix B: Selected Disaster Resources on the World Wide Web