Gartner Research

Learn From the Experiences of Mature IT DRM Leaders

Published: 13 June 2013

ID: G00247356

Analyst(s): John Morency


Improving disaster recovery management maturity has become a business mandate for IT DRM leaders. Gartner has found that for many organizations there may be "good enough" IT DRM maturity based on analysis of its Business Continuity Management ITScore database.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Methodology
  • Key Findings


  • Target a "Good Enough" Level of IT DRM Maturity
  • Improve Application Dependency and Recovery Run Book Documentation
  • Increase Recovery Exercise Task Automation, Formalize the Definition of Recovery Service Levels and Implement a Recovery Readiness Early Warning System
  • Measure the Results of IT DRM Control Process Improvements
  • Client Organization Demographics

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