Gartner Research

Members of the Association of Contingency Planners Report on 'What Keeps Them Up at Night'

Published: 29 October 2015

ID: G00292880

Analyst(s): Roberta Witty


Gartner surveyed ACP members during 3Q15 on the topics of BCM program management, business resilience and the impact of information security incidents and IT outages on production and recovery activities. This research report presents the results of that survey for BCM professionals.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • BCM Program Management
    • Primary Reporting Responsibility for BCM Activities
    • The Degree to Which Senior Management Values and Funds BCM
  • Business Resilience: What Is It?
    • Disciplines Covered in a Business/Operational Resilience Program
    • Maturity of the Business/Operational Resilience Program
  • Information Security and BCM Program Alignment
    • Information Security Incidents as a BCM Scenario
    • Information Security Incident Response Team Integration With BCM
    • Inclusion of Information Security Incidents in BCM Exercises
  • IT Disaster Recovery Management
    • IT Disaster Recovery Solutions
    • Recovery of IT Services Outsourcing
  • Methodology
  • Appendix 1: Survey Participant Profile
  • Appendix 2: Recovery Tiers

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