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Business Continuity Management Program Primer for 2018

Published: 02 January 2018

ID: G00344112

Analyst(s): Mark Jaggers , Roberta Witty


BCM programs are key to delivering resilient traditional and digital business operations in the face of domestic and global turmoil, cyberattacks, site outages, and IT failures. Security and risk management leaders responsible for BCM must provide a strategic and business-oriented program.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How do you provide business resilience in the era of digital business?
    • How do you effectively build and manage a comprehensive BCM program?
    • How do you ensure IT disaster recovery and service continuity management meet rapidly changing resilience needs?
    • How do you align BCM with cybersecurity incident response for better response and recovery?

Related Priorities

  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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