Disaster Resource Guide: Your Source for Business Continuity
The GUIDE is the most comprehensive source for crisis/emergency management and business continuity information. The online DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE is set up to help you find information, vendors, organizations and many resources to help you prepare for (mitigate) or recover from any type of natural or other type of disaster. The GUIDE will help you keep your business running, your government agency operational, no matter what!

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Press Releases

American Public Works Association (APWA) Int’l Public Works Congress & Expo
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National PrepareAthon! Day is April 30, 2015
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Risk Management Course Tackles Top BCM Concerns
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Fire Corps: Citizens Helping Fire and EMS
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The International Disaster Conference & Expo
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New IT/DR Planning Course Meets Critical BCM Needs
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The BEP Chooses Sustainable Planner® as Organizational Resilience Software
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Latest News

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Emergency/Incident Management Software Survey

Thanks to hundreds of participants worldwide who completed our important survey on emergency/incident management software!  The Executive Summary of results is available on our website and a link to a more comprehensive report is available in the Summary. Questions the survey addressed include: What is important/not important; what are the costs and benefits; how complex is the software? Share the Executive Summary link with colleagues! Click HERE>>

BCM Software Product Spotlight

This special issue of the Continuity eGUIDE focuses on business continuity management planning software. The eight companies featured have technology solutions for the public and private sectors. Highlights include a "Demos and Videos" page and a Gartner report on BCM Software. Click HERE>>

16th Annual Edition Mailing

The 16th annual edition of the Disaster Resource GUIDE has been mailed to US subscribers.  It contains 178 pages with hundreds of companies, associations, conferences--loads of resources to help you stay operational no matter what! If you have not subscribed, then sign up here so you will not miss future editions! If you missed the 16th edition mailing, individual copies can be purchased by contacting the publisher with the "Contact Us" form below. You can also access the digital versions online at the link below. To subscribe, Click HERE>>

Digital Versions
Recent Disaster Resource GUIDEs

Can't find your copy of a recent Disaster Resource GUIDE? You can find recent editions of the GUIDE HERE>>

DRJ website to offer Disaster Resource GUIDE vendor directory!

DRJ has, for over 20 years, produced the leading DR and BC conferences, with over 3,000 attendees at their two annual events, and also publishes the quarterly Disaster Recovery Journal. Would you like to feature your company in this new directory? Contact us for details today!

Sometimes Destruction Leads to Good Things

After devastating earthquakes in 2010/11, Christchurch, New Zealand, had a lot of bouncing back to do. Take a look at how it took advantage of destruction. Click HERE>>

New York Launches $40 Million Energy Competition

The goal is to encourage people to develop microgrids, key systems for keeping the power on during severe weather conditions, to create a stronger state power grid. Click HERE>>

How Minneapolis Plans to Create the Most Resilient Neighborhood

It’s called Prospect North, and has been described as a ‘city within a city,’ an ‘innovation district’ and a ‘living laboratory.’ So what exactly is it? Click HERE>>

Where Disaster Recovery and Robots Meet

Disaster robotics – a fascinating field. Here’s what Robin Murphy, director of the Center for Robot-Assisted Search and Rescue at Texas A&M University has to say about it. Click HERE>>

What ‘The Blizzard that Never Came’ Can Teach Us About Leadership

Though the ‘blizzard of the century’ never hit NYC, the prompt and clearly communicated preparations the state made offer examples of leadership done right. Click HERE>>

A Cyber Expert’s Take: Government Hasn’t Done Enough

In this piece, a senior fellow with Indiana University’s cybersecurity research center discusses his belief that the government hasn’t done enough to protect data. Click HERE>>

Prepare for the Worst and Have Fun While Doing It

Are you ready for a zombie apocalypse? While it may be farfetched, one Canadian festival is tapping into the premise to teach disaster survival skills. Click HERE>>

Planning Ahead to Make 2015 a Year Free of Crisis

Try this New Year’s resolution: better crisis management. Here are six tips for your own crisis management plan to ensure your business runs smoothly this year. Click HERE>>

White Papers

Addressing the Roadblocks to Application Recovery through Integrated Recovery Management
Integrated recovery management is a proven strategy for achieving the recoverability requirements of business managers while lowering IT and recovery costs across the organization and provide insight, protection and assurance related to critical enterprise data. For the White Paper, click HERE>>

The Three Pillars of Trust
Adopting a New Service Architecture for Trusted Transactions with Government on the Internet
For the Booz Allen Hamilton White Paper, click HERE>>

Business Continuity Resources
A number of free resources for business continuity planning are available for experienced or beginning BC planners. Click HERE>>

Interoperable Mission Critical Broadband/Narrowband Solution for Public Safety Communications
The need for anytime, anywhere access to information has extended from the general public to the public safety community. The growing requirement for secure access to data intensive resources is driving the demand for a nationwide public safety broadband network. For the White Paper, click HERE>>

The “Gotchas” of Backup and Recovery
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Twelve Details that Make a Significant Difference
Whether it’s extreme weather or security threats, the need for emergency notification at colleges and universities is greater than ever. For this White Paper, click HERE>>

Five Critical Business Areas where DR/VFI Delivers Real Value
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