Small business crisis plans few and far between

New Zealand small and medium-sized firms are highly unprepared for a future crisis similar to the Christchurch earthquakes, a study has found. Massey University’s annual BusinesSMEasure canvassed 1000 companies across the country. It found only a small proportion of the firms surveyed had a formal continuity plan in place and fewer than 10 per cent […]

Sydney Round Table Event – Testing Business Continuity Plans

OpsCentre’s Managing Director, Rod Crowder, will be facilitating a round table event on behalf of Continuity Forum, to be held 29th Jun 2011. The topic is Business Continuity Testing/Exercising. For more information and registration details please go to the Continuity Forum website here. We hope to see you there.

Business Continuity Awareness Week Events

OpsCentre have updated our Events page with details and links for some of the Australian activities for Business Continuity Awareness Week (this week). Plus we’ve also put up the topics for our June and August Round Table Discussions in Sydney. Happy BCAW!

OpsCentre Round Table Event – Cloud Computing: Risky Business?

OpsCentre is hosting another Round Table event at the Vibe Hotel in Sydney on 28th April 2011 to discuss Cloud Computing Risks. Details have been updated on OpsCentre’s Events page and there is a link through to more information and registration. OpsCentre Events Page

Webinar: Disaster Recovery Planning & Testing – The Real Cost of Downtime

Novell is hosting a complimentary Webinar on the Real Cost of Downtime on January 19, 2011 (or Thu, Jan 20, 2011 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM AEDT if you’re in Australia). The main topics to be covered are: – Traditional disaster recovery challenges, particularly when it comes to testing and recovery planning – Best practices […]