Its principal, Chris Childs, noted that, “Continue’s aims are to provide a flexible range of Business Continuity services to a broad section of UK businesses, irrespective of size, requirement, location or industry sector. We believe that every business should recognise the need to be able to continue to operate after any adverse event, but that they may not have the necessary resources or know-how to ensure this is a reality. Our aim is to provide the right amount of insight and technical expertise as required.”
What risks may affect me?
Power failure, deliberate actions such as hacking, fire, flood or any other reason that may cause a denial of access to premises, or indeed for those premises to be permanently unusable. In the age that we live in, it is important that we do not try to pre-empt the cause of a disaster scenario, but to concentrate on the elements of a business that are mission-critical, and to protect those.
"You've got to think about big things while you're doing small things, so that all the small things go in the right direction". Alvin Toffler
"If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner". Omar N. Bradley
"When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly forty years at sea, I merely say, uneventful. Of course there have been winter gales, and storms and fog and the like. But in all my experience, I have never been in any accident... or any sort worth speaking about. I have seen but one vessel in distress in all my years at sea. I never saw a wreck and never have been wrecked nor was I ever in any predicament that threatened to end in disaster of any sort". E. J. Smith, 1907, Captain, RMS Titanic
"Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or to lose". Lyndon B. Johnson (1908 - 1973), address to the nation, November 28, 1963
"I think there is a world market for maybe five computers". Thomas Watson (1874 - 1956) - IBM Chairman, 1943
"Before anything else, preparation is the key to success". Alexander Graham Bell