Business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) are closely related practices that support an organization's ability to remain operational after an adverse event.
John Moore, J. Bigelow, and Paul Crocetti write in
"Resiliency has become the watchword for organizations facing an array of threats, from natural disasters to the latest round of cyber attacks.
In this climate, business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) has a higher profile than ever before. Every organization, from small operations to the largest enterprises, is increasingly dependent on digital technologies to generate revenue, provide services and support customers who always expect applications and data to be available..."