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Introduction Disasters have become an inevitable part of businesses and organizations as well. They not only have a major effect on business and organizational continuity; they also result to an overhaul in organizational operational mechanisms (Awasthy, 2009). It is for this reason that many organizations and business resort to preparing business continuity plans and disaster recovery plans that will facilitate better disaster management in future. Effective disaster recovery plans are important to every business and organization (Thejendra, 2008). This is a disaster recovery plan is prepared for Bain & Company. This plan establishes goals, objectives and programs for the handling threats and natural disasters. The plan will provide a framework for recovery by anticipating future threats and disasters within or around the organization. It will be aimed at considering the security and protection of the business staff and its clients. It will also ensure that there is a reduced amount of business intermission that disasters are usually associated with. Examples of disasters that may occur within the business are: natural disasters such as tsunamis, hurricanes, earthquakes, among others; terrorist threats, bomb attacks, strikes and civil riots, fires, among others (Thejendra, 2008).
Bain & Company Bain & Company is a business consulting firm that works with many executives from different organizations to assist and aid them in making proficient decisions, actualize these decisions and enhance business sustainability. Its main objectives include enhancing business ideas into viable actions; to have a paradigm shift in business management and enhance innovations and technologies into business operations. With over 48 offices in 31 countries worldwide, it is a global entity with an edge over the rest.
Disaster Recovery Plan for Bain & Company The Disaster Recovery Plan
References: Awasthy, A. (2009). Disaster Management: Warning Response and Community Relocation. New Delhi: Global India Publications Menken, I. and Blokdijk, G. (2010). Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity It Planning, Implementation, Management and Testing of Solutions and Services Workbook Second Edition. Brisbane: Emereo Pty Limited Thejendra, B. S. (2008). Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity: A Quick Guide for Small Organizations and Busy Executives. London: IT Governance Ltd ----------------------- Branch office 2 Data backup and recovery facility Main headquarters with all the computerized data Branch office 1