StratoGrid Advisory Blog

Risk Assessment – Is it worth the time and effort?

Should your organization execute a Risk Assessment? Is it worth the time and effort? It is often a long and complicated process, which may discourage some organizations from fully committing to it. This article will...

IT Disaster Recovery Planning – “No worries, we have a backup?!”

When asked about their organization’s IT Disaster Recovery (ITDR) plans, some will smile and say, “Yes, we have a backup and it is fully outsourced.” This type of response will set off few red flags...

Why the Business Impact Analysis is Challenging for an Organization with Constant Changes

In a Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program, there are specific professional practices that must be adhered to. The Disaster Recovery Institute (DRI) outlines first steps as Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program Initiation and Risk Assessment, with...

Is Your Organization’s IT Strategy in line with its Business Goals and Direction?

An IT strategy is a comprehensive plan that lays out specifically how technology will support your business strategy and help guide your organization toward its objectives over the next 3-5 years. Most organizations have some...

BCM as a Service (BCMaaS)

The implementation of a Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program allows organizations to increase their resiliency and better handle disruptions to their operations. However, the development, implementation and maintenance of the BCM Program often poses challenges....

Challenges with BCM Programs once Implemented

As outlined in our previous blog post, development and implementation of an effective Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program is imperative to organizations of any size. Maintenance of the BCM Program is also a necessary for...