chapter  18
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Restoration Component of Business Continuity Planning

ByJohn Dorf, Marty Johnson

This chapter will help you understand the issues related to each of these items and be a resource for developing the necessary information for inclusion in your BCP program.

The more time that passes before the salvation of hard copy and electronic media, the greater the chance that the data or archival records will be permanently lost. However, if you rush to handle, move, dry, etc., media and do not do so in the correct manner, you may worsen the situation. Therefore, to ensure minimizing the damage you must act quickly and correctly to recover data and restore documents. This also applies to the facilities and infrastructure damage.