ITDRP Workshop for Business Continuity in the Digital Age
With the growing reliance on Information and Communication Technology, it's imperative for organizations to ensure their IT infrastructure's disaster recovery readiness. ISO/IEC 27031 provides guidelines for ITDRP. This 3-day workshop will delve deep into the ISO/IEC 27031 standard, equipping participants with the knowledge and practical skills to ensure ITDRP.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Understand the relevance of ITDRP in business continuity.
- Conduct a risk assessment to identify threats and vulnerabilities to their IT infrastructure.
- Develop and implement a robust ITDRP based on ISO/IEC 27031 guidelines.
- Monitor and review ITDRP on an ongoing basis.
- Understand the certification process for ISO/IEC 27031.
Day 1: Understanding ITDRP and ISO/IEC 27031
- Overview of World Events and the Need for ITDRP in BCM:
- Importance of IT in Business Continuity.
- Recent global disruptions emphasizing IT's role.
- ISO/IEC 27031: An Extension of ISO/IEC 27001:
- Introduction to ISO/IEC 27031.
- Relationship with ISO/IEC 27001.
- Prioritizing Systems and Functions for ITDRP:
- Business Impact Analysis [BIA] for IT.
- Identifying critical IT systems and processes.
- Quantifying the impact of IT disruptions.
- Risk Assessment (RA) for IT + Workshop:
- Identifying and evaluating IT-related risks.
- Developing mitigation strategies.
Day 2: Implementation of ITDRP Based on ISO/IEC 27031
- Technological Solutions for Business Continuity:
- Setting up devices for remote work.
- Establishing a robust LAN and internet connection.
- Leveraging cloud solutions.
- Online Services to Support Business Operations:
- Ordering essential services online.
- Using food delivery platforms for business needs.
- Leveraging communication tools like Line for BCP.
- Remote Work and Communication Tools:
- Setting up group communications via Line.
- Utilizing video conferencing tools: Skype, Zoom.
- Remote computer access and VPN setups.
- Transportation and Emergency Services:
- Emergency contact lists.
- Utilizing apps for transportation needs.
Day 3: Strengthening ITDRP and Achieving Certification
- Incident Management Plan (IMP) for IT:
- Developing an IT-specific IMP.
- Steps and protocols to address IT incidents.
- Business Continuity Plan (BCP) for IT + Workshop:
- Designing a robust IT BCP.
- Regular review and updates of the BCP.
- Exercise Preparation, Templates, and Documents for IT:
- Simulation exercises for IT disruptions.
- Documenting and recording ITDRP exercises.
- Embedding ITDRP in Organizational Culture:
- Training and awareness programs.
- Achieving and maintaining ISO/IEC 27031 certification.
- IT Managers, CIOs, IT Professionals.
- BCP Officers, Auditors, Compliance Officers.
- Management personnel concerned with IT disaster recovery planning.