The ability of a business or organization to withstand a crisis, disruption or disaster and continue to operate through the event.

 Source: Erwood Group

Crisis Management


The overall coordination of an organization’s response to a crisis, in an effective, timely manner, with the goal of avoiding or minimizing damage to the organization’s profitability, reputation, and ability to operate.

 Source: BCI/DRJ

The manner, methodology and coordination of efforts used by a business or organization to prepare, manage and respond to a crisis, emergency, disruption, or disaster in a timely and efficient manner. 

 Source: Erwood Group



A piece of evidence.

 Source: Software Supply Chain Security Guidance EO 14028 from NISTIR 7692

A piece of evidence, such as text or a reference to a resource, that is submitted to support a response to a question.

 Source: NISTIT 7692

Work products that are produced and used during a project to capture and convey information (e.g., models, source code).

 Source: NIST SP 800-160vlrl from ISO 19014:2020

Evidence used during a DR Exercise/Test to show before/after states of failover or evidence of data and information flow.

 Source: Erwood Group