Business Continuity 


An ongoing process to ensure that the necessary steps are taken to identify the impact of potential losses and maintain viable recovery strategies, recovery plans, and continuity of services.

Source: NFPA 1600

Business continuity is the process of creating a plan of action to ensure that an organization is able to continue operations in the event of an emergency or disruptive event. This plan includes strategies for maintaining or quickly restoring vital business functions, processes, and systems.