Disaster Recovery



Definition

Disaster recovery is the activity consisting of all tasks that are primarily performed to prepare for, avoid, react to, and recover from a major natural or man-made disasters.

Goals

The typical goals of disaster recovery are to:

Objectives

The typical objectives of disaster recovery are to:

Examples

Preconditions

Disaster recovery typically may begin when the following conditions hold:

Completion Criteria

Disaster recovery is typically complete when the following conditions hold:

Tasks

Disaster recovery typically involves the following producers performing the following disaster recovery tasks:

Disaster recovery tasks are typically related temporally as illustrated in the following diagram:

Relationships between Disaster Recovery Tasks Disaster Threat Analysis

Environments

Disaster recovery is typically performed using the following environment(s) and associated tools:

Work Products

Disaster recovery typically results in the production of all or part of the following disaster recovery work products:

Phases

Disaster recovery tasks are typically performed during the following phases:


Phase Relevant Tasks
Business Strategy Not Applicable.
Business Optimization Disaster Threat Analysis, Disaster Planning, Disaster Avoidance, Disaster Preparation, Disaster Response, Backup Contact Center Production, Backup Data Center Production, Facility Repair, Disaster Reporting, and Normal Operations Restoration.
Initiation Disaster Threat Analysis, Disaster Planning, Disaster Avoidance, Disaster Preparation, Disaster Response, Backup Contact Center Production, Backup Data Center Production, Facility Repair, Disaster Reporting, and Normal Operations Restoration.
Construction Disaster Avoidance, Disaster Preparation, Disaster Response, Backup Contact Center Production, Backup Data Center Production, Facility Repair, Disaster Reporting, and Normal Operations Restoration.
Delivery Disaster Avoidance, Disaster Preparation, Disaster Response, Backup Contact Center Production, Backup Data Center Production, Facility Repair, Disaster Reporting, and Normal Operations Restoration.
Usage Disaster Avoidance, Disaster Preparation, Disaster Response, Backup Contact Center Production, Backup Data Center Production, Facility Repair, Disaster Reporting, and Normal Operations Restoration.
Retirement Not Applicable.

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