"The book offers a comprehensive guide for businesses on how to develop and implement effective disaster recovery and continuity of business plans that will make it possible for the company to keep working in the face of an event that cripples its information systems. Useful charts and helpful bulleted lists are offered for planning teams to customize for their company's needs. It's hard to think of any aspect of continuity planning that is not addressed by the book.Professional, thorough, detail-oriented and knowledgeable, the book is well organized and logically structured. It's clear to readers that the author has "been there, done that" with developing DR/COB plans and has the voice of experience that can help users of this guide prepare for any eventuality."- The Editor.
About the Author
John Cimasi received his bachelor of arts at the State University of New York at Buffalo, certifications in networking and systems analysis and design from SUNY at Buffalo, and a master of science in information technology from Regis University in Colorado. The author worked as a senior manager in the information technology industry for over twenty years. During this period, he supervised teams in both small local area and global enterprise networks. The creation, implementation, and maintenance of disaster recovery and continuity of business plans were a major part of the author's professional obligation. Mr. Cimasi retired in 2008 as a senior vice president, technical infrastructure operations manager for Citigroup, Amherst, New York.