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  • Cindy

    Using social media in a crisis: 7 best practices

    July 7, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on Using social media in a crisis: 7 best practices

    There’s a gas explosion at your main manufacturing plant: lives are at risk and production is likely to be affected…. Your call centre has been hit by an outbreak of food poisoning after a team party and is running at 20 percent capacity… Your products...

  • Steven King

    4 key factors when planning Business Continuity for your Contact Centre

    July 7, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on 4 key factors when planning Business Continuity for your Contact Centre

    Customers are the lifeblood of any business, and for many companies, large and small, a contact centre is the most important channel for interacting with them. And yet, despite its importance, few companies have a comprehensive disaster recovery and business...

  • Internet Solutions acquires ContinuitySA

    Internet Solutions’ latest acquisition is ContinuitySA

    June 19, 2014 • Company News, Top StoriesComments Off on Internet Solutions’ latest acquisition is ContinuitySA

    Internet Solutions (IS) has made a move and acquired business continuity management company ContinuitySA (CSA). The amount for the acquisition has however been undisclosed. This is the third acquisition in recent months by the pan-African communications...

  • Jaun Harmse, senior business continuity management advisor at ContinuitySA. (Image source: Continuity SA)

    ICT continuity: Are you spending enough or too much?

    April 1, 2014 • Company NewsComments Off on ICT continuity: Are you spending enough or too much?

    Few would question the necessity for ICT continuity solutions – but how many have interrogated how much they cost and how effective they are? That’s a question posed by Jaun Harmse, senior business continuity management advisor at ContinuitySA, who asks...

  • Mark Beverley, general manager: Service Delivery at ContinuitySA. (Image source: ContinuitySA)

    ContinuitySA invests R9.8 million to meet growing demand, improve services

    February 4, 2014 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on ContinuitySA invests R9.8 million to meet growing demand, improve services

    ContinuitySA, Africa’s premier provider of business continuity management consulting and services, recently concluded a set of major capital projects aimed at upgrading its IT and physical infrastructure. “It’s safe to say that IT is now the...

  • Michael Davies, CEO, ContinuitySA. (Image source: ContinuitySA)

    Top five business continuity risks for 2014: Is extreme part of your thinking?

    January 30, 2014 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on Top five business continuity risks for 2014: Is extreme part of your thinking?

      At the beginning of 2013, ContinuitySA warned that business risks were becoming more complex and intertwined, and so much harder to predict and plan for. But this year they are also becoming more extreme. “As the world becomes more interconnected,...

  • Karen Humphris, business continuity management advisor at ContinuitySA. (Image source: ContinuitySA)

    Key success factors for business continuity in manufacturing

    November 27, 2013 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on Key success factors for business continuity in manufacturing

    Once seen primarily as a way to protect against IT and building failure in white-collar industries, business continuity management is fast becoming an essential tool for manufacturers. “Business continuity management takes a much broader view than...

  • Peter Westcott, business continuity management advisor at ContinuitySA. (Image source: ContinuitySA)

    ContinuitySA announces business continuity training programme for 2014

    November 20, 2013 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on ContinuitySA announces business continuity training programme for 2014

    ContinuitySA, Africa’s premier provider of business continuity management services, has announced its training programme for the first six months of 2014. Business Continuity is the increasingly important science of keeping a business operational through...

  • Peter Westcott, business continuity management advisor at ContinuitySA. (Image source: ContinuitySA)

    Business continuity and the cloud: Storm warning

    October 30, 2013 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on Business continuity and the cloud: Storm warning

    “Cloud services are proliferating because they offer employees tremendous flexibility—the explosion in the use of smartphones and tablets creates a tremendous need for anywhere/ anytime access to applications,” says Peter Westcott, business continuity...

  • ContinuitySA CIO Gerrit van Taak. (Image source: ContinuitySA)

    ContinuitySA implements landmark server replication project

    October 16, 2013 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on ContinuitySA implements landmark server replication project

    ContinuitySA has successfully implemented a complete business continuity solution using server replication for a global resources company. The client has integrated mining, processing, energy, logistical and marketing operations across Asia, Latin America and...

  • Jacob Makgwesha Mothupi, Managing Director, ContinuitySA Botswana. (Image source: Continuity SA)

    Why governments in Africa need business continuity

    October 9, 2013 • Company NewsComments Off on Why governments in Africa need business continuity

    Government is, one could say, the most important business in any country—particularly across the continent of Africa. Service delivery, leadership in governance, cooperation between government departments—they are all vital for the life of citizens and...

  • Jaun Harmse, senior business continuity management advisor at ContinuitySA. (Image source: Continuity SA)

    Crisis simulation is key to good governance

    October 1, 2013 • Company News, Southern AfricaComments Off on Crisis simulation is key to good governance

    Business continuity, IT continuity, and physical and data security are firmly on the boardroom agenda thanks to a growing focus on risk governance by legislators and regulators. As a result, more and more attention is being given to formulating plans to...

  • Three steps to enterprise cloud migration

    March 27, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on Three steps to enterprise cloud migration

    Cloud computing offers significant benefits to enterprises, and many are starting to factor it into their long-term planning. First, however, they need to understand the pros and cons of cloud—and how to make the move. “Cloud offers enterprises the...

  • Top 10 business continuity issues for 2012

    January 17, 2012 • ListsComments Off on Top 10 business continuity issues for 2012

    On 12 December 2012, the current cycle will come to an end—according to the Mayan long count way of reckoning time, that is. Opinion is divided on what this will portend. Spiritual enlightenment ? Or apocalypse? Doomsday scenarios aside, just what are the...

  • Top 5 benefits of electronic BCM

    February 15, 2011 • SoftwareComments (1)

    Business continuity is joining many other enterprise applications and processes by adopting electronic storage and cloud computing as a means of retaining and maintaining a dynamic corporate continuity platform. Far from the days of static, paper-based...

  • ContinuitySA finalises R35m buyout from Dialogue

    February 14, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on ContinuitySA finalises R35m buyout from Dialogue

    The Dialogue Group has sold it’s 51% share in Continuity SA, with effect from 01 February 2011. CoroCapital now holds 49% of ContinuitySA, while the Continuity Investment Trust, represented by the management and staff of ContinuitySA, increased its...