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Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

12 Attributes of a Successful Business Continuity Plan

Mike Corby - Contributing Author                                 April 13th 2010

Question: What does a Business Continuity Plan have in common with a parachute? Answer: When you find out that either doesn’t work, it may be too late. [Read More]

Consider Risk in Your Optimization Model
Lucy West - Contributing Author                                                                                                  April 13th 2010

The job's not done for Supply Chain Network Optimization unless it moves from the theoretical to the actual physical supply chain, and designs the supply chain from country of origin through transhipment locations to the end customer. [Read More]

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Risk Management Technology for the Supply Chain - Mini Report
Cyber Security, Compliance, Privacy, Supply Chain, Import Security, Anti-Counterfeiting, Critical Infrastructures and scary threats like fraud and piracy, ID theft, fraudulent checks, skimmers, phishing, malware, key loggers, and botnets afflict us all: from government, to business, to consumers, our lives are fraught with risk. Risk Management Technology is a growing sector, but the solutions are fragmented. See our new Solutions Guide chart in this report:
April 13th 2010     Commentary by the ChainLink Research Team

Road Map for Security Systems Architecture
With the current level of security concern, it is interesting that there is not more focus on applications security. Numerous articles cite chilling statistics about security breaches, with the majority (some use the figure of 80%) being related to applications.
April 13th 2010     Commentary by Stephen Primost - Contributing Author

Supply Chain News
Supply Chain Risk and its Impact on Equity Volatility
Wall Street is becoming ever more aware of supply chain issues and how they affect shareholder value. Learn how different types of supply chain risks have different impacts on equity volatility.
April 13th 2010     Commentary by Vinod Singhal - Contributing Author
Government & Global Trade
Privacy Law Leadership in Cyber Legislation
David Goldstone, former prosecutor for the Justice Department and now at Goodwin Procter, in a recent speech at SecureWorld, highlighted the threats, challenges and responsibilities that firms now have to protect critical information.
April 13th 2010     ChainLink Commentary


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