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Publication Citation: Executive Guide to ADP Contingency Planning

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Author(s): James K. Shaw; Stuart W. Katzke;
Title: Executive Guide to ADP Contingency Planning
Published: January 01, 1982
Abstract: This document provides, in the form of questions and answers, the background and basic essential information required to understand the developmental process for Automatic Data Processing (ADP) contingency plans. The primary intended audience consists of executives and managers who depend on ADP resources and services, yet may not be directly responsible for the daily management or supervision of data processing activities or facilities. The publication should also be especially beneficial to individuals responsible for ensuring compliance with Office of Management and Budget Circular A-71, Transmittal Memorandum Number 1, July 27, 1978.
Citation: Special Publication (NIST SP) - 500-85
Pages: 16 pp.
Keywords: ADP security, backup operations, computer security, contingency planning, emergency response, Federal Information Processing Standards Publication, recovery actions
Research Areas: Information Technology, Computer Security
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.6028/NBS.SP.500-85