Accession Number:

ADA404260

Title:

Contingency Planning Guide for Information Technology Systems: Recommendations of the National Institute of Standards and Technology

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL INST OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY GAITHERSBURG MD

Report Date:

2002-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

NIST Special Publication 800-34, Contingency Planning Guide for Information Technology IT Systems provides instructions, recommendations, and considerations for government IT contingency planning. Contingency planning refers to interim measures to recover IT services following an emergency of System disruption. Interim measures may include the relocation of IT systems sod operators to an alternate site, the recovery of IT functions using alternate equipment, or the performance of IT functions using manual methods.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE