DRJ Glossary of Business Continuity Terms

Work Remotely Resumption Plan

A plan for completing regular work from another location, with little to no data loss or downtime. Includes working remotely and telecommuting

Workaround Procedures

Alternative procedures that may be used by a functional unit(s) to enable it to continue to perform its critical functions during temporary unavailability of specific application systems, electronic or hard copy data, voice or data communication systems, specialized equipment, office facilities, personnel, or external services.

Zika Virus

A virus transmitted by mosquitos that causes severe encephalopathy and neurological complications in infants. Pregnant women or women who may become pregnant are at high risk. In most cases symptoms do not develop. Currently there is no vaccine or treatment.