Business Continuity Management (BCM) (ITILv3):    [Service Design] The Business Process responsible for managing Risks that could seriously impact the Business. BCM safeguards the interests of key stakeholders, reputation, brand and value creating activities. The BCM Process involves reducing Risks to an acceptable level and planning for the recovery of Business Processes should a disruption to the Business occur. BCM sets the Objectives, Scope and Requirements for IT Service Continuity Management.

See also: TBD

Business Continuity Management (BCM) (ITILv2):    Anticipating Incidents which may affect critical business functions and processes and ensuring that the organization is capable of responding to such Incidents in a planned and rehearsed manner.

See also: Business Continuity Objective, Business Continuity Plan (BCP)

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