The various objectives of performing BCP tests are to ensure that:
Procedures are complete and workable:
The recovery procedures are complete & workable.
Evaluation of competence of personnel:
The competence of personnel in their performance of
recovery procedures can be evaluated.
Sources are operational:
There sources such as business processes, systems, personnel, facilities &
data are obtainable & operational to perform recovery processes.
Operation manual procedures:
The manual recovery procedures & IT backup system/s are current
& can either be operational or restored.
Monitoring of training programme:
The success or failure of the business continuity training
program is monitored.
Write short notes on BCM maintenance.