The purpose of this activity is for you to describe the components of a disaster recovery plan for an organization.


Select an organization with which you are familiar. Write an APA-formatted paper of 5 to 6 1/2 pages (approx. 1,500 to 2,000 words) that describes the components and purposes of a disaster recovery plan for the selected organization. Support your paper with 3 to 7 peer-reviewed materials.

As part of your conclusion to this paper include a statement where you consider the inherent risks an electronic information system has on an organization. Consider the following as you compose this short reflection:

Has your thinking, approaches, and application of the material been affected by the week’s learning?
Were there any conflicts, opportunities of discovery, new experiences, or interactions that influenced your disposition this week?
Are there any areas of question where you still seek clarity?

Disaster Recovery Planning for an Organization