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Arkema lessons learned

Previously we wrote about the fall-out from the Lac Megantic rail disaster – the deadliest Canadian rail disaster since 1867.  Many lessons were learned from the two-year investigation that followed.  While less catastrophic, the recent post-Hurricane Harvey Arkema plant explosion near Houston, Texas, will also reveal its own take-aways. However, even without results from investigations […]

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BCP Headaches you can Avoid by Using SHIELD: Part 3

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Solve BCP Headaches Welcome to the third and final installment of our series on how SHIELD can solve BCP headaches.  Last week we talked about how SHIELD helps the newcomer to business continuity get started on the plan development process.  This week we’re going to look at what challenges that come up after you finally […]

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BCP Headaches you can avoid by using SHIELD: Part 2

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We hope you enjoyed last week’s blog post on how KingsBridge SHIELD can solve some of your Business Continuity Planning (BCP) information security headaches.  This week, part two of our series focuses on how Shield can cure the headaches of the BCP newbie.  Has management assigned you the responsibility of heading up the company’s BCP program […]

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BCP Headaches you can avoid by using KingsBridge SHIELD

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Welcome to the first in our three-part series on business continuity planning headaches and how you can use the KingsBridge SHIELD solution to resolve them.  Today “BCP plan access” is the focus.  Making sure those that need it have it, while also ensuring that access to sensitive information remains restricted. BCP Headache – #1 Keeping […]

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Secure Document Storage with SHIELD

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As covered in our last post, Records Management for BCP, one of the most challenging and yet critical elements of your business continuity plan (BCP) is records management. In this follow-up post, we’ll look at how KingsBridge SHIELD helps you with secure document storage that critical to your business’ recovery. Safe and Secure Document Storage […]

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4 years later… what we can learn from the Lac Mégantic rail disaster

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What can we learn from Lac Mégantic In July of 2013, the deadliest Canadian rail accident since 1867 occurred in Lac Megantic, Quebec.  A series of errors resulted in a train carrying crude oil to roll downhill before derailing in the town of Lac Megantic.  The accident resulted in: 63 derailed rail cars 47 deaths […]

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DRJ SpringWorld 2017 Report

DRJ SpringWorld

The KingsBridge team was onsite in Orlando last week ‘Keeping it Simple and Straightforward’ at DRJ SpringWorld.   Record traffic at the KingsBridge booth this year may be the result of the Hershey’s kisses and coffee on offer, but more likely the huge number of enhancements we’ve made to our Shield software over the last […]

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Credit Union and the NCUA – Be prepared for ALL threats?

Is your Credit Union Ready?

Credit Union and NCUA – The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) requires that all federal credit unions have a business continuity plan.  No matter how big or small a credit union you are, make sure you are aware of the regulations used by the NCUA for audits.  The NCUA uses key elements from the FFIEC IT […]

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Password Management

Password Management

Password management is always a challenge.  Not only do users love to never change their password, they also like to keep it as simple as possible. Today we’re not going to dip our toe into the very deep water of how to write good password policy.  We’re really here to show you how Shield can align […]

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Simple and Straightforward with the Plan Markup Table

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At KingsBridge we make your business continuity planning easy by following our version of the K.I.S.S. principle – Keep It Simple and Straightforward.  We simplify your plan writing and maintenance process through a feature called the Plan Markup table.  Many Shield users leverage Plan Markup when they first set up Shield ‘out of the box’ […]

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