Rapid and unplanned disruptions can force communities and states to respond and adapt to new needs and priorities for essential functions and critical services across multiple business units. Strategic leadership, documented processes, and proactive planning are your keys to assessing and identifying your organization’s strengths and opportunities to protect continuity of operations during a disruptive event of any kind.
Organizational Continuity Capabilities
ISF has over 40 years of history working alongside agency leadership, stakeholders, and end users to formulate a comprehensive understanding of an organization’s continuity capabilities and deliver business continuity plans. Through our expert team of experienced project managers, business analysts, IT analysts, and technical and infrastructure consultants, ISF is uniquely positioned to achieve the following for your people, process, and technology:
- Assess current state of preparedness
- Understand organizational strengths
- Assess and document equipment and infrastructure
- Deliver recovery requirements and gap analysis
- Provide staff training and continuity planning documentation
- Create testing scenarios and perform continuity exercises
Experience on the Front Lines
Strong plans, documentation, and preparation exercises are critical to ensure continued operations and access to systems and necessary equipment when events impact business continuity. ISF has been on the front lines of response to countless events that have impacted organizations, including the following:
- Natural and man-made disasters
- Unanticipated legislation or administrative rules
Once ISF has a complete understanding of your organizational structure and existing business continuity preparedness, we formulate a roadmap to address known gaps and implement training and continuity exercises for your agency and business units.
Comprehensive Operational Response to Crisis
ISF has the experience and knowledge to provide a comprehensive review of your agency and prepare an operational response to any crisis. ISF offers management consulting services as an approved vendor through term contracts and master service agreements in several states, and is an approved provider through the GSA Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) Contract.