Evaluation of Business Continuity and Information Disaster Recovery Mechanism in Top Universities in North Cyprus
Victor Legbo YISA1, Meshach BABA2
1Victor Legbo Yisa, Department of Cybersecurity Science, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.
2Meshach Baba, Department of Cybersecurity Science, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria.
Manuscript received on September 15, 2014. | Revised Manuscript received on September 22, 2014. | Manuscript published on September 25, 2014. | PP:19-27 | Volume-2 Issue-11, September 2014. | Retrieval Number: K08140921114/2014©BEIESP
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Abstract: The importance of a business continuity and disaster recovery plan to an organization cannnot be over-emphasised. Business continuity in an organization serve as a lifeline to organizations when a disasteer event occurs. This study emphasises on the need for an effective business continuity and disaster recovery plan in higher education institutions by evaluating universities in north cyprus’ disaster recovery mechanism.Deming circle approach was used in evaluation with questions asked to respondents based on the four different stages of the Deming circle.
Keywords: Business Continuity, Deming Circle, Disaster, Disaster Recovery.