Backlog Trap

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1. Backlog Trap is the effect on a business due to the backlog of work that accumulates when the IT system or business process is not available for a extended period.

Related Term: Recovery Team

BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 5: Plan Development CL 3B: Advanced (BC)



BCMBoK Competency Level
BCMBoK 5: Plan Development CL 3D: Advanced (DR)

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)

2. The effect on the business of a backlog of work that develops when a system or process is unavailable for a long period, and which may take a considerable length of time to reduce. (Source: ENISA - the European Network and Information Security Agency. BCM & Resilience Glossary)

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