Business Continuity Testing Cycle

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1. In a typical Business Continuity or BC Testing Cycle, these are the different level of Component Testing to be conducted and the whole testing process is usually, circular and cyclical. The testing cycle is to ensure that each type of tests become more complex over time.

Note: It is important to note that the tests for business continuity are different from disaster recovery test.

Related Terms: Test Schedule,Type of BC Tests, Type of DR Tests.

BCM Planning Methodology:Testing and Exercising
Testing and Exercising Your Business Continuity Plan BUY!
BCMBoK Competency Level (CL)
BCMBoK 6: Testing and Exercising CL 2B: Intermediate (BC)



BCMBoK Competency Level (CL)
BCMBoK 6: Testing and Exercising CL 2C: Intermediate (CM)



BCMBoK Competency Level (CL)
BCMBoK 6: Testing and Exercising CL 2CC: Intermediate (CC)



BCMBoK Competency Level (CL)
BCMBoK 6: Testing and Exercising CL 2D: Intermediate (DR)

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)