Live Test

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1. A Live Test is a test whereby all recovery procedures and strategy are exercised. It actually replicates an actual disaster by halting production system and businesses.

Similar Terms: Cutover Test.

Related Terms: Type of BC Tests, Full Interruption Test.

Note: This is the most extensive business continuity test. This is the ultimate test and is most disruptive to business.


BCM Planning Methodology:Testing and Exercising
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)
Testing and Exercising Your Business Continuity Plan BUY!


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Guidance Notes and Templates

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)