Continuous Availability

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1. A system or application that supports operations which continue with little to no noticeable impact to the user.

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)

Time to Restore Business Operations in the context of Business Continuity Management

2. A characteristic of an Business Continuity that masks from the users the effects of losses of service, planned or unplanned. See Continuous Operation.

(Source: Disaster Recovery Institute International / Disaster Recovery Journal - DRII/DRJ)

(Source: ENISA - the European Network and Information Security Agency. BCM & Resilience Glossary)