Business Impact Analysis Template
The purpose of the Business Impact Analysis Template is to understand the priority of recovery for people, systems, data and premises. It records who long each element can be unavailable, the time to recover and the impact over time of the lack of availability. Built around ISO 22301 and a vital document in ISO 27001 and business continuity.
Business Impact Analysis Template Contents
For People, Systems and Locations:
What it does
What it is called
Who Uses It
Acceptable time to restore
( RTO – Recovery Time Objective )
Maximum Tolerable Period of Disruption ( MTPoD )
Impact Over time
Tip: A business impact assessment will help you identify the critical teams, systems and locations. These are the ones you want to ensure you have business continuity and disaster recovery plans in place for.