Business Continuity: Acronyms


Acronym Key and Glossary Terms
BC business continuity
BCP business continuity plan
BCM business continuity management
BCS Business Continuity Shield
BIA business impact analysis
CFR Code of Federal Regulations
CIPC Critical Infrastructure Protection Committee
COG Continuity of Government
COOP continuity of operations
DR disaster recovery
EFA Expedited Funds Availability
FCC Federal Communications Commission
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FDIC Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.
FERC Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
FFIEC Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council
FISMA Federal Information Security Act
FRB Federal Reserve Bank
FRS Federal Reserve System
GASB Governmental Accounting Standards Board
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
ISO International Organization for Standardization
ITC Information Technology Continuity
ITL Information Technology Laboratory
NCUA National Credit Union Administration
NERC North American Electric Reliability Council
NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology
OCC U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
OTS Office of Thrift Supervision
RUS Rural Utilities Service
SEC Securities and Exchange Commission
SP Special Publication