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Risky Thinking
On Risk Management, Business Continuity, and Security
17 August, 2017
Does everyone remember the plan?
It's a problem.

Backlog (Definition)

An accumulation of work which a system or process must process.

When a system or process is unavailable for an extended period of time, the backlog may build up to such an extent that extra resources need to be brought in to process it in a timely manner.

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