Tools and Ideas for Risk Assessment and Business Continuity
|1 March, 2015|
The maximum length of time a business function can be discontinued without causing irreparable harm to the business.
Business functions associated with customer service and billing often have the shortest maximum tolerable downtimes.
A similar and more standard term for this is the Maxium Tolerable Period of Disruption (MTPOD).
See Also: Maximum Acceptable Outage.
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