What Varuna devan(rainGod), Sinking Chennai Corporation and billion $ cognizant’s of the world have in common?

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery is the connection ! Today i heard a story about a DBA getting canned by his management for questioning what’s the organization’s BC strategy. God save that company .. Quoting Cognizant because it’s almost head quartered in chennai wrt all of its offshore activities. Whether they have readiness planned completely when chennai is going down because of a natural disaster. I doubt so.. We can…

Bank of England appoints Deloitte to probe Chaps breakdown

The Bank of England has appointed Deloitte to conduct an independent review of the ten-hour breakdown in the operation of the UK’s high value payments system, Chaps, last month. The Bank has so far remained tight-lipped about the fault, which saw the deadline for processing payments through the system extended into the evening as it struggled to clear a large backlog. Although it has yet to give a clear explanation,…