BCaaS Offerings

Virtual Corporation Business Continuity as a Service (BCaaS) provides professional support for business continuity programs and software tools that transitions BCM management responsibility from the client to Virtual Corporation. 

We offer a variety of engagement options, so you can custom-design your BCaaS service and, add value to your organization by:

  • Improving your Business Continuity Management capabilities
  • Reducing operating cost variability
  • Increasing your focus on core competencies
  • Gaining peace of mind knowing that your Business Continuity program follows industry best practices
  • Leveraging the depth and breadth of the Virtual Managed Services Team

Does Business Continuity as a Service fit the needs of your organization ?

Program Management

Provide program support for the implementation and management of business continuity services offerings.

This includes:

  • Dedicated Business Continuity Management Consultants to lead, manage and coordinate all business continuity activities
  • Development of an annual and multi-year BCM strategy roadmap that includes identification of resilience improvements
  • All status meetings and reporting to executive leadership
  • Quarterly progress reporting with an internal Steering Committee (or appropriate governance entity)

Who are Virtual Corporation Managed Services Programs for?

We find our programs are best suited for companies with the following criteria:

  • No/ Small Business Continuity department
  • Limited Budget
  • Outdated Business Continuity Plans/Program
  • Internal audit/regulatory requirements

BCaaS 3-Year Notional Timeline

Our managed services approach focuses on building a sustainable program. Typical engagements last between 1-3 years to ensure we ingrain the ideas of business continuity into the corporate culture.

Here is a sample of how we’d work with you on engaging your organization and growing the program’s maturity.

orange pillar

Year 1 

Initiation of Program 

  • Maturity Assessment (Where are we now?)
  • Program Structure
  • Business Impact Analysis (BIA)
  • Inaugural Business Continuity Plans (BCPs)

Purple Pillar

Year 2

Implementation/ Planning 

  • Employee Awareness Training
  • Annual update of BIA & BCPs
  • Update Business Continuity Plans
  • Expansion of BC Program to include additional Business Functions or Departments
  • Conduct Tabletop Exercises

green pillar

Year 3

Program Improvement & Maturity 

  • Employee Awareness Training
  • Annual update of BIA & BCPs
  • Update Business Continuity Plans
  • Expansion of BC Program to include additional Business Functions or Departments
  • Conduct Tabletop Exercises
  • Identification of risk failure points
  • Implementation of risk reduction strategies

Business Continuity Maturity Model® 

Assess the current state of your business continuity capabilities to demonstrate improvements over time.

This includes:

  • Unlimited access to Virtual's online BCMM assessment tools & BCMM Maturity Scorecard
  • Consultant training and guidance on use of tools
  • In-house assessment during set intervals of the engagement
  • Roadmap on areas to improve

Learn more about the Business Continuity Maturity Model (BCMM)