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BCM Institute’s IPhone Application for BCMPedia


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This is an IPhone application ( IApps) which you may find it interesting. The leading Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery dictionary, the BCMpedia is now available at your fingertips as its publisher, BCM Institute launches the free to download BCMpedia iPhone app.

BCM Institute BCMpediaLite

BCM Institute BCMpediaLite

This free iBCMpedia Lite Dictionary IPhone application is the first to be designed for Business Continuity and IT Disaster Recovery professionals to access industry best practices, standards and a whole library of industry.  The  definitions and terminologies include areas of:

  • Business Continuity
  • IT Disaster Recovery
  • Crisis Management
  • Business Continuity Management (BCM) Auditing
  • Pandemic Flu

This version features 20 free terms and definitions from the dictionary of Business Continuity and IT Disaster Recovery, audio and video explanations of key concepts that are watched by thousands of professionals.

iBCMpedia Lite Dictionary

The iBCMpedia Lite Dictionary is an added boost for those who are considering to pursue a BCM or IT DRP professional certification course such as the BCM Institute’s qualifying examinations for:

  • BC Certified Planner (BCCP)
  • BC Certified Specialist (BCCS)
  • BC Certified Expert (BCCE)
  • DR Certified Specialist (DRCS)
  • DR Certified Expert (DRCE)
  • BC Certified Auditor (BCCA)
  • BC Certified Lead Auditor (BCCLA)

Among the features that are made accessible are the:

BCM Institute BCMpediaLite

  • Dictionary of Business Continuity and IT Disaster Recovery
  • 20 Free Terms and definitions, Audio and Video explanations
  • Examinations tips for BCM Institute’s certification examinations
  • BCM Institute’s planning methodology, Competency Level
  • BCM Body of Knowledge
  • Latest BCM Institute News and a free chapter of BCM Specialist and Dictionary Books series.

What is Next?

BCM Institute plans to have this version made available in the Android platform.  It is imperative that the number of terminologies used within this dictionary be “stabilized” or having little updates and changes before the rest of the detailed version be made available in IApps and also Android platform.  It would be ideal that these terminologies be made available in the native languages of our certfifed professionals.  This will assist the industry in growing the concepts which is easier to explain in one’s native language.


Since 2007, the BCMpedia has been serving business communities across the globe with Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery definitions in its vision to provide a common platform of glossary for those dealing with Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery. The BCMpedia entails of over entries, being the most comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery definitions. Users can be assured of that as the definitions include key definitions and similar terms from well established sources such as British Standards for BCM BS25999, Singapore Standard SS540 (previously TR19) and ASIS, etc. Business Continuity Management: Preparedness,Crisis Communication, Crisis Management, and Disaster Recovery, etc.


  1. BCMPedia: Glossary for BCM
  2. Click here to download a copy of the iBCMpedia Lite
  3. BCM Institute’s New: Business Continuity Disaster Recovery Dictionary Goes Mobile With iPhone App
  4. Fundamental Courses in BCM

Author: moh_heng

Dr Goh Moh Heng is the Managing Director of GMH Continuity Architects and President of Business Continuity Management (BCM) Institute.

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