CP-7(4): Preparation For Use

Control Family:

Contingency Planning

CSF v1.1 References:

Threats Addressed:


  • High

Next Version:

Control Statement

The organization prepares the alternate processing site so that the site is ready to be used as the operational site supporting essential missions and business functions.

Supplemental Guidance

Site preparation includes, for example, establishing configuration settings for information system components at the alternate processing site consistent with the requirements for such settings at the primary site and ensuring that essential supplies and other logistical considerations are in place.