Executives are clamoring for an easy way to keep a finger on the pulse of their organizations’ security hygiene. They want to ensure the tools they have are doing what they are designed to do, and they also want to understand the business impacts, in terms of dollars, that security risks pose. Intelligence, automation, encrypted communications, and other technologies need to work together to deliver an integrated solution that confidently secures operations.
We are seeing the convergence of cybersecurity and operations, and this evolution benefits both the business and IT. Ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of critical business applications should not be the sole responsibility of a department; rather it’s a responsibility that’s placed on IT as a whole.