New Technologies Surpass Compliance as Driver for Organizations to Secure Data

Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Previous Next

Click through for key findings from data security research conducted by Vormetric.

Vormetric, a leading data-centric security solution provider, recently announced the preliminary findings of its “Protect What Matters – Data Security” research. The results, compiled from a global online survey of more than 450 respondents, details newer IT trends and data breaches as primary security drivers. The research also highlights that protecting brand reputation and observing security best practices should be an organization’s primary motivators for data protection, while meeting compliance requirements also remains a major driver facing IT today.

“The security landscape has evolved considerably over the past 18 months. With advanced persistent threats recurring headline news, and as more organizations embrace the merits of cloud computing and Big Data, it is essential that enterprises ensure their IT infrastructure is geared up to keep pace with the changing market,” said Tina Stewart, vice president of marketing, Vormetric. “We wanted to conduct this research to assess the extent to which organizations’ security measures and motivations reflect these changes, and overall the study reveals that organizations are reassuringly starting to move in this direction.”

The online global survey gathered responses across a full range of markets – banking/financial services, retail, manufacturing, public sector and others.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
More Slideshows

Global31-290x195 Why CISOs Should Care About Fiber

While most of the emphasis on protecting networks today is focused on protecting data within the enterprise or data center, the physical infrastructures of both public and private Internet networks are vulnerable to calculated attacks. ...  More >>

infra86-190x128.jpg Top 5 Places Your Enterprise Data Is at Risk

The top five areas exposing your sensitive data to risk and tips for minimizing security vulnerabilities. ...  More >>

Security99-290x195.jpg 5 Ways to Keep Cybersecurity on Track While on Vacation

Spring signals a time for many to press pause on hectic schedules and enjoy a week of vacation, but basic cybersecurity processes and procedures still need to remain priorities. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.