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How Midmarket IT Leaders Can Improve Their Data Security

Published: 13 September 2016

ID: G00300394

Analyst(s): Brian Reed


Midmarket organizations have many of the same data security challenges as larger enterprises. However, given the constraints of smaller budgets and lower IT staffing levels, midmarket IT leaders need to act judiciously by applying people-centric security measures and security awareness training.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish Security Awareness to Identify Potential Data Theft or Fraud
  • Secure Data That's Highly Sensitive and Inherently Unsecure
  • Offload the Handling of Compliance-Driven Data Types
  • Use Managed Security Services to Augment Your IT Organization

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