Gartner Research

Developing Your SaaS Governance Framework

Published: 31 January 2017

ID: G00314389

Analyst(s): Jay Heiser

Summary

CIOs should work with security and risk managers to create and follow a comprehensive and continuous approach for the controlled use of SaaS, or they will fail to meet business goals, resulting in unnecessary losses or incidents.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Create Policy
  • Analyze Control Requirements
  • Assess Risk to Select Your SaaS Provider
  • Initiate SaaS Service
  • Perform Continuous Management
    • Regular SaaS Control Activities
    • Unscheduled SaaS Management Tasks
  • Manage End of Life (Planned and Unplanned)

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