Gartner Research

2018 Planning Guide for Security and Risk Management

Published: 29 September 2017

Summary

Although security has been a major challenge for digital business for many years, recent events mark a shift in security incident and compliance trends. This shift will require technical professionals to practice strong planning and execution of information security initiatives for 2018.

Included in Full Research

  • Major Changes in the Global Compliance and Risk Landscapes Will Significantly Impact Security Program and Architecture Planning
    • Planning Considerations
  • Effective Security Monitoring and Response Will Require Automation and Analytics Combined With Strong Internal Skills or Managed Services
    • Planning Considerations
  • Hybrid Cloud, Containers and DevSecOps Will Necessitate, and Also Enable, a Shift in Infrastructure Security Architecture and Management
    • Planning Considerations
  • Diversity of Use and Ownership for Mobile Devices and Endpoints Will Drive Greater Platform Security and Tailored Security Add-Ons
    • Planning Considerations
  • Greater Data Distribution and SaaS Adoption Will Increase the Need for Adaptive Application and Data Security
    • Planning Considerations

Analysts:

Ramon Krikken

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