Gartner Research

Use Infonomics to Reset Data Security Budgets

Published: 30 November 2017

ID: G00345698

Analyst(s): Douglas Laney, Brian Lowans


Use infonomics to provide a financial analysis of the assets and liabilities for the portfolio of datasets. Security and risk management leaders responsible for data security as well as data and analytics, must evaluate how the business exploits each dataset by prioritizing an appropriate budget.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges
  • Recommendations



  • Identify the Critical Security Issues That Impact Each Dataset
  • Collaborate in the Financial Analysis of Business Plans to Include Data Asset and Data Liability Valuations
  • Use a Combination of Risk Assessments and Time-Based Financial Analyses

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