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I&O Leaders Must Take an Active Role in Cloud Security and Compliance for Digital Business Success

Published: 19 February 2020

ID: G00434163

Analyst(s): Tiny Haynes , Tony Harvey , Steve Riley


Despite increasing cloud adoption, many organizations have not adapted their security postures to this reality. I&O leaders must play an active role in updating risk profiles, optimizing shadow IT, fulfilling new regulations and embedding security into new offerings for digital business success.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Ensure Cloud Strategies Have the Correct Security Risk Profiles
  • Discover and Control Shadow
  • Ensure Compliance by Developing a Data Placement Strategy
  • Save Time and Money by Working With the Security Team to Develop Policies Applied Prior to Service Inception

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