What's the best way to control cloud sprawl?

Regular audits22%

Role based Identity42%

Policy and protocols25%

Change mgmt platform7%

Other (please comment)2%


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Assistant Director IT Auditor in Education, 10,001+ employees
Consider implementing a Cloud access security brokers (CASB) tool which will  provide visibility, compliance, data security, and threat protection for any cloud-based service being used by the organization, expecially Shadow IT.
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Director of Technology Strategy in Services (non-Government), 2 - 10 employees

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Chief Evangelist | Former Gartner Analyst | Former CISO in IT Services, 11 - 50 employees
Depends on whether you’re trying to control sprawl within your cloud deployments - if so, monitoring controlling use of your data through data security posture management tools is essential. Controlling sprawling use of SaaS should be a multidisciplinary approach from policy, financial oversight of spend and expenses and CASB

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