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November 16, 2018
Extended product lifecycles, consumer apathy and lacking federal regulation lead the top IoT security challenges in corporate settings.
June 22, 2017
Regulatory compliance initiatives remain at the top of GRC professionals' lists of priorities this year, according to TechTarget's annual IT Priorities survey.
June 24, 2016
Blockchain technology, a distributed ledger that underpins cryptocurrencies, has become a huge factor the financial services space as virtual currencies such as bitcoin have become increasingly popular. The rise of blockchain could radically change ...
May 10, 2016
The information management industry has a tidal wave of changes to deal with as Millennials push new ways of managing and sharing data through cloud and new collaboration tools.
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Secure ITSM procedures are essential to digital organizations' data protection processes. They can also be a bottom line boon, says information governance expert Jeffrey Ritter. Continue Reading
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With enterprises embracing drone use to gain competitive advantage, the FAA is easing up on compliance rules targeting drones' use in commercial operations. In this Q&A, attorney Mark McKinnon discusses the evolution of drone regulations. Continue Reading
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Adequacy audits are conducted to assess the efficacy of IT system controls and identify areas for performance or other improvements. Use this audit checklist to get started. Continue Reading
All organizations need to meet a variety of regulatory compliance requirements, but they don't all have the budget for GRC software. Learn about seven free, open source options. Continue Reading
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In this Ask the Expert, IT governance expert Jeffrey Ritter discusses his formula to successfully align new technology with ITSM compliance standards -- all while minimizing risk. Continue Reading
Rules defining digital ownership will dictate how the data-based economy evolves. CIOs should get ahead of data asset management before competitors write rules to their advantage. Continue Reading
DevOps doesn't follow the strict work rules of old-school development processes, but rules are still needed. Read about four elements of DevOps governance that keep chaos at bay. Continue Reading