More and more, cloud-based solutions are becoming a standard approach to your computing needs. Eventually companies will use the cloud as they do an electricity supply, with similar service levels (availability, security of supply, etc.) and acceptance of use. Indeed, anyone looking to obtain venture capital will find it difficult if cloud computing is not part of their solution.
By Simon Arnell, Security Analytics Service Director
The consumerization of IT has come a long way since that first discussion, emerging as one of the most significant trends to affect IT in the past 10 years. It’s no longer a question of if enterprises will choose consumerization, it’s a question of how CIOs will manage and secure IT consumerization and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) as part of their overall business strategy.
Looking behind the security terms we use daily. I will consider how three terms which are often interchanged, are really subtly different.