1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

BrandPost: No more excuses - time to get a grip on your cloud security

Discussion in 'CSO' started by RSS, Apr 14, 2016.

  1. RSS

    RSS New Member Member

    Cloud use continues to grow rapidly in the enterprise and has unquestionably become a part of mainstream IT – so much so that many organizations now claim to have a “cloud-first” strategy.

    That's backed up by a survey* we commissioned here at Intel Security that questioned 1,200 cloud security decision makers across eight countries. One of the most startling findings: that 80% of respondents' IT spend will go to cloud services within just 16 months.

    Even if that outlook overestimates cloud spend it still shows a dramatic shift in mindset, and it's often the business, rather than the IT department, that is driving that shift. In today's digital world the pull of the cloud and its benefits of flexibility, speed, innovation, cost, and scalability are now too great to be dismissed by the usual fears. To compete today businesses need to rapidly adopt and deploy new services, to both scale up or down in response to demand and meet the ever-evolving needs and expectations of employees and customers.

    To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Continue reading...
     

Share This Page