What is Vendor Lock-In and how to avoid it?

The proliferation of digital technologies has impacted how organizations are doing business and interact with customers and vendors. Nowadays, organizations are increasingly utilizing cloud services to facilitate running most of their IT services.
This introduction about cloud computing and its widespread adoption is necessary because vendor lock-in most frequently happens in cloud environments. This article sheds light on the term “vendor lock-in” and discusses best practices to mitigate its negative impact on business operations.
This introduction about cloud computing and its widespread adoption is necessary because vendor lock-in most frequently happens in cloud environments. This article sheds light on the term “vendor lock-in” and discusses best practices to mitigate its negative impact on business operations.

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The Importance of Cloud Security Governance

Cloud security, and in particular cloud security governance, is becoming an increasingly important area for security professionals to pay attention to. Cloud security has been on our radar since the inception of the whole cloud concept, but with the increase in the number of different cloud environments available, some special and some general, and the move to cloud-first deployments for companies around the world, having governance in place for the security of these clouds is becoming a business-critical issue.

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Deception in the Workforce: Utilising Security Capabilities to Mitigate Insider Threats

Insider threats are a significant danger to any organisation, whether it’s data leakage from careless employees, or hackers with compromised credentials. Defending against insider threats is becoming increasingly difficult as the IT ecosystem evolves, and organisations shift to the cloud and remote work, and enable Bring Your Own Device.

This new article from Anurag Kahol, CTO of Bitglass, takes a closer look at the impact such working practices are having on data security and how businesses can improve their security posture to keep their data safe.

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