Companies today are challenged to maintain their data safe and secure from hackers and others with unauthorized access. In his article, TEC business intelligence (BI) analyst Jorge García looks the risks and issues that companies face with securing their data, the importance and advantages of data security, and outlines a path that companies can follow to achieve data security as part of an overall data governance initiative.
data security becomes a core component of any data governance initiative: Regulation and compliance in regard to industry, local, and international data security and privacy regulations (e.g., The Sarbanes-Oxley Act , The EU Data Protection Directive , Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications ). Intellectual property protection available in various forms: patents, trademarks, copyrights, etc. Internal data access regulations. And organizations can reap numerous benefits from having an