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Emerging technology adoption: striking a balance between innovation and risk management

Companies that are transforming themselves and enabling emerging and disruptive technologies can take four initial but concrete steps to strike the right balance between innovation and risk management.

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What technology risks can cause software outsourcing to fail?

Looking at what risks technology can pose to software development outsourcing.

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Weather data + business data = optimized risk analysis

Gone are the days of relying on weather data alone to increase your operational decision-making. Instead, the most successful companies are merging weather data with other information to innovate the way they analyze risk and reward. ...

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What management risks can cause software outsourcing to fail?

Looking at what risks management can pose to software development outsourcing.

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To manage GDPR data risk, pay attention to your service level agreements

Your technology suppliers provide a pipe, platform or other web-based application to enable their clients to do business over the Internet. Unless the client has stipulated their security requirements, the supplier is likely to only...

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7 ways to balance RPA risk and opportunity

These seven steps, plus a slightly more formal approach, will ensure that you achieve your RPA objectives and will go a long way to reducing any risk the change might introduce to your processes.

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What business risks can cause software outsourcing to fail

Looking at what business risks can be posed to software development outsourcing.

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The risk-taker CIO paradox

Leadership requires taking risks. But technology must work reliably. How do IT leaders square these two realities?

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Managing risk: 5 ways you can be liable in the cloud

Understand your liability risks when choosing your cloud provider.

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Insights from the Gartner Security & Risk Summit

The Gartner Security & Risk Summit took place the week of June 12-15. Here are the key insights relevant to CIOs and other IT leaders.

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Balancing the benefits of automation with third party risks

Current market pressures are demanding organizations to strike a balance between the value automation can bring and risks associated with it.

The top 6 Governance, Risk and Compliance certifications

CEOs are always on the lookout for dependable folks who can identify potential exposures and quantify the impacts of risk on an organization while protecting the interests of employees, shareholders, other organizations and the...

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Risk assessments for local governments and SMBs

Does your organization have a mature risk management program or are your just crossing your fingers and hoping for the best? Risk assessments are an essential part of your information and IT governance programs.

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Understanding why SAP is looking for $600M from Anheuser-Busch

SAB Inbev is the next in line to be considered by SAP for indirect access penalties. Is this like the Diageo case, and should your company be concerned?

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How can CSOs protect their CEO?

CEOs have a high level of visibility outside the organization and attackers can leverage the data they collect as a way to target them for cybersecurity attacks. Organizations can help protect your CEO from cybersecurity attacks by...

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Information governance for counties and municipalities

Most county and municipal governments don't have formal information governance programs, but adoption of IG would reduce risks, lower costs and vastly improve quality of services in these organizations.

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Conflict-of-interest traps ensnare enterprise software implementations

Avoiding these two conflict-of-interest situations helps ensure the software you select meets your needs and the implementation is completed on time and on budget.

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HIPAA as an umbrella for county/municipal cybersecurity

Many county governments have departments or divisions that qualify as "covered entities" under HIPAA. For those organizations, it makes a great deal of sense to cover the entire enterprise under the umbrella of HIPAA rather than...

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These 10 people may be your greatest inside security risks

Last year was the worst on record for information security incidents, and the majority of those were due to inside sources, many studies agree. Prime suspects are employees and contractors with privileged user access.

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Target names new CISO to replace Brad Maiorino

Rich Agostino, who helped shore up the retail giant’s cybersecurity defense following a significant data breach, takes over chief information security officer duties as Brad Maiorino departs for Booz Allen.

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