Gigaom Research

Shadow IT: data protection and cloud security


Cloud data security is a growing concern for organizations, and Shadow IT refers to the practice of users going outside their organization’s IT department to solve their IT needs such as file sharing, data protection, project management and other SaaS applications. While this may seem like a harmless alternative to working with an overburdened IT department, this approach can often open the door to security disasters. Download this informative report by Gigaom Research to learn:

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  • How to avoid the most common risks of cloud computing
  • The 3 most requested cloud services of business users
  • How to avoid 70% of unauthorized access to corporate data
  • Why allowing employees to implement shadow IT is a huge risk for enterprise data security

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