Full speed ahead: how cyber security enables the digital business.
Cyber security will make or break the digital business. It is the number one enabler, allowing a business to run at speed and to build customer trust and investor confidence. Conversely, poor cyber security is a disabler and will undermine all efforts at digital transformation.
Imagine your marketing team has designed this year’s digital Christmas card to go out on Vine but your network usage policy blocks video and social media? This is what happens when people in the organisation want to go faster than the IT infrastructure allows.
And what if lawyers get in touch because one of your employees has been illegally downloading copyrighted content? All because you had no controls in place to police traffic and prevent such activity.
Organisations need to simplify and secure their IT infrastructure, and build the foundations that will enable them to innovate and succeed in the digital economy.
BT and Cisco share a ringside view of the fast developing cyber security landscape and the challenges it presents for the digital economy. This paper brings together some of our latest thinking and practice about how to ensure your cyber security measures are enabling — and not disabling — your digital future.