But employees want these FSS solutions, as a productivity enhancer. Are your colleagues using unsanctioned FSS services in your network? If so, as a responsible IT manager, what can you do about it?
Luckily, there are steps you can take. We suggest you start by reading this Gigaom Research report.
The Gigaom report examines:
Companies, particularly those in regulated industries, should have only the most hardened collaboration and data sharing applications. Nevertheless, insecure consumer FSS solutions are finding their way into too many corporate networks—even when these services are officially blacklisted.
The presence of these FSS services can cause serious governance, risk, and compliance management problems. This is also forcing corporate IT managers to draw the line. Naturally, an enterprise network needs ironclad security and policies—on the other hand, employees want applications that help them collaborate and be more productive.
It is possible to enable both data security and the flexibility for productivity. Interested in learning more?
Interested in learning more? Use the form on the right to download this report.
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