Developing a smart approach to SMAC security

As businesses look to take advantage of SMAC (social, mobile, analytics, and cloud) platforms, they first need to consider the risks and security implications of the technologies involved

Few security executives at global enterprises—or even at smaller organizations—have not had to deal with issues related to social media, mobile technology, big data/analytics, or cloud computing.

Now, a growing number of businesses are looking at leveraging all of these technologies as part of a SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud) platform that would involve creating a new foundational infrastructure that supports these different areas.

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