Over the past few years digital transformation has become a hot topic with both business and IT leaders. Organizations that embrace digitization and use the concepts to create new processes and products have the opportunity to become leaders in their industries. Those that do not will struggle to survive and possibly go out of business or be acquired by stronger firms.
Zeus Kerravala is founder and principal analyst of ZK Research, and is a featured guest blogger.
The topic of cyber security is always near the top of any business or IT leaders’ priority list. In my years as an analyst and prior to that, an IT leader, I’ve never seen more focus on security than I do today. Over the past few years we have seen a rash of high profile breaches in organizations like banks, Ashley Madison, the Office of Personnel Management, and Target. These organizations spend tens of millions of dollars trying to protect their organization, yet they fail.