Last week, IBM announced a major new initiative focused on data security and risk management. IBM will introduce new products and services and partner with industry leaders like Application Security, PGP, Verdasys, and Seagate--and spend $1.5 billion in the process. Why is IBM jumping into the security pool?
1. Security has become strategic. CEOs are scared to death when they read the daily headlines about the latest publicly disclosed security breach. You can no longer address this by implementing the security product du jour since confidential data and security vulnerabilities are everywhere from mobile endpoints to mainframes. Executives now … Read more