Canadian Security: Three steps to improving IT resiliency and security
"Protecting data at one physical location is no longer possible. You need to protect it everywhere it resides."
Risk & Compliance
Technology / IIoT
IT and security professionals often equate IT resilience with disaster recovery. However, in today’s business environment, simply having a disaster recovery plan isn’t enough. People expect data and online services to be available at any time. Even a relatively small service disruption can damage a company’s reputation.
True IT resilience requires security teams and managers to take a more proactive approach to preventing incidents before they cause a disruption. Upgrading IT infrastructure and practicing effective patch management are great first steps. But the real key to resilience is planning and preparation. Below are three critical steps to creating a secure IT infrastructure and minimizing the possibility of downtime.