As former Sr Gartner Analyst, Sanjeev Mohan, astutely states, modern data security needs a new mindset. Data and analytics teams are now buyers of data security tools. The shift is driven by the need to enable more data to be leveraged but in a trusted, governed way. However, securing modern data stacks is complex.
Typically a manual process to integrate and move data safely downstream, data security is often a priority. Other factors such as SLAs on pipeline performance, reliability and availability are on the forefront in the minds of engineers. Security is often kicked down the line to CISO or data product organizations.
This article provides six critical steps to ensure cloud-based data security and regulatory compliance.