Data and security professionals are feeling the stress of global threats and consumer demand for understanding data use, storage, and access. Cloud-based workloads complicate the situation, causing company executives to debate the conflicting desires to use all data sets for new opportunities and to protect sensitive data from unauthorized users. Companies are finding solutions to share data safely and responsibly in order to gain more insights and execute faster. This is expected to continue in the coming year.
– #1: Data subject access requests (DSARs) get supercharged
– #2: Data contracts become more real, and the business finally gets involved
– #3: Larger separation of companies embracing data mesh vs. those locking down