The Four Key Features of a Data Audit Log System

The Four Key Features of a Data Audit Log System

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We’ve listed the four most important features of any good data audit log system so you can check whether yours is up to scratch. A data audit log system tracks who’s changed what, when, and in what way. This information is essential for locating particular interactions, improper activities, and user errors. As such a data […]

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The True Cost of Compliance

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These days there are so many rules and regulations to comply to, you’d be forgiven for feeling overwhelmed with it all. From time to time we can all be left wondering quite what it’s all about, is it really worth all this effort, feeling like we’re being made to jump through hoops, ensuring all our […]

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Who Pays for The Lack of Data Visibility?

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In today’s world there is a lot of hype around data and its usage, Let’s take a closer look at the penalties for a lack of data and data visibility in particular. Management All managers like to know what is going on at any given point in time, but on a global, birds eye level, […]

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A Weak Audit Trail is a Database Security Threat

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Databases are arguably the heart and soul of any modern organisation.  They drive and inform business processes, supply business intelligence, and deliver valuable insights and records. Despite the power and effectiveness of databases, however, they remain very vulnerable. According to a report published by Verizon in 2012, databases have the highest rate of breaches among […]

What’s a Data Strategy?

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Some of you may be rolling your eyes at the question “What’s a data strategy”?  In this case, you probably have already implemented one at your organization.  Kudos to you because according to research from Dataversity, you are one of only 11% of organizations that have. The truth of the matter is simple, even though people […]

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How Data Visibility Helps With Compliance

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Do you know what’s going on with your data? Right now? What about a full picture? Visibility is one of those words that is thrown around a lot in business. That’s because visibility is one of the best tools a business has to maintain control and improve operations. Perhaps the most important thing about having […]

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End-of-Life Software Threatens Compliance

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We have discussed how a data auditing tool can help you to stay compliant with the latest regulations on this blog, but we have yet to go over how the software you implement at your organization directly affects your compliance as well.  In this case we want to explain how and why end-of-life software of […]

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There is More to Data Management Than You Might Think

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Let’s talk about your organization’s data strategy.  Data is growing exponentially, and organizations are struggling to find new ways to manage such an inundation.    According to IBM, 90%of the world’s data was created in the last two year and LESS than 2% of all stored information is non-digital.  Data comes from a multitude of sources, […]

How Data Visibility Helps With Compliance

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Do you know what’s going on with your data? Right now? What about a full picture? Visibility is one of those words that is thrown around a lot in business. That’s because visibility is one of the best tools a business has to maintain control and improve operations. Perhaps the most important thing about having […]