Illumio Blog
May 17, 2019

Paying the Inaction Tax: Building a Case for Compliance with Segmentation

Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Katey focuses on go-to-market strategy including voice of the customer. She has over a decade of enterprise IT experience working with global regulators, financial services, and Fortune 100 corporations.

We’ve talked about how to prepare your organization to start ringfencing crown jewel applications – the people and process legs of the stool to address critical risks in securing your applications.

But why is segmentation important in the first place? If there is no specific compliance obligation, vulnerability issue, or failed PEN test, why should your business spend money on controls to ringfence its applications against the spread of breach? What exactly is the inaction tax for an organization with "status quo security"?

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cybersecurity

April 24, 2019

Protecting Crown Jewel Assets: What's Your Action Plan?

Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Katey focuses on go-to-market strategy including voice of the customer. She has over a decade of enterprise IT experience working with global regulators, financial services, and Fortune 100 corporations.

Whether it's your datayour customers' data, or your partners' data, your reputation and your entire business can all be gone with a single breach if you haven't secured the crown jewels assets on your network. 

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cybersecurity

April 4, 2019

Successful Micro-Segmentation: How to Get It Right from the Start

Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Katey focuses on go-to-market strategy including voice of the customer. She has over a decade of enterprise IT experience working with global regulators, financial services, and Fortune 100 corporations.

Where are you in your segmentation journey? In our polling at RSAC 2019, we found that 50 percent of respondents had interest in micro-segmentation for data center or cloud security in the next year – either learning about it or actively planning for it – or it was already implemented.

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March 13, 2019

Notes from RSAC 2019: Multi-Cloud Musts

Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Katey focuses on go-to-market strategy including voice of the customer. She has over a decade of enterprise IT experience working with global regulators, financial services, and Fortune 100 corporations.

The San Francisco springtime gave us plenty of weather to talk about at this year's RSA Conference. But the forecast has been cloudy for a while now.

Analysts project nearly 80 percent growth in cloud adoption in two years, with IT environments moving from almost half cloud in 2018 to more than two-thirds by 2020. By that time, 49 percent of businesses will store the majority of their data in the public cloud, according to the latest Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report.

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Cloud Computing, cybersecurity