The Unstructured Data Extinction: Automated Governance in the Digital Age
Technological innovations such as the IoT and blockchaining are gaining momentum in the corporate world, forcing changes to companies' GRC practices. As businesses embrace the efficiencies of electronic commercial practices, they must integrate new data classification rules with existing information systems and electronic data management policies. Automated classification technologies are evolving, but they still require an initial classification of what a file "is" in order to apply the applicable rules for storage, retention, access and downstream distribution. In other words, as global business nears complete digitization of corporate records, unstructured data is disappearing. In this classroom, learn how modern tech advancements are forcing companies to develop automated governance features to help ensure corporate data stays compliant, secure and beneficial to business priorities.