We are not all capable of, or willing to engage in, building and running a software team. So we look to a development partner, either onshore, nearshore or offshore to build this for us. I am now going to tell you the ONE thing that should be on your mind when you make this choice.
Managing Collaboration – As usual, it’s going to be a culture thing for the Mutable Business, not just a technology thing.
Collaboration is a cultural and good management thing, much more than a technology thing (at first, anyway).
The role of the CISO in its historical technology-driven perception is not outdated yet, but it is under threat and losing ground. The firms looking to reverse this trend need to act at three levels
Why are so many organisations and security professionals still worried about the reporting line of the CISO? This is one of the oldest and most consistent debate agitating the security industry, and it looks far from resolved. It has been polluted for decades by arbitrary and simplistic views on “separation of duties” and alleged “conflicts of interest”. But those views often come from sectors of the corporate spectrum with a fairly theoretical idea on how an organisation should operate, and rarely reflect the reality of how large organisations function.