Business is all about making tough choices. One such choice is whether to value IT security or business flexibility more. Unfortunately, you can't have the best of both at once. While having absolute security or flexibility may sound good, neither is actually for the best. An entirely secure environment is tough on users, a fully
In gauging whether your technology partner is a team player, consider the relationship benefits. You may get the technology you think you want from a vendor, but are they focused on profiting from the partnership?
If you are in the financial, legal and healthcare fields, your business is likely bound by technology compliance standards. While you may be doing your best to remain compliant, there are some common, yet unexpected issues that can bite businesses.