Enacting proactive risk management through governance, risk & compliance

In the highly regulated industries of finance, healthcare and energy, effectively managing a governance, risk and compliance program is crucial to containing a cybersecurity breach, especially when international data sharing is involved. The key is to prioritize proactive risk management, in order to be more than just compliant with security policies …

Top Challenges with Digital Transformation

Digital transformations are fully underway at many companies, but organizations still have work to do to optimize their digital operations, according to new study from software company ASG. For its report, “Data Intelligence Priorities 2019: The Impact of Digital Transformation on the IT Organization and Data Professionals,” AGF surveyed more …

CIOs urge collaboration through governance & cost saving

Enterprise information technology governance is about more than just establishing a set of rules and structures for IT gets purchased and used in government, state IT leaders say. On a new episode of StateScoop’s Priorities podcast, Alabama CIO Jim Purcell says his agency has worked to establish IT governance as …

Analog Records Management Challenges

Each year, the National Archives and Records Administration releases its Federal Agency Records Management (FARM) report.  The 2017 version, released in August 2018, shows that agencies are mostly on track for meeting upcoming records management deadlines that will shift the government towards a more modernized, digitally inclusive state. Despite their …