Even with well-managed IT, the greatest risk to your bottom line is what your employees do at the desktop. Why? The truth is the most sophisticated technology tools can’t stop careless behavior. If that behavior results in a virus or data breach, your revenue and expenses can be negatively affected.
Strong security is crucial in today’s high-threat IT environment, regardless of the size of your business. In case of a breach, your business risks downtime and loss of company assets, not to mention potential damage to your reputation and a litigation risk.
In 2016, security will continue to be a priority for all businesses. Other interesting tech trends include an increase in the number of companies that allow BYOD (bring-your-own-device), the return of the stylus (who would have thought?), and possibly even the demise of the traditional password (hard to imagine).