Securing Data: What an Executive Needs to Know

An Executive Brief from Stephen Webster, MRE’s Chief Technology Officer

Even a casual observer of the morning news is aware of the dangers hackers pose to American businesses. As an executive, you may be called upon to make decisions about how to protect your company’s data even if technology issues don’t normally fall under your responsibilities or expertise. Don’t worry — you don’t have to be a technology expert to make informed decisions about data protection. While every company has different security needs, a few simple guidelines can help give you a framework for making good decisions.

About the Author: Stephen Webster, Chief Technology Officer, MRE Consulting, Ltd.

Stephen is a recognized expert at designing and implementing infrastructure solutions and services for Global Fortune 250 companies. He has provided expert commentary on topics ranging from data security to cloud computing, and has been featured on Bauer Business Focus, NPR and CBS Radio.