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    Structured data is relatively easy to manage; however, confidential or unstructured information—like IT logs, emails, video and other untagged, non-inventoried data—can turn into a monster for CIOs. Imagine what would happen if archives with prescribed data retention policies were haphazardly tossed into the data lake to be forgotten. A client recently related the intention of a Fortune 500 company to do this very thing. 

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  • Five Keys to CSO Success

    CSO, don't allow yourself to get hung up on the "C" in your title. Instead, view yourself as an operator, a general manager that must balance cost, opportunity and risk everyday on behalf of thousands of stakeholders. 

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