5 Things you need to know to optimize your company's approach to data

A team is only as good as its coach and practice schedule. It is important to practice situations that are uncomfortable and hard to deal with during the day. The stress of a cyber-incident should not be taken lightly, and there are a lot of lessons from sports and the military that can be carried into your business.


Trying to secure that database is what ultimately led to the creation of ALTR. Everything from access control to securing data at-rest were all challenges, either because our use cases did not allow for certain technologies to be present (high speed data access where every millisecond mattered) or the separation of duties was not present, at least to our liking. For example, we could not find a data at-rest protection solution that meant our DBAs did not have all the keys to the kingdom.