Consumption-derived Data Governance is Difficult to Flank

In this special guest feature, Doug Wick, Vice President of Product at ALTR, believes that data consumption governance, implemented at the query level to observe and control consumption of sensitive data, could help organizations to take full advantage of the cloud while reducing the associated risks.


Thanks to the critical business benefits offered by cloud computing, 77 percent of enterprises have placed at least one application or some portion of their computing infrastructure in the cloud. Yet many companies remain cautious about migrating all of their processes and data.  According to a recent report, data security is holding back three out of every four companies from moving forward on cloud projects.