Video Ask the Expert: Ernie Hayden on big data information security

Ernie Hayden answers questions about big data security in this Ask the Expert video.

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Ernie Hayden, SearchSecurity.com's resident expert on security management, is standing by to answer your toughest enterprise IAM questions. Send in your questions today! (All questions are anonymous.)

In this special Ask the Expert video, SearchSecurity.com's resident security management expert, Ernie Hayden, answers a reader's question: What does the term “big data” really mean, and why does it matter to enterprise security? 

Using the example of smart grid metering, which collects data about household electrical consumption every 15 minutes, Hayden explains why companies must adopt new ways of managing big data information security, and understand the consequences if the information is lost or breached.


    This was last published in July 2012

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