The buzz: Yes or not yet? “There are only two types of companies today: those that have been breached and know it—and those that just don’t know it yet,” noted John Chambers. As a retailer’s networked connections expand and firewalls grow porous, added scrutiny is needed on security inside their IT landscape, as well as within their partner and consumer environments.
What risk do “ethical” retailers face if sensitive collected data is breached? Do regional/national retailers have an advantage over multinationals? The experts speak.
Brent Brown, HP: “If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else” (Y. Berra).
Brian Kilcourse, RSR Research: "…computer viruses should count as life…the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive” (S. Hawking).
Tim Hood, SAP: "…there are known knowns… known unknowns...unknown unknowns—the ones we don’t know we don’t know” (D. Rumsfeld). Join us for The Networked Economy: Shaping the Future of Retail - Part 3.