Data Protection: Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Data Protection

Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance, 1st Edition

By David G. Hill

CRC Press

330 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9781439806920
pub: 2009-08-10
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429130441
pub: 2016-04-19
from $28.98

FREE Standard Shipping!


Failure to appreciate the full dimensions of data protection can lead to poor data protection management, costly resource allocation issues, and exposure to unnecessary risks. Data Protection: Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance explains how to gain a handle on the vital aspects of data protection.The author begins by building the foundatio

Table of Contents

The Time Has Come for Change. Business Continuity: The First Foundation for Data Protection. Data Protection-Where the Problems Lie. Data Protection-Setting the Right Objectives. Data Protection-Getting the Right Degree. Information Lifecycle Management Changes the Data Protection Technology Mix. Compliance: A Key Piece of the GRC Puzzle. Governance: The Last Piece in the GRC Puzzle. The Critical Role of Data Retention. Data Security-An Ongoing Challenge. Where Data Protection Technologies Fit in the New Model. Back to Basics-Extending the Current Model. When Supporting Actors Play Lead Roles. Disk and Tape-Complementing and Competing with One Another. Technologies for High Availability and Low (or No) Data Loss. Special Requirements for Compliance, Governance, and Data Security. eDiscovery and the Electronic Discovery Reference Model. Cloud Computing, SaaS, and Other Data Protection Services. Other Considerations in Data Protection. Tying It All Together, Including the PRO-Tech Data Protection Model. Glossary. Index.

About the Author

David G. Hill is the principal of Mesabi Group LLC, which helps enterprises adopt new and improved IT processes and technologies. Prior to starting Mesabi Group, he was the vice president and founder of the Storage & Storage Management practice at the Aberdeen Group.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Production & Operations Management
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Security / General