Cybersecurity Grabs the Big Data Spotlight

datanami-logoDatanami quotes Steve Wilkes, Striim founder and CTO, in their article “Cybersecurity Grabs the Big Data Spotlight”. In the wake of a controversial campaign season riddled with high-profile cybersecurity breaches, this article shines a light on the need for businesses and government to prioritize the protection of vulnerable data.

“Security concerns will force enterprises to take a second look at their data lake initiatives,” says Steve Wilkes, co-founder and CTO at real-time analytics provider Striim. “Current practices that dump raw log files with unknown and potentially sensitive information into Hadoop will be replaced by systematic data classification, encryption, and obfuscation of all long-term data storage.”