Every company deals with shadow IT. If not caught and corrected it could leave your company exposed. Today, a third of all cyberattacks happen because of under-maintained applications. With rising demands to move faster and as technology quickly changes, the problem could continue to get worse if IT teams neglect to take action.
Shadow IT may normally have a negative connotation, but there may also be an underlying opportunity that isn’t being addressed. Instead of being frustrated with departments this could be an opportunity. IT could instead leverage other department efforts to find and vet new solutions.
To do this, it’s IT’s job to equip them with the right information at the right time and do it in a way that is convenient and easy. Become the IT department that the modern business needs and you should see a decrease in the negative impact of shadow IT.
In this session, we’ll cover:
- Why does shadow IT keep happening
- How to leverage shadow IT
- Best practices on how to execute a plan