Case study

When does a nationwide medical society warrant a security assessment that leads to improved resource capacity?

Business and IT challenges

 
Person


New CISO hired with no insight into the current environment


Increasing compliance and service level requirements 

 


Increasing business demands putting stress on limited IT resources

Map


Client seeking a security overview and current state insight to strategically develop a roadmap

Datalink solution: Security Roadmap Workshop

  • Surveyed business units and security stakeholders
  • Aligned and prioritized security initiatives
  • Defined operational processes, technology capabilities, and security gaps
  • Provided an explanatory roadmap of current versus desired state
ROI

Results and impact

  • Identified the 5 most important business security concerns
  • Identified the 4 most important organizational security concerns
  • Defined and prioritized 7 security initiatives
  • Freed up critical resources by having Datalink manage the entire survey process and reporting
  • Improved resource capacity to deliver more value to the business
  • Received results and recommendations from security expert