IBM recognizes the overwhelming security challenges you face in the open network era where perimeter security is no longer sufficient. Our security model addresses these challenges proactively by adopting preventive security strategies and capabilities to secure all layers of the solution and by rigorous focus on continuous improvement of security processes.
IBM's model is designed to provide you the advantage of moving away from costly security point solutions that can be difficult to deploy and maintain. It is anticipated that you also benefit from mitigated risk for security research and development, decreased time to benefit, and a heightened level of security readiness.
IBM's security model includes the following components: