Critical data protection program

Safeguard your most critical data from compromise

Critical data may make up only a small percentage of all the information a company stores, but it’s undoubtedly the most valuable information. Comprised of intellectual property, financial data, strategy details, source code, and personally identifiable information of both employees and customers, critical data must be safeguarded in order for companies to protect their competitive position, profitability, and reputation.

IBM’s critical data protection program can help you achieve the highest levels of protection without sacrificing productivity. We work with you to determine what data is most important to your organization and discover ways to use it more securely. With our critical data protection program you get the consulting services you need to establish an effective strategy, as well the implementation plan to execute it.


Critical data protection program features

Critical data is the crown jewels of your company; don’t risk unauthorized access, exposure, or theft. Our critical data protection program helps you improve security and control over data by helping you:

  • Identify and define

    Determine what data is most valuable to you and set security objectives to protect it

  • Address cybersecurity weaknesses

    Perform a gap analysis of your critical data security process and controls so you can improve your security posture

  • Monitor your security framework

    Ensure your security efforts meet expected metrics and appropriate governance standards

  • Analyze and classify

    Discover the most important aspects of your business information and environment and ensure they are properly protected

  • Secure your data and infrastructure

    Create a risk-remediation plan to prioritize and validate solutions and implement an operational framework

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Why IBM?

IBM’s critical data protection program services is part of our data security services family. Our experience working with clients in complex enterprise environments make us uniquely qualified to help protect your critical data. Our consultants and analysts possess decades of experience in enterprise cybersecurity. We leverage our own best-in-class tools along with those from our technology alliances to provide state-of-the-art assessment, design, and remediation of critical data. IBM offers unmatched global coverage and security awareness, with thousands of analysts and delivery specialists who provide security services every day for our clients.


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