SaaS Data Security Report 2021:

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  • How to evaluate SaaS apps in four stages
  • 45 questions to consider when choosing a new app
  • A spreadsheet template to keep your process organized
  • Bonus: 6 things to look for in a secure SaaS vendor

What does compliance mean for IT? And how do you achieve it in the digital workplace?

Learn how IT and SaaSOps professionals can conquer compliance in the era of SaaS.

What's inside the guide:

All too often, a single new app ends up introducing enormous (and unnecessary) risks to your company’s SaaS environment. While there are some fairly obvious security and budget-oriented risks of SaaS, this ebook explores how:

  • IT consistently underestimates the number of SaaS apps running unseen throughout the enterprise 

  • Apps grow into a complex, unwieldy web of users, data, and interactions

  • SaaS expands into an expensive, new attack vector that’s ripe for novice hackers to exploit


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Learn 7 critical tactics to control enterprise SaaS environments

With the rise of SaaS, employees expect to collaborate and share files as a routine part of their jobs. Add remote work that is accelerating digital transformation—and it all means that file security has never been more important.

As IT enables and empowers their organizations through the power of SaaS, they must also secure data in a way that maximizes user collaboration and productivity. 

In the industry’s only report on SaaS file security, our SaaS Data Security Report 2021 provides an in-depth look at top challenges, concerns, and the magnitude of data loss and sensitive information leakage.

Every time you add a new application to your cloud-based environment, your offboarding process gets significantly more complicated.

What's inside:

  • The largest security concerns, according to 500+ IT pros

  • How Google Workspace vs. Microsoft 365 users differ in end user trust and SaaS security difficulties

  • The average number of file security violations per organization

  • The tech stack commonly used to secure files

  • Industry benchmarks for file sharing settings

  • Recommended best practices to protect your SaaS data

Top Risks in File Security

Featuring survey data from 500+ IT professionals and proprietary product data from 2,000 BetterCloud customers, this is the most comprehensive SaaS file security report to date.

Featuring survey results from 500+ IT and security professionals