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Data Digest: Prevent Insider Threats, Big Data in Retail, Secure Cloud Data

Today learn how to prevent damage from insider threats, what advantages big data holds for retail, and best practices for securing information in the cloud.

Preventing Insider Threats

No one wants to think that an employee would intentionally or accidentally share confidential information, but it does happen. This article explains 4 ways to mitigate or prevent damage from insider threats.

Read more at Computer Business Review

Big Data Retail Applications

From recommendations to fraud prevention, the retail industry has found nine highly useful applications for big data.

Read more at Datanami

Locking Down the Cloud

Many enterprises are moving data applications to the cloud to benefit from its flexibility, collaboration, and lower storage cost. This article describes fundamental best practices for improving cloud security.

Read more at Dataversity

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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