Meta SaaS Is Now Part of Flexera We’re very excited to announce that Meta SaaS has been acquired by Flexera, the global leader in Software Asset Management (SAM). Flexera’s reimagining the way software, cloud services and other technology assets are bought, sold, managed and secured. We believe this acquisition is great news for our company, customers, and employees – and the larger market.
Tagged: Security, Governance, Utilization, Shadow SaaS
With the annual RSA Conference in full swing - which brings together more than 40,000 security professionals from around the world to the Moscone Center in San Francisco - it's a great time to take a look at how your SaaS management (or lack of) impacts your org's security posture.
Tagged: Procurement, Finance, Shadow SaaS
4 Ways to Leverage SaaS Data to Save Money and Increase Efficiencies IT procurement appreciates as much SaaS data as they can get from CASBs and SSOs and other systems for SaaS management. It helps them manage their cloud platform, keep risks in check, and of course, see what’s actually out there. Without it, they have no idea who is using what apps, who has authorizations, and which apps are being fully utilized. Ah, utilization. We sometimes think it’s more of a “is anyone using that app?” sort of thing, but did you realize how much power that type of information gives you?
Tagged: Governance, Compliance, Shadow SaaS, Regulation, GDPR
When it comes to GDPR, look to SaaS vendors to be proactive The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is expected to be the most impactful personal privacy regulation on the books. We’ve said it before, but here’s a reminder - the enforcement date of May 25, 2018, is coming our way quickly.
Tagged: Security, Governance, Compliance, Shadow SaaS, Regulation
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission recently released revised cybersecurity guidance for publicly-traded companies. The guidance was approved unanimously by the commission on Tuesday, February 27. This is big news, especially if you're sitting in the C-suite at a publicly-traded company.