Present day businesses are aware of the increasing complexity of the IT environment and the external regulatory mandates. New regulations keep cropping up for credible purposes – to counter the attacks which are more complex than ever, to protect data and to secure the technologies accessing that data. Consequently, it is fundamental to have a monitoring which is persistent and seamless to continuously capture the security and compliance posture of your entire environment. For this continuous compliance comes into action
A continuous compliance can:
- Assess the effectiveness of IT controls and detect associated risk
- Improve business processes while adhering to compliance standards
- Execute timely quantitative and qualitative risk-related questions
- Increase the cost effectiveness of controls and monitoring through IT solutions
As companies look to improve their business processes and reduce ongoing compliance costs, continuous compliance monitoring is steadily gaining momentum in the market over the traditional approach of continious compliance .