From cost control to containers, the cloud is a complex beast, but one which is increasingly becoming the bedrock of the digital business.

In this fifth episode of The Living Enterprise podcast series, our expert CIOs, CTOs, CDOs and other leading technology executives discuss cloud wins, how its value has moved from cost and efficiency to business speed and agility, and the opportunities around data collection and cybersecurity. Our panel also mull hybrid cloud as the optimum business operating model, the multiple challenges around internal skillsets and how to combat the risk of vendor lock-in.

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In the 6th episode in the series, we discuss why the outdated security ethos needs to change amid ongoing social, economic and regulatory uncertainty. Tune in soon to hear the horror data breach stories, how to approach tricky security conversations with C-suite, why governance is becoming critical and how cybercriminals are starting to leverage the power of Artificial Intelligence. More positively, our experts also discuss their belief that – when done right – security can become a competitive differentiator.