Best Practice for Managing Compliance

The most effective method to manage compliance with so many different – and sometimes contradictory – compliance drivers is through a disciplined, holistic approach that addresses compliance not as a reactive or point-in-time event, but as a proactive, comprehensive program.

Basic Elements of Implementing a Classification & Retention Solution

  • Define classification levels

  • Determine how information is to be classified

  • Define levels of control for each classification – rules governing access, levels of confidentiality…

  • Document exceptions to any of the security measures

  • Periodic review and audits of classification rules and remediation processes

  • On-going training and awareness for all information users