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SharePoint continues to be the collaboration and content ...
SharePoint continues to be the collaboration and content
management platform of choice. With more than 130 million
users and adoption by 70 percent of large enterprises, we can
expect continued market penetration, as well as increased use
of SharePoint for managing sensitive and regulated content.
However, numerous industry studies cite challenges with
security, compliance, and information governance associated
with SharePoint sites and the information stored in them. A
recent Information Week study rated data security controls
as the most important feature of collaboration software
platforms—higher than all other capabilities. The study
found that monitoring content in collaboration platforms for
security and policy violations was a challenge for 38 percent of
This white paper describes common security and compliance
challenges associated with SharePoint content and identifies
an end-to-end solution approach to securing confidential and
regulated data in SharePoint.