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Ivanti research finds that 49 % of employees are frustrated by work provided tech

level of prioritization , and adoption of DEX in organizations and how it shapes the daily working experiences for employees .
The report revealed that 49 % of employees are frustrated by the tech and tools their organization provides and 64 % believe that the way they interact with technology directly impacts morale .
It also highlighted that 26 % of employees are considering quitting their jobs because they lack suitable tech ; 42 % have spent their own money on better tech to work more productively ; and 65 % believe they would be more productive if they had better technology at their disposal .

Ivanti , the provider of the Ivanti Neurons automation platform that discovers , manages , secures and services IT assets from cloud to edge , has announced the results of its State of the Digital Employee Experience ( DEX ) study .

Ivanti worked with global Digital Transformation experts and surveyed 10,000 office workers , IT professionals and the C-suite to evaluate the
“ Ensuring positive employee digital experiences is the new cornerstone of modern business IT management ,” said Steve Brasen , Research Director with Enterprise Management Associates .
“ The improvement of workforce productivity helps attract and retain essential talent , accelerates business agility and competitiveness , reduces operational costs , and drives organizational success and profitability . Understanding DEX requirements is the key to adapting related technologies and practices that will support each organization ’ s unique environment .”

SANS report reveals cost of human risk to business cybersecurity

report from SANS Security

A Awareness has revealed that human risk remains the biggest threat to organizations ’ cybersecurity .

The SANS 2022 Security Awareness Report highlights that with an unprecedented number of employees now working in hybrid or fully remote environments , compounded by an increase in cyberthreats and an overwhelmed workforce , there has never been a more critical time to maintain a cyber-secure workforce .
After analyzing the data of more than 1,000 security awareness professionals worldwide , SANS Security Awareness , a global leader in providing security awareness training , has released its seventh annual SANS Security Awareness Report .
“ Awareness programs enable security teams to effectively manage their human risk by changing how people think about cybersecurity and help them exhibit secure behaviors , from the board of directors on down ,” said Spitzner .
“ This report enables security awareness professionals to make data-driven decisions on how to best secure their workforce and speak to leadership about risk in a compelling way that demonstrates value and support for their strategic priorities .”
“ People have become the primary attack vector for cyberattackers around the world ,” said Lance Spitzner , SANS Security Awareness Director and co-author of the report . “ Humans rather than technology represent the greatest risk to organizations and the professionals who oversee security awareness programs are the key to effectively managing that risk .”
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