60 Minutes: Why Blocking Social Media Could Be the Worst IT Decision Ever

Facebook or SharePoint. Which is more valuable to your business? Which is safer to use? The answer is…it depends. Social media applications such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter are increasingly powering organizations, and, we are becoming more dependent on them. But security and compliance concerns remain paramount. One thing we know for certain, based on actual network traffic in enterprises, is that attempts to block social media applications can impede your business and are often futile anyway. So what should you do?