Companies handle more sensitive data than ever – often in a highly unstructured state. This data needs to be stored securely at all times, in full compliance with an increasingly complex range of data protection regulations. The struggle to maintain a secure cloud environment, however, is not a battle companies can win alone.
The code hosting and collaborative platform GitHub is currently used by 1.8 million organisations, with over 36 million developers contributing to it. The innovation and creativity at the heart of communities like this has seen the adoption of open source rise rapidly.