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Volume 6, Number 3, 2012

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Cover Story are developing secure solutions to keep the business growing. levels of security. Smart CIOs and devices require new mobile applications Today's and new cloud-based services. All are designed to help the enterprise add revenue, expand into new markets and create business innovations. "IT is expected to be a business enabler now," says Scott Kaine, Senior VP of Security Strategies at CA Technologies, "and not just a cost center." Because these business innovations require new, extensive and S stringent forms of IT security, CIOs and their IT security colleagues have new business roles to play. "It's absolutely critical today that we have a seat at the table in business meetings," says Myrna Soto, CISO at Comcast Corp., a Phila- delphia-based provider of entertainment and communications products and services. "That way, we can become busi- ness enablers." SECURE INNOVATE and 8 SMARTENTERPRISEMAG.COM | By Larry Lange ecurity, historically a costly burden for CIOs, is today emerg- ing as a powerful enabler of both business and IT innovation. Driving this change are increased demands from the business, calling on IT to deliver greater mobility, expanded social media

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