With an exponential increase in the number of data breaches and regulations such as EU-GDPR, we all feel the urgency to work towards a holistic information protection strategy. We’ve been on a journey with our information protection offerings and vision over the years. You may have noticed our focus broadening from just Azure Information Protection as the primary data protection technology to a more comprehensive set of information protection capabilities across Microsoft.
We shared this vision in our Ignite session – Protecting complete data lifecycle using Microsoft information protection capabilities. In this session, we demonstrated some of the experiences that we’ll be enabling in near future. Today, we’re excited to share the general availability and preview of some of these capabilities that help you to protect your data regardless of where it lives or travels. We’ve also made tremendous progress in unifying the labeling experience across the Azure Information Protection and Office 365 Security and Compliance Center. Watch these capabilities in action in this video.
Read more about it in the Enterprise Mobility + Security blog.