Everything is different now, and there’s no telling when employees will be back in the office, if ever.
Capital One doesn’t expect to bring employees back until after Labor Day. Amazon has extended its work from home policy to October. Facebook and Google will allow employees to work from home through the end of 2020. Shopify has closed all offices until at least 2021 with all employees working from home. Twitter employees never have to return to the office if they don’t want to.
These changes come with new challenges for IT. Some of them you’ve encountered already. Others are issues to anticipate and prepare for. Then there are the steps you might have overlooked in the scramble to fully enable remote work for your employees.
Now is the time to strengthen your organization’s security. Let’s look at five questions every CIO should be asking right now.