We can all agree that 2020 was a strange year – with economic uncertainty, political unrest, and to top it off: a global pandemic. Undoubtedly, the pandemic and the resulting lockdowns uprooted every aspect of normalcy and shifted day-to-day business priorities and operations. Despite the disruptions, the pandemic accelerated digital transformation in the workplace, and organisations have had to adapt, invest and harness new technology to foster growth and innovation amid uncertainty.
As the end of the year quickly approaches, 33% of US employees are still working from home – with limited knowledge of when offices will reopen. For many organisations, COVID-19's ramifications have forced companies to reimagine their security and IT strategy. A new year brings new change – and anticipating what’s next can enable organisations’ IT teams to be better prepared. Here’s what’s on the horizon in 2021.