Balancing the convenience of portability with the necessity of security is a frustratingand constant tug-of-war. Legal professionals demand more freedom in working from home and on the road, but providing too much digital slack requires dangerous sacrifices in data confidentiality.

Most law firms respond to the mobile challenge by setting up secure Citrix Systems farms or firewalled virtual private networks. These setups work well — so long as remote workers have access to a high-speed Internet connection. But for offline access to documents, many people carry one or more USB flash memory drives (aka thumb drives).

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]