IT Change Management to Empower Security

​Due to the technology fast growth and evolution, nowadays IT requires more changes and development to be done in order to compete with the latest technology. As a result; change management has become highly demanded. Yet, this demand can drive the company to rise or simply breakdown. The original idea behind change management is to monitor, analyse and investigate the changes in IT to guarantee the minimal impact wither it is from technical or security side. However, in some cases, this has become a drawback for the organization. This presentation discusses the best practices for change management and how it can be used to empower security. It highlights the main roles change management should play within the organization to achieve the best results.

Hind Alhashem, Operating System Specialist, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia

Graduated from the Royal University for Women in Bahrain, 2014 with a Bachelor degree in Computer Science. Worked as a trainee in VIVA Bahrain, under the IT department. Joined Saudi Aramco in 2014 as a Computer Operating System Specialist in the Computer Operations Department/Basis support division. SAP certified in some areas. Currently supporting SAP landscapes within the company with an experience in SAP Basis system administration.