Movie Line Monday Rewind: Simpson's Paradox in Cloud App Usage

March 23, 2015 Bob Gilbert

Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox

"I thought heroes never lied." Batman

As a cloud apps analytics and policy enforcement company, it is important for the Netskope team to rate how secure cloud apps are and how well our customers are doing to block non-enterprise ready cloud apps. In this Movie Line Monday rewind, Netskope data scientist, Ram Keralapura, quickly introduces the Cloud Confidence Index, Netskope's assessment of an app's enterprise readiness based on objective criteria. After that, he explains how he noticed Simpson's Paradox at play in the data we collected when comparing Cloud Storage vs HR cloud apps. Watch this episode of Movie Line Monday to find out where the data lies.

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Bob Gilbert

Bob heads up the product marketing efforts at Netskope, the leader in safe cloud enablement. Bob is a prolific speaker and product demonstrator, reaching live audiences in more than 45 countries over the past decade. His career spans more than 20 years in Silicon Valley where he has held product management and marketing leadership roles at various technology companies. Most recently he was the Chief Evangelist at Riverbed.

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