organization as it helps in securing the organization’s ultimate source of life. Due to theconsequences associated with leakage of classified organization information to the public,organization are willing to dearly invest in information security systems (Peltier, 2016 p.141).
STRATEGIC INFORMATION SECURITY5The Coca-Cola Company is the world leader in in the business of manufacture, marketing as wellas retail of both nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups. The Coca-Cola Company is a multinational corporation founded by John Stith Pemberton, apharmacist in the year1886 after he discovered its flagship product (Ellertson, 1996 p.53). Thismultinational company has its headquarters in Georgia, Atlanta, United States. The Coca-ColaCompany has maintained its position in the beverage industry despite the stiff competition itfaces from close competition from firms like PepsiCo Inc. The Coca-Cola Company has beenmaking achievement every now and then since its foundation (Ellertson, 1996 p.54). It is activelyinvolved in expansion of its operation to new regions globally thus increasing its marketcoverage as well as volume of sales. The achievement made by The Coca-Cola Company owesto the nature of its information technology systems. The Coca-Cola Company makes use of thebest information security systems and it has the best technological integration as compared to itscompetitors (Ellertson, 1996 p.55). However, in order to maintain its competitive edge andenhance its success and achievement requires the company to adopt an efficient and effectivephysical and information security program to safeguard its confidential as well as itstechnological framework.
STRATEGIC INFORMATION SECURITY63.0 COCA-COLA COMPANY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SECURITY PERSONNELThe Coca-Cola Company is one of the most reputable companies with is operation is everycontinent. The company is very strict with the security of its information and it has implementedvarious security measures to prevent occurrence of any form of security breach which damagesits market reputation. The company has a set of rules and guidelines formulated and set to beadhered to ensure there is security of the wide load of data it handles. The chief securitypersonnel in the Coca-Cola Company is the company’s General Information Security Manager(Mody et al, 2016 p.126). The chief security personnel is based at the firm’s headquarters inGeorgia, Atlanta, United States. It is the role of the Coca-Cola Company General InformationSecurity Manager to protect the company’s information technology in conjunction with the vitalinformation of the company which contributes to the firm’s brand (Carroll, 2006 p.156). TheGeneral Information Security Manager is also bestowed with the responsibilities of formulatingthe company’s information security objectives, policy structure and goals as well as laying downthe phase for the company information security culture. Considering that cybercrimes isundergoing constant transformation following the technological innovations which are being