Heidi Shey

Analyst serving Security & Risk PROFESSIONALS

Heidi serves Security & Risk Professionals in solutions for data security and privacy and for security architecture and operations. Her research focus is on data discovery and classification, secure file sharing and collaboration, cybersecurity and privacy topics such as policy and regulatory concerns, biometrics, and consumer security. She also focuses on data-driven topics such as security spending and costs of a data breach. She is a team lead for survey design, methodology development, and data analysis in consulting engagements.

Previous Work Experience

Heidi has been with Forrester since 2006. Her previous focus was on tech sector economics, conducting quantitative analysis and forecasting of B2B technology adoption, and IT spending and budgeting trends for technology vendors. She also supported Forrester's Business Technographics team on survey development and data quality initiatives.

Education

Heidi holds a B.A. in economics and studio art with honors from Wellesley College and an M.S. in cybersecurity policy from the University of Maryland. She has also studied at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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  • Heidi Shey
  • Enterprise Mobility
  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Understand The State Of Data Security And Privacy: 2013 To 2014

    Benchmarks: Data Security And Privacy Playbook

    Throughout the year, Forrester analysts engage in hundreds of discussions with vendors and end users about data security and privacy. Analysis of B2B survey data from Forrester's Forrsights Security...

    • Downloads: 1575
  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Quick Take: Apple's iPhone 5S: The "S" Is For Security

    Biometrics Is Reborn On The Mobile Phone

    Biometrics has always held tremendous promise for better security, but it's never quite gained a solid foothold due to privacy concerns, cost of implementation, and availability of other substitute...

    • Downloads: 205
  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Survey Employees To Target Mobility Improvements

    This report outlines the benchmarks of Forrester's solution for security and risk (S&R) executives working on mobile security and operations initiatives. This report provides a benchmark of budgets,...

    • Downloads: 610
  • For CIO Professionals

    Report:Smart Computing Solutions Are On The Rise

    A Snapshot Of Adoption From The InformationWeek 500

    Smart Computing, the latest cycle of tech innovation and growth based on new technologies of awareness, analysis, and alternatives, began in 2008. Since then, a growing number of companies have...

    • Downloads: 603
  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report:Understanding The Influential Information Worker

    The Changing Workforce Makes Understanding End User Habits Essential For Tech Vendors

    This is a graphical overview highlighting results from Forrester's Workforce Technographics®, US, Canada, And UK Survey, Q3 2009, a survey of 3,904 information workers (iWorkers) at companies...

    • Downloads: 550