In the past, the most important assets for an organization have been machines, technology, warehouses and so on. However, in the technological shift we are now undergoing, the view of value assets have also changed.
Now it is no longer the car fleet that an auto manufacturer focuses mostly on protecting, but rather drawings of how the car is manufactured, program codes, etcetera.
In today’s society, we are increasingly producing information, which means that it is becoming increasingly important to know what infromation recourses, and thus values, you have.
Because how do we know how to protect something if we don’t know what or where it is?