This whitepaper sponsored by HPE looks at how and why data protection strategy and execution is becoming even more important in the era of Digital transformation. Data is at the heart of Digital Transformation and data is not only fuelling business, in many instances now Data is the currency of business. whether its for insight or whether the business itself is built on data, information is the now at the heart of the enterprise. That being the case, data protection, resiliency and recovery are now more critical than every before. This white paper assesses how and why data protection is critical for those companies in their transformation journey.