Is having too many Apps expanding your threat surface?

What cloud architects need to know about the risks of application proliferation and its effect on your threat surface

Can you have too many apps? How many is too many? Do you even know how many you have or (yikes) who has access to them? A recent IDG study found that the average company has 1,742 apps, with about 60% of app development happening in house. With the volume of apps continually increasing, companies are striving for self-service, automation, and centralized management.