Data security in the cloud

  • May 21, 2009 21 May'09

    Cloud security: Sorry, what was that?

    IT shops attempt to square the benefits of cloud computing with a distinct lack of security benchmarks and transparency.

  • May 15, 2009 15 May'09

    Savvis homes in on cloud security

    John Yung, vice president of cloud computing business solutions at Savvis, has the unenviable task of bolstering the company's compute as a service offering with enough security and scale to appeal to enterprise IT departments. It's a tall order.

  • May 13, 2009 13 May'09

    Legal Cloud targets law firms, promises security, compliance

    New venture Legal Cloud says that it can span the chasm between security and regulatory needs and cost-effective cloud computing for legal enterprise- a tall order. Can they prove themselves secure and robust to legal IT eagles?

  • May 13, 2009 13 May'09

    Microsoft TechEd attendees raise cloud computing security concerns

    Admins and developers all say they're looking at cloud computing, but security and compliance issues are keeping many from adopting the model.

  • November 06, 2008 06 Nov'08

    Microsoft AD connectors aim to ease identity management in the cloud

    In a services world, managing identities is a source of anxiety for IT managers. Active Directory connectors to cloud computing platforms could be a first step in easing their concerns.

  • September 04, 2008 04 Sep'08

    Lock-in, security loom as dark side of compute cloud

    Cloud computing is on a tear. But, ask some viewers, is it a good idea to have XML Schema, process definitions and policies floating out in the cloud? A Mule Source execuctive says the cloud can lead to vendor lock-in too.