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Cloud governance News
July 20, 2016
Data privacy continues to be a hot-button issue on both sides of the Atlantic, with the Privacy Shield agreement and a big win for Microsoft providing some clarity to this still murky issue.
October 29, 2015
Both cloud providers and their users are responsible for data security in the cloud. Unfortunately, it's not always easy determining who's accountable for what.
October 09, 2015
The EU high court's decision to strike down the Safe Harbor agreement shouldn't hurt large cloud companies or their users, but long-term questions about data privacy remain.
August 06, 2015
Encryption key management has become table stakes for cloud vendors, but bringing your own key isn't always the right move.
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Single sign-on continues to be the main driver for cloud identity and access management systems, but BYOD and shadow IT bring new challenges for these tools to solve. Continue Reading
Enterprises are adding cloud access security brokers to their tool chain to protect data as it moves between on-premises and cloud provider platforms. Continue Reading
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With compliance as a service, organizations can lean more heavily on their cloud providers to ensure adherence with certain regulations -- but not without some risk. Continue Reading
After a high-profile breach, many are quick to point a finger at cloud. But with a solid cloud governance and security strategy, there's not much to fear. Continue Reading
Securing applications and data is essential for any organization, but the responsibility isn’t evenly distributed. In the ever-shifting cloud landscape, it’s important for IT to create a governance approach that resembles an ongoing process and not ... Continue Reading
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With Halloween creeping in, cloud expert David Linthicum shares three cloud computing horror stories -- and advice for not finding yourself in one. Continue Reading
IT breaches stir up cloud security concerns. To limit potential issues, enterprises must consider governance needs, tools, providers and more. Continue Reading
Involving users in a hybrid cloud may seem like a security risk, but it's the opposite. Linking user devices to enterprise cloud improves governance. Continue Reading