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New Guidelines Highlight Importance of Cloud Computing Security

New Guidelines Highlight Importance of Cloud Computing Security | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
Keeping sensitive data and information safe is top of mind for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The agency's new cloud computing security requirements are relevant for cloud computing vendors seeking to help midsize firms secure their data.What the Guidelines ...
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Creating stronger guidelines for vendors is a concept that showcases the importance of the cloud in a company's overall operations.

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V3 launches Cloud Computing Definitive Guide

V3 launches Cloud Computing Definitive Guide | Cloud Central | Scoop.it

V3 has launched its Cloud Computing Definitive Guide, covering everything your business needs to get the most out of the cloud revolution.

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V3 has teamed up with Intel to produce a free Cloud Computing Definitive Guide, available for the iPhone and iPad, Android devices and also on the web.

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ISACA Issues Six Principles for Effective Cloud Computing

ISACA Issues Six Principles for Effective Cloud Computing | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
The growing shift to cloud computing can deliver significant value—but most enterprises have little knowledge of the perils of transferring IT decision making away from technology specialists to business unit leaders.

 

To help enterprises manage the potential pressure points that begin to surface when cloud computing strategies diverge from internally provided IT services or traditional outsourced arrangements, global nonprofit IT association ISACA has issued Guiding Principles for Cloud Computing Adoption and Use, a complimentary guide featuring six key cloud computing principles

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Cloud computing guidelines needed by financial services companies, says EU agency

Cloud computing guidelines needed by financial services companies, says EU agency | Cloud Central | Scoop.it

Banks, insurance companies and other financial services businesses need new guidelines that better explain how they can make use of cloud-based services and applications without falling foul of legal and regulatory requirements, according to a research paper published by an EU agency.

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The paper recommended that the European Banking Authority (EBA) and ENISA "define the conditions for adoption of cloud-based services and applications in the finance sector".

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EU Announces Guidelines to Standardize Cloud Computing Agreements

In an effort to meet one of the key objectives of the European Union's Cloud Computing Strategy - to develop model terms for cloud computing contracts, including service-level...
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Although the guidelines do not prescribe the content of Cloud SLAs, they do set forth an extensive list of terms - including definitions and descriptions

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