Join us for a webinar to introduce a new whitepaper,
"Security for Cloud Computing: 10 Steps to Ensure Success," on
September 18, 2012 at 11am. Working group members and working group leader
Ryan Kean, Director, Enterprise Platform Technical Services, Kroger will host
the webinar and be available to answer your questions.
When considering a move to use cloud computing, consumers must
have a clear understanding of potential security benefits and risks associated
with cloud computing, and set realistic expectations with their cloud provider.
Despite an inherent loss of control with cloud computing, the consumer still
needs to take responsibility for their use of cloud computing services in order
to effect changes in security and privacy that are in the best interest of the
The Security for Cloud Computing: 10 Steps to Ensure Success white paper
provides a practical reference to help enterprise information technology (IT)
and business decision makers as they analyze and consider the security
implications of cloud computing on their business. The paper includes a list of
steps, along with guidance and strategies, designed to help these decision
makers evaluate and compare security offerings in key areas from different cloud
providers. The paper discusses the threats, technology risks, and safeguards for
cloud computing environments, and provides the insight needed to make informed
IT decisions on their treatment.