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Building Trust and Security Through Transparency of Service

Transparency is a great way for cloud providers to demonstrate and prove good security practices to their customers. Often times, however, the transparency stops when outages or service hiccups occur. During an incident, how a cloud provider communicates to its customers says a lot. In a guest post for the Cloud Security Alliance, I discuss why customers should expect clear, transparent SLAs from their service providers, what customers should expect during an incident and why transparency is so important from a security and trust perspective.

Keeping You Safe in the Cloud is a Full-Time Job

Identity is at the center of cloud security. As a result, cloud identity and access management (IAM) is one of the most interesting – and critical – challenges in IT today. The rapid evolution of enterprise IT to the cloud has rendered on-premise identity solutions ineffective. With the acceleration of mobile device access, cloud business apps and extensive online collaboration with customers and partners, identity has migrated beyond the firewall. The new challenge is securing and managing these identities and controlling access to IT systems from any device, anytime, anywhere.