A Practical Guide to Cloud Computing Security: What You Need to Know Now About Your Business and Cloud Security

Date Added: Aug 2009
Format: PDF

More so than other types of hosted environments, when it comes to the cloud, companies worry about the "S" word: Security. There are three important things one needs to know about cloud security. First, cloud security is almost exactly like the internal security. The security tools one uses every day are the same tools that will be used to protect the data in the cloud. The one difference is that the cloud is a multi-tenant environment with more than one company (multiple tenants) sharing the same cloud service provider.