International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research
In this paper, the authors discuss about the database services available in cloud computing environment, analyses the security risks combination and propose the possible counter measures to minimize the risks. And also analyzes the cloud database service providers namely; Amazon and Xeround, RackSpace2. The reason behind choosing these are providers is because they are currently amongst the leading cloud database providers the relational cloud databases which make the separation. The focus that examines has been to provide an overview of their database services as well as the available security measurements.