CSA

Security in the Cloud and Elsewhere

September 21st, 2010

Security, in the cloud or elsewhere, is a crucial topic that could fill many pages. There are however a smaller number of summary requirements that should be examined by IT architects. As companies move or build solutions in the cloud, having a consistent security model is vital to simplify development and to avoid vendor lock-in

Security Certifications and Promoting Cloud Computing

September 13th, 2010

There is an abundance of certifications in the IT industry covering application development, project management, security, and vendor tool specific.  An interesting spin to all of this is a security framework tied specifically to cloud computing. The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) published the second edition of its guidelines for secure cloud computing, delivering a document