Press Release

 

 ISACA and Deloitte Provide Cloud Computing Training in New York for Auditors 

Rolling Meadows, Illinois, USA (15 August 2014)—As more enterprises move to the cloud and rely on it for an increasing number of services, global IT association ISACA and Deloitte & Touche LLP are hosting an in-depth, four-day training course, titled “Cloud Computing: Seeing Through the Clouds—What the IT Auditor Needs to Know,” in New York, New York, USA, 22-25 September 2014.

This specialized training will help auditors develop an understanding of the cloud and advise their enterprises on the risks, benefits and necessary controls. Through practical presentations and demonstrations, attendees will learn to:

  • Understand the fundamentals and impact of cloud computing
  • Describe the different types of cloud computing architectures and services
  • Describe some of the challenges in adopting a cloud architecture
  • Identify the top security threats to cloud computing
  • Understand how the risks associated with cloud computing vary from the traditional application service provider model
  • Develop an audit plan based on the different services of cloud services
  • Learn to utilize Deloitte’s proprietary Cloud Computing Risk Intelligence Map™

“ISACA developed this in-depth training to help attendees gain valuable knowledge from expert trainers, and enable them to apply what they learned immediately to benefit their enterprises,” said Robert E Stroud, CGEIT, CRISC, international president of ISACA and vice president of strategy and innovation at CA Technologies. “Attendees leave with the knowledge they need to drive value through the cloud.”

Who

ISACA and Deloitte

What

ISACA/Deloitte Training Week:  Cloud Computing: Seeing Through the Clouds—What the IT Auditor Needs to Know

When

22-25 September 2014

Where

Deloitte’s office at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY, USA

Web site

www.isaca.org/training

“We are very proud of the opportunities this course provides IS auditors to enhance the skills they need to help their organizations and take their careers to the next level,” said Tim Okrie, Internal Audit Transformation partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP.

The ISACA/Deloitte Training Course registration, which includes course materials, is US $2,495 for ISACA members and US $2,695 for nonmembers. Participants are eligible to earn up to 32 continuing professional education (CPE) hours.

For additional ISACA Training Week information and to register, please visit www.isaca.org/training<. For resources on cloud computing, visit www.isaca.org/cloud.

 

About ISACA

With more than 115,000 constituents in 180 countries, ISACA (www.isaca.org) helps business and IT leaders build trust in, and value from, information and information systems. Established in 1969, ISACA is the trusted source of knowledge, standards, networking, and career development for information systems audit, assurance, security, risk, privacy and governance professionals. ISACA offers the Cybersecurity Nexus, a comprehensive set of resources for cybersecurity professionals, and COBIT, a business framework that helps enterprises govern and manage their information and technology. ISACA also advances and validates business-critical skills and knowledge through the globally respected Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) credentials. The association has more than 200 chapters worldwide.

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Contact:

Rachel Acevedo, +1.847.660.5617, news@isaca.org

Joanne Duffer, +1.847.660.5564, news@isaca.org

Kristen Kessinger, +1.847.660.5512, news@isaca.org