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Cloud Computing

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Accounting for cloud computing. Posted by Ali022.
History and Evolution of Cloud Computing. Posted by syed-adnan-shahab.
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How we classify the investment in cloud computing?  from both users and service providers point of view ? and what criteria if any , used for the above mentioned classification? is it based on the control over the service provision ? or is it based on the...
Ali022 | 9/20/2014 7:18:25 AM | COMMENTS(8)
I recently come across this nice article discussing History and Evolution of Cloud Computing. to the article, the following list briefly explains the evolution of cloud computing:• G...
syed-adnan-shahab | 9/17/2014 4:58:17 AM | COMMENTS(1)
We want to move some of the the critical servers to the cloud. which cloud provider do you think is best for databases with clustering.?
nooruddin | 9/11/2014 10:08:03 AM | COMMENTS(5)
How secure is my organization data on the cloud?
Issa102 | 9/9/2014 9:58:24 AM | COMMENTS(8)
I recently come across this term Fog Computing. Looks very interesting. Anyone has more info. about it?I stumble upon the below article, and according to which: Fog Computing is a paradigm that extends Cloud computing and services to the edge of the netwo...
syed-adnan-shahab | 8/27/2014 2:38:48 AM | COMMENTS(4)
Cloud Computing, Defined Many complain that the concept of cloud computing is merely a marketing term to define centralized, mainframe computing. However, the model of today's cloud computing differs from that of mainframes of the past. First, the she...
emwaka1 | 8/26/2014 3:37:51 AM | COMMENTS(4)

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New technologies are pushing networks to the breaking point
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Integrated Approach to Security In the Cloud
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Posted by ISACA 39 days ago
Valuable list of Cloud Service Provider websites
Posted by nooruddin 61 days ago
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Events & Online Learning: 8 total

6 Nov 2013
ISACA International Event
Las Vegas, NV, USA
North America ISRM features relevant security and risk management topics presented by leading industry experts and practitioners.
29 Sep 2014
ISACA International Event
Barcelona, Spain
Stay on top of the trends and opportunities of the dynamic technology industry at EuroCACS/ISRM 2014—the leading European conference for IT audit, assurance, security and risk professionals.

Journal Articles: 37 total

Volume 5, 2014
by Biswajit Mohapatra, Vinay Parisa and Joydipto Banerjee
The convergence of social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) has created a significant change in the value that enterprise applications can provide to business.
Volume 4, 2014
by Tim Myers
Although implementing cloud computing can be complicated, following the three dynamics of cloud strategy can help organizations maximize the benefits of cloud computing.
Volume 3, 2014
by Matthew Neely
The chief information officer (CIO) of a large utility provider had decided to move email, file shares, video sharing and the company’s internal web site to the cloud and needed to know the security requirements for this project within two weeks.
Volume 3, 2014
by Thomas Schaefer, CISA, CISM, CISSP, CEH, Michael Hofmann, CISA, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT, CCISO, CIRM, Peter Loos, Ph.D., and Peter Fettke, Ph.D.
According to recent publications, the cloud is the future for the provision of a wide range of IT services.
Volume 1, 2014
by Jeff Rauscher
Cloud-based solutions are in demand everywhere. They provide fast, flexible, elastic and affordable ways to build in competitive advantage.
Volume 5, 2013
by Paul Selway and John Schulte
Known for teaching the latest educational technology and how it can be used in the classroom to effectively engage students in learning, BestPrep’s back-end systems needed to reflect the same technological savvy.

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Blog Posts: 11 total

8 Sep 2014
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7 Sep 2014
Now a days, you don’t need to be a IT guru or best software programmer to access /control other personal/organization data. If you follow below techniques, you can easily get confidential information. 1. Masquerading 2. Tailgeting (Piggy back) 3. Dum...
Posted By : Shaklain | 0 comments
21 Mar 2014
You are invited to comment on my post in ISACA Now which can be accessed using the following link: Title: From games to government, babies to business--the role of strategyLink: Shahi...
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11 Mar 2014
The concept of three “Value Disciplines” of “Operational Excellence,” “Product Leadership” and “Customer Intimacy” was introduced by Michael Treacy and Fred Wiersema in 1993. It defines the value creation strategy of the organization. It provides a focus ...
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Enterprise Architecture Practice provides several benefits to organization. Some of the benefits are listed below:  an improved road map for strategy execution; focused and measured strategy implementation; creating synergies; cost reduction (value for m...
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Agile technique in software development has been around for quite some time. There have been efforts to adopt the agile techniques for strategic planning, alignment and execution. Following are some of the relevant articles/blog posts in this area. The to...
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