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Cloud Computing

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ENISA has published a guide for helping SMEs deal with cloud computing security: "This guide wants to assist SMEs understand the security risks and opportunities they should take into account when procuring cloud services. This document includes a set ...
Fidel Santiago | 9/3/2015 5:22:39 AM | COMMENTS(0)
More and more cloud applications are in use, how do you handle the Change Management? Often confused, control owners think that since the vendor pushes most of the changes over (patch, release, upgrade, etc.), there aren't much change they can manage. Wha...
ShanShan | 8/13/2015 2:13:23 PM | COMMENTS(1)
I had a conversation with two providers of cloud services. Both stated that they have controls in place. When I asked them to prove it, they could not. They did not even know about SOC 2 Type 2 reporting or ISAE 3402. Both of which are assurance repor...
Sai | 7/10/2015 2:50:43 PM | COMMENTS(13)
In a recent news article, Microsoft and IBM are increasing its prices for the cloud computing services after years of competitive price cutting. So, what will this mean for the cloud business case? Will you change because monthly prices increase?  What wi...
Marc Vael | 7/7/2015 10:35:29 AM | COMMENTS(0)
Hello All, Please share your thoughts, documents, checklists,references on developing an Internal Audit Scope and work program for Cloud from an Cloud service provider view and Auditing services assured to clients of cloud. RegardsDeepak
DeepakChiniwal | 7/3/2015 12:00:47 AM | COMMENTS(8)
In a software-defined data center, all elements of the infrastructure — networking, storage, CPU and security – are virtualized and delivered as a service. Although it has several benefits such as agility , efficiency, cost optimization etc. but there are...
-adnan- | 6/29/2015 8:18:44 AM | COMMENTS(3)

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Events & Online Learning: 7 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.
17 Aug 2015
ISACA International Event
Phoenix, Arizona, US
2015 GRC Conference - August 17-19, Phoenix, AZ. Explore the future of Governance Risk and Control through expert-led workshops and sessions developed by the IIA and ISACA. Register early for our GRC learning tracks.
21 Sep 2015
ISACA International Event
06010 Mexico City, Panama
La Conferencia Latinoamericana CACS/ISRM

Journal Articles: 48 total

Volume 5, 2015
by Ben Halpert | Reviewed by Larry Marks, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, CFE, CISSP, CSTE, ITIL, PMP
The book provides an overview of cloud deployment models and other cloud concepts so that the reader has a proper foundation on cloud basics.
Volume 5, 2015
by Omar Y. Sharkasi, CBCP, CFE, CRP
IT leaders must increase cybersecurity public awareness and coordination across the subset of federal governments, all while having to do more with less.
Volume 4, 2015
by Siva Mandalam and Rohan Dighe
ViralMint is an onsite marketing platform that helps retailers harness social media marketing to boost their marketing return on investment (ROI): acquire new fans, increase sales, improve conversion and boost engagement.
Volume 4, 2015
by Corey Eng
In their ongoing quest to increase productivity, enhance operating efficiencies and reduce costs, more and more enterprises are moving to the cloud.
Volume 3, 2015
by Steve Woo
The adoption of cloud-based retail applications, as well as increasing demands for agility, for example, with pop-up retail, is changing the requirements for network access.
Volume 3, 2015
by Sivarama Subramanian, CISM and Devaraj Munuswamy, CEH
In the current world of IT, “cloud” is a buzzword heard everywhere. Many organizations are moving to cloud computing because of its scalability, on-demand service offerings over the Internet, virtualization and cost efficiency.

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Blog Posts: 11 total

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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Do you consider moving into the cloud? Cloud customers need assurance that providers are following sound security practices. The importance of the governance and risk management issues related with the move of assets into the cloud computing should be cle...
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Private, public, community or hybrid cloud computing enables an enterprises’ IT enabled investments to meet business stakeholder requirements, sustain and extend enterprise strategy, create sustainable competitive advantages (unique selling plusses), meas...
Just curious to know or have some insight for Cloud Computing and how does it align with ISACA stanadards.
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Hola, por ahi les comentaré un artículo que encontré de "Garvin W.Burris" que habla HPC basada en la nube. StartCluster es un proyecto del Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) elaborado por Software Tools for Academics and Researchers (STAR), el Ki...
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