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Cloud Computing

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Does anyone have any insight as to the differences between ISO 17788 and 27017?
Phil Green | 7/26/2016 4:28:38 PM | COMMENTS(3)
Am looking for a framework or methodology to conduct a cloud security risk assessment for a company. Not looking to assess the cloud vendor, but to assess how the company is using the cloud and make sure what they are doing is secure and risk aware. We wi...
Michael137 | 5/20/2016 2:21:51 AM | COMMENTS(9)
The most popular cloud service out there is SaaS. You can easily find information about it.   However, what about Network as a Service? where can I find more information, and what are the risk of such service? vs. IaaS or PaaS. 
ShanShan | 5/11/2016 10:09:50 AM | COMMENTS(2)
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 | 2/16/2016 10:36:54 AM | COMMENTS(4)
The European Commission and the United States have agreed on a new framework for transatlantic data flows: the EU-US Privacy Shield.Today, the College of Commissioners approved the political agreement reached and has mandated Vice-President Ansip and Comm...
Kresimir_Kristic | 2/10/2016 10:06:57 AM | COMMENTS(1)
European Commission Cloud Computing Strategy Key Action Nr. 1 "Cutting through the jungle of standards" results with ENISA documents and on-line toolsCCSL - Cloud Certification Scheme List andCCSM - Cloud Certification Schemes Metaframework.The main idea ...
Kresimir_Kristic | 2/5/2016 5:34:13 AM | COMMENTS(2)

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Events & Online Learning: 6 total

21 Sep 2015
ISACA International Event
06010 Mexico City, Panama
La Conferencia Latinoamericana CACS/ISRM
9 Nov 2015
ISACA International Event
Copenhagen, Denmark
Stay on top of the trends and opportunities of the dynamic technology industry at EuroCACS/ISRM —the leading European conference for IT audit, assurance, security and risk professionals.
16 Aug 2017
ISACA International Event
Grapevine, Texas, US
2017 GRC Conference - 16-18 August , Grapevine, TX. 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.

Journal Articles: 54 total

Volume 6, 2016
by Reviewed by Sunil Bakshi, CISA, CGEIT, CISM, CRISC, ABCI, AMIIB, BS 25999 LI, CEH, CISSP, ISO 27001 LA, MCA, PMP
The increased use of outsourcing arrangements and the acceptance of cloud computing models has benefits and associated risk.
Volume 4, 2016
by Aditya K. Sood, Ph.D., and Michael Rinehart, Ph.D.
There is no doubt that data science can be used as a core technology to secure and strengthen cloud applications by implementing algorithms that can detect threats through large-scale data mining.
Volume 4, 2016
by Phil Zongo
This article provides some practical recommendations to address three key areas of risk associated with cloud adoption.
Volume 3, 2016
by Davi Ottenheimer and Matthew Wallace | Reviewed by A. Krista Kivisild, CISA, CA, CPA
This book is aimed at anyone with an interest in security and compliance in virtualized and cloud environments—appealing to both technical and nontechnical readers.
Volume 2, 2016
by Ganapathi Subramaniam
My company uses a cloud-based email service provider for corporate email. The same vendor also provides storage space for all the employees to store data.
Volume 6, 2015
by Angelique Schouten
Cloud technology helps SMEs run and coordinate large external workforces, support operational management, and enable the building of new developments to ensure that they stay up to speed and futureproof within their markets.

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Let us have positive inspirational slogans for every situation. Last week I started the project meeting like this: I don't know you are all so good at tuning the website. The performance is now is wonderful. I could witness reduction of stress, anxiety an...
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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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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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