Transparency & Trust in Cloud Security

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A Cloud service provider (CSP) can decide to expose various levels of its internal procedures. This article discusses how transparent processes adopted by CSP’s increase the confidence levels in an organization making use of cloud services.

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Opting for Disaster Recovery in the cloud

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Disaster Recovery Plans (DRP’s) have always been a subject of debate due to various factors such as the amount of capital required and resources invested in the system. It’s not easy to convince management to invest in such a plan when there may never be a return on investment, mostly when management also factor in solutions like insurance in the equation.

So why does DRP in the cloud make everyone’s (including your Financial Controller’s) life easier?

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