cloud computing

Upcoming Event: Cloud Maturity – How to Solve Your Cloud Security Challenges

WHO: Alan Mayer, CISA, CISSP, Information Security Consultant for Security Management Partners, a leading, independent information security and assurance firm

WHAT: Will host the session "Cloudy with a Few Gotchas” during the upcoming ISACA Cloud Maturity virtual conference

WHEN: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. EST. 

WHERE: For registration and additional details, please click here

DETAILSMany companies have started using cloud services, or are thinking about using them. Going to the cloud to outsource an IT service or function adds specific risks to the customer’s initial risk equation. The cloud can be an opaque place and good preparation is essential. Customers must strive to minimize uncertainty and to control risks as best as possible. Using cloud services can transform IT operations and require significant adjustments to IT management systems and processes. This presentation will examine some specific cloud services security requirements, risks and pitfalls, and corresponding risk mitigation strategies. Recent evolutions in cloud services and their impact on IT operations and services will be discussed.

Event - 2013 Markley Data Center Summit

Who: SMP 

What: Will exhibit at the upcoming 2013 Markley Data Center Summit. The event will focus on cloud computing, cyber security, hyper-connectivity, and emerging data center trends. Topics to be covered include virtualization trends, best practices to protect sensitive information, and the challenges and benefits of disconnecting

When: March 7, 2013

Where: Markley Group's Boston Data Center - 1 Summer St, Boston, MA