The move to the public cloud is the biggest computing paradigm to unfold since the early 2000s, when the internet boom first exploded. According to the 451 Group, enterprise IT executives expect 60 percent of workloads will run in the cloud by 2018.1 Driving this growth are greater agility and scalability, higher performance, and faster access to innovative technologies, all of which enable organizations to gain a competitive edge.
But just as the nascent adoption of the public cloud introduces new business, productivity and agility opportunities, so too does it expose potential security risks. This paper is intended to arm security teams with the information they need to engage early, ask appropriate questions and work toward protecting the public cloud as vigilantly as the data center. Download today.