Over a million developers have joined DZone.
{{announcement.body}}
{{announcement.title}}

Is Cloud Computing Secure? Prove It

DZone's Guide to

Is Cloud Computing Secure? Prove It

· Cloud Zone
Free Resource

See how the beta release of Kubernetes on DC/OS 1.10 delivers the most robust platform for building & operating data-intensive, containerized apps. Register now for tech preview.

I had a discussion with Wayne Rash the other day about security in cloud computing. He followed up with an excellent article in eWeek with the provocative title Is Cloud Computing Secure? Prove It. I’d encourage you to have a look; Wayne spoke to a number of well-known people in the industry, and they offer up some valuable insights in his piece.

Wayne is interesting to talk to. He’s a retired naval officer who has been in the IT business long enough to have earned a very broad perspective.  Cloud has a lot of roots in earlier technologies (virtualization, time sharing, ASPs, outsourced data centres, etc). I find that it’s always instructive to discuss cloud computing with people like him who recognize not just the similarities, but also the differences between cloud and its antecedents.

If you ever meet Wayne, be sure and ask him about his experiences with Rear Admiral Grace Hopper.

New Mesosphere DC/OS 1.10: Production-proven reliability, security & scalability for fast-data, modern apps. Register now for a live demo.

Topics:

Published at DZone with permission of Scott Morrison . See the original article here.

Opinions expressed by DZone contributors are their own.

{{ parent.title || parent.header.title}}

{{ parent.tldr }}

{{ parent.urlSource.name }}