Categories of cloud computing risks

On October 23, 2010, in smbnation, by

Categories of cloud computing risks – great slide to think about from Dave Sobel’s session

Control – Many companies and governments are uncomfortable with the idea of their information location on systems they do not control.

Data – Migrating workloads to a shared network and compute infrastructure increases the potential for unauthorized exposure

Reliability – High availablity will be a key concern

Compliance – Compying with SOX HIPAA

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One Response to Categories of cloud computing risks

  1. Joe Raby says:

    In Canada, the biggest opponent to cloud computing is the US Patriot Act.