Compliance and Regulations

Last Updated on 23 July 2015, Total: 12 Articles and Tutorials

  1. Creating a Cloud Data Location and Jurisdiction Policy (Part 2)

    In the previous article we covered data classification, data accessibility, the design and development of the Data Location and Jurisdiction Policy and understanding the planning process. In this article we will continue with the next steps in structuring the policy... Read More

  2. Creating a Cloud Data Location and Jurisdiction Policy (Part 1)

    In this series of articles, part one and two, we will look at the process that enterprises could follow to develop a Cloud Data Location and Jurisdiction Policy... Read More

  3. Revisiting Compliance in the Cloud: Is it Risky Business? (Part 6)

    In this final installment the author gives a few tips for preparing your people for the audit experience... Read More

  4. Revisiting Compliance in the Cloud: Is it Risky Business? (Part 5)

    In this, Part 5 of our series on compliance in the cloud, we provide some tips on how to prepare your technical environment for the compliance audit... Read More

  5. Cloud Data Jurisdiction: The provider, The Consumer and Data Sovereignty

    In this article we will consider what jurisdiction means to the cloud provider, the consumer and ultimately how to encourage data sovereignty when computing in the cloud... Read More

  6. Revisiting Compliance in the Cloud: Is it Risky Business? (Part 4)

    In this, Part 4, we’re going to address a subject that strikes fear in the hearts of many IT professionals who work in regulated industries: the compliance audit and how to prepare for and survive it with your job, your reputation and your pride intact... Read More

  7. Revisiting Compliance in the Cloud: Is it Risky Business? (Part 3)

    In this, Part 3, we’ll talk about data classification responsibilities in a cloud environment and then move into some specifics of how to develop your data classification scheme... Read More

  8. Revisiting Compliance in the Cloud: Is it Risky Business? (Part 2)

    In this, Part 2, we will dive a little deeper into some of the subjects we covered in part 1, beginning with the importance of data classification to compliance and how to go about it... Read More

  9. Global Cloud Privacy Standard ISO/IEC27018 and the Public Cloud

    In this article we will look at the new cloud privacy standard ISO/IEC27018 and consider what this standard may mean for organisations and providers when utilising public cloud compute... Read More

  10. Revisiting Compliance in the Cloud: Is it Risky Business? (Part 1)

    In this article, we’ll delve into the tricky issue of compliance in a cloud-based environment, the risks and the benefits, and whether and how you can make it work for your organization... Read More

  11. Compliance and the Cloud: Making a Structurally Dysfunctional Marriage Work

    In the IT world “The Cloud” has been touted as a game changer and it is. Cloud computing is simple in concept, and simplicity of operation, deployment and licensing are its most appealing assets. Businesses can work more efficiently becoming more agile, efficient and competitive... Read More

  12. Standards and Good Cloud Practice

    In this article we will deliberate the presence of standards relating to good cloud function with focus on interoperability, security and Privacy and SLA’s... Read More

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