Security Does Not Have to Block the Transition to Cloud Computing
An effective cloud security strategy must be linked and aligned with the business of the organization. Security should not inhibit businesses from becoming “best-run” businesses as they transition to cloud computing and on-demand applications that enable optimized operations. The River security team has been through this process and can validate these claims based on customer requirements and experiences with implementing security controls and practices. This position explained in this article, was presented at the SAP Virtualization and Cloud Summit in December 2010.