Cloud Governance: Your First and Last Step into the Cloud

No matter who I speak with about the cloud, the same pain points up repeatedly come up. Organizations are always needing to better manage cloud costs, improve their security posture and meet their compliance requirements. According to a report from data security company Lepide, the three most common causes of a data breach are: Insider threats due to misuse of privileged access Weak and stolen passwords Unpatched applications In other words, the most […]

Why Cloud Governance Matters

Cloud governance. You may hear about this concept all the time. But, what does it truly mean? And, why is it so important? Cloud governance is comprised of the people, process and technology deployed to ensure the services (e.g., infrastructure, software, data and platforms) consumed in the cloud are secure, cost-effective, available, scalable and consistent […]