Table of Contents
IDC PlanScape Figure
Figure: IDC PlanScape: Building Compliant Cloud Environments
Why Is Building Compliant Cloud Environments Important?
Organizations Are Shifting Workloads to the Cloud
Figure: SMB Application Growth by Deployment Type, 2015 and 2017
Adopting Cloud Solutions May Change Compliance Strategies
Cloud Vendors Have Varying Degrees of Compliance Sophistication
Table: Compliance Offerings from Major IaaS Providers
What Is a Compliant Cloud Environment?
Define the Scope of Cloud Compliance Efforts
Table: Selected Compliance Requirements
Table: GLBA Compliance Plan Excerpt
Understanding the Shared Responsibility Model
Figure: Shared Responsibility Model for Cloud Compliance
Who Are the Key Stakeholders?
Table: Key Stakeholders
How Can My Organization Take Advantage of Building CompliantCloud Environments?
Leverage Cloud-Centric Technology
Integrate Cloud Monitoring with SOC Activities
Trust But Verify: Conduct Routine Auditing and Assessment ofCloud Vendors
Figure: Essential Guidance for Cloud Compliance