Cloud computing pros and cons for regulated data

Cloud computing pros and cons for regulated data

Date: Jul 15, 2011

This video is a part of’s mini learning guide, HIPAA cloud computing advice: Ensuring cloud computing compliance.

Has your company considered moving regulated data to the cloud? Expert Richard E. Mackey Jr. explains the cloud computing advantages and disadvantages of doing so.

Topics include:

  • Complications of compliance in a public cloud
  • Is the public cloud too insecure for regulated data?
  • Compliance and the private cloud
  • Compensating controls for compliance in the cloud, and the complexity they introduce
  • What questions should enterprises ask cloud services providers regarding compliance?
  • Tools for evaluating cloud service providers


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