• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course provides an in-depth look at the strengths and weaknesses of cloud computing security as well as the considerations to take in choosing the cloud as a data management solution. Technical and operational risks are explained, along with strategies to mitigate the aforementioned risks. To demonstrate concepts learned, the course closes with a real-world example of how a government agency (Defense Information Systems Agency) utilizes cloud computing solutions.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the positive and negative outcomes of data security using cloud computing solutions
  • Understand how to implement front-end strategies to offset technical and operational risks
  • Understand government requirements related to cloud computing

Framework Connections