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cloud provider

An organization that provides hardware and/or software services over the Internet. See cloud computing and cloud management system.
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A key conclusion of the WP 29 opinion is that entities considering storing or processing their data with a cloud provider should conduct a thorough risk analysis (see "Risk Assessment," p.
Aside from covering lost income, Marsh says the policy covers costs associated with procuring services from a new cloud provider and costs involved in transitioning to the new provider.
It's a no brainer who your next cloud provider should be.
Choosing the Right Cloud Provider In reality, cloud computing has been around for a long time.
First, Cloud Computing puts client data under the control of a third-party Cloud provider.
Without that experience, a cloud provider cannot prepare for errors, updates, outages and interruptions, as well as adequately plan for upgrades, enhancements, and the dreaded software "end of life.
Some cloud providers augment that with one-time passwords delivered by cell phone text messages or key fob devices.
The ability of the cloud provider to mitigate your risk is typically done through a process of regular external audits, PEN tests, compliance with PCI standards, ensuring SAS 70 Type II standards, etc.
The company also announced that IBM, NTT Communications and Savvis are new partners in the Certified Cloud Provider Program.
Many issues involved with choosing a cloud provider should be considered if and when you make the decision to pursue cloud computing, such as security, level of service, capabilities and flexibility.
Windstream has a solid history of providing secure, high-bandwidth connectivity solutions to hyperscale cloud providers in search of vendor and route diversity, and delivering the reliable services they need to boost their competitive advantage, said Mike Shippey, president of Windstream Wholesale.
Gartner said cloud network overlay solutions bridge virtual private clouds (VPCs) in cloud providers with on-premises data center networks, extending the data center network to the cloud provider.