Certifying Cloud Compliance: A New International Standard (ISO/IEC 27018)
The International Organization for Standardization and the International Electrotechnical Commission have created a functional compliance tool to help private companies—and European governments—use cloud solutions consistent with data protection and privacy requirements. Author Alan Charles Raul outline the certification process, which they say promises to reduce legal uncertainties that are inhibiting companies’ use of the cloud.
Reproduced with permission from Daily Report for Executives, 33 DER B-1, 2/19/15, 02/19/2015. Copyright 2015 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) http://www.bna.com