Compliance

Having the help of a cloud service provider when it comes to Compliance and Risk Management can make dealing with different kinds of clients, different industries or different countries a lot easier. Risk and compliance are different for everyone and having a large cloud-based provider means that different regulations can be updated and shared automatically. For everything from data protection laws to financial reporting rules, such a service can also provide searchable repositories of potential risks and the ability to evaluate and mitigate them – as well as tracking breaches.

News

Workday helps TalkTalk move its HR systems to the cloud

Oct 8, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

HR cloud apps provider helps TalkTalk make the move from on-premise to the cloud

IT pros "underestimating" business cloud app use

Sep 22, 2014 Rene Millman

Shadow IT could leave sensitive data unprotected, survey finds

Cloud providers fail to meet new EU data protection regulations

Aug 11, 2014 Rene Millman

Survey finds shocking level of readiness for requirements

Court ruling in Microsoft data dispute risks damaging cloud providers' reputations

Aug 4, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Cloud security player sounds alarm over implications of Microsoft data dispute

ICO serves UK PLC some big data legal guidance

Jul 28, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

The data protection watchdog wants to stop firms falling foul of regulations while tapping into the big data trend

Advice

Will cloud be the enemy or the hero in our dystopian future?

Dec 17, 2014 Nick Booth

Should we worry that the power of cloud computing seems to be concentrating in the wrong hands?

Why a credible code of conduct is needed to secure European cloud growth

Dec 4, 2014 Sureyya Cansoy

techUK explains why a credible data protection code of conduct is needed to build a thriving, global cloud industry

Where is my data?

Nov 21, 2014 Rene Millman

Do you know where your data is? It's a key cloud question you should be asking up front...

How to run an IT department as a cloud-aware business

Sep 9, 2014 Lesley Meall

The advent of cloud has changed things for CIOs - they must present a different face to business units

How to implement a BYOD policy in your workplace

Sep 2, 2014 David Cartwright

What should a CIO do to allow employees to bring their own devices to the workplace?

Case Studies

The future is hybrid says CA's head of cloud

Nov 18, 2011 Maggie Holland

Bilhar Mann, senior VP of CA Technologies' cloud business unit spoke to sister title IT Pro about the challenges of cloud