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October 22, 2018 | Cloud Access Security Brokers
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 8 Key CASB Decision Factors

Today's CASBs help improve everything in the cloud, from visibility and data security to threat protection and compliance. In this report, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford explains how CASBs work and details the eight key decision factors organizations should assess before choosing one for their environment.

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October 22, 2018 | Cloud Access Security Brokers

 CASB Feature Checklist

This checklist details the primary features every organization should assess to ensure the cloud access security broker (CASB) they choose aligns with their cloud security goals.

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October 4, 2018 | Cloud Application and Data Controls
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 IANS Cloud Security Update: Q3 2018

As organizations continue to move services and computing assets into cloud service provider environments, the need for adequate security controls grows as well. In this quarterly research report, IANS Lead Faculty Dave Shackleford updates IANS’ clients on the new developments occurring in the cloud security arena.

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September 21, 2018 | Cloud Application and Data Controls

 Office 365 Checklist

This checklist is designed to help organizations roll out Office 365 efficiently and securely.

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September 14, 2018 | Cloud Network and Host Controls

 Cloud Terminology Cheat Sheet (Updated)

This cheat sheet compares key services and cloud terms among major cloud services. This update provides Google Computer Platform (GCP) terminology, in addition to Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft's Azure. 

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August 27, 2018 | Cloud Application and Data Controls
By Shannon Lietz, IANS Faculty

 Cloud-Based Audit and Compliance: Know the Pitfalls

The key to audit and compliance success in the cloud is to realize each cloud provider addresses the issue differently. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Shannon Lietz offers tips on dealing with cloud logging, obtaining inspection-level capabilities, using serverless architecture and handling antivirus, access management, object storage and more.

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July 5, 2018 | Cloud Network and Host Controls
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 IANS Cloud Security Update: Q2 2018

As organizations continue to move services and computing assets into cloud service provider environments, the need for adequate security controls grows as well. In this quarterly research report, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford updates IANS’ clients on the new developments occurring in the cloud security arena.

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