Public Cloud Security Verses On-Premise
Our MD at Fordway authored an article on freshbusinessthinking.com back in November 2014 which I was drawn to today which for me really hits the nail on the head about security and how public cloud addresses it and the simple fact is, is your organisation fully PCI DSS compliant or do you hold an ISO 27001 certification? How about the myriad of other industry security certifications such as SOC, FIPS 140-2, HIPAA or EAL?
Well public cloud providers often are accredited with a number of these certifications which makes their environments actually more secure than the majority of environments run by in-house IT.
You can read the full article by Richard Blanford at http://www.freshbusinessthinking.com/business_advice.php?CID=0&AID=13699&PGID=1#.VNTgpPkYt9A