Digital Trust in the Cloud: Liquid Security in Cloudy Places
Commercial enterprises as well as governments have recognized the potential payoffs that can be captured with cloud processing. Even though the cloud represents a new technology and service model, there are already significant enterprise examples and individual users who are “dancing in the cloud” - i.e., experimenting or sampling or even integrating cloud processing of some type (and by some definition) in their pursuit of business or mission objectives.
Others have already expressed an earnest and full commitment to cloud processing as an important part of their enterprise architecture and operation. This white paper discusses the evolution of cloud processing and whether or not the cloud computing boom will continue.