Cloud computing security - tools, policies, and metrics for IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, public and private clouds
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As cloud computing services continue their dramatic growth, security needs and methods will also evolve. Here are links to books, websites, associations and other information resources to help keep your data safe in any cloud platform.
Securing the Cloud: Cloud Computer Security Techniques and Tactics by JR Winkler (2011). On Amazon.com.
Cloud Computing and SOA Convergence in Your Enterprise: A Step-by-Step Guide by David S. Linthicum (2011). On Amazon.com.
Auditing Cloud Computing: A Security and Privacy Guide (Wiley Corporate F&A) by Ben Halpert (2011). On Amazon.com.