With Cloud Security Readiness Assessment, Accenture helps customer to assess information security risks, legal and compliance challenges and plan secure cloud implementation.
CHALLENGES Companies are looking to maximize their security posture and minimize business risk as they evaluate if (and which) cloud offering meets their business requirements. There are still security challenges (internal/external, legal) that each business has to face when moving towards cloud adoption or a cloud first strategy, but there are solutions for many of these challenges. Cloud Security Readiness Assessment refers to the decision making processes, criteria and policies involved in the planning, architecture, acquisition, deployment, operation and management of security capabilities for cloud computing. SOLUTION An effective Cloud Security Readiness Assessment is essential for effective and secure cloud computing implementation. Microsoft’s Security solutions and Cloud Security Readiness Assessment supports effective and secure cloud implementation, including: