Encryption in the Cloud Podcast

Gain a competitive edge with Encryption in the cloud.

How secure is the cloud and when is it safe to move more sensitive operations there? Outlook Series' Michael Lippis interviews Richard Moulds, vice president of strategy with Thales e-Security, to gain perspective on cloud security.

The cloud represents a major change in the business model for IT delivery. Cloud benefits promise to be significant: for cloud customers, cost savings, and greater agility through on-demand capacity; for cloud providers, recurring revenues, global markets and attractive profits—if they can differentiate their services.

Many organizations have already moved mundane activities and low-risk data to the cloud. Businesses and governments are certainly attracted to the idea that they could achieve even greater savings were they to use the cloud for storage and processing of their sensitive data.