Security is invariably a top concern among executives, whether it relates to cloud, infrastructure, or any technology implementation. Boards of directors too are worried about potential fallout from breaches and hacks.
Yet, public cloud in particular — where access and security are less in their control —gives CSOs pause. Plus, there are compliance concerns. Some regulations, such as the General Data Protection Regulation, dictate that sensitive information must reside, if not on-premises, then within the owner’s (customer) geographical location.