Many businesses today are considering the advantages of utilising Cloud Services and Cloud Enablement to provide their information Technology capability.
The benefits of using the Cloud are many, including:
- High levels of Service availability.
- Flexible scaling (up or down) of the service.
- Pay-As-You Go charging model.
- Greatly reduced need for capital investment.
- Less reliance on in-house skilled staff to provide the IT service.
When considering the move to the Cloud and looking at cloud enablement, data security should be at the heart of the decision-making process. CSP can provide expert advice to help your organisation make effective, compliant and secure use of Cloud services. Our consultants are qualified under the CSA (Cloud Security Alliance), Security, Trust and Assurance Registry (STAR) assessment scheme. We are able to evaluate your potential suppliers against this industry standard Framework.
We have practical experience in helping our clients manage the move to the Cloud. Our experts can provide guidance on the suitability of the Cloud as a storage medium, the technical integration of existing organisational networks with the cloud supplier, and the contractual requirements that should be placed on the supplier. Combined, these help to ensure that the business risks associated with moving to the Cloud are appropriately managed.