Well, the question is not too provocative. The longer I look into the risk, the more I am asking this question. Now, we have to separate the different company sizes. I guess for a small and medium business â€“ with the correct safety measures â€“ it makes a lot of sense and you could safe some money. But what about governments or larger companies?
I just looked at a discussion between Bruce Schneier and Marcus Ranum. I agree with Bruceâ€™s view in about 98% (I let you figure out the final 2%).
So, do me a favor: Watch the video at the end of this article:.
Done that? Now, think about the workloads you have in your company and tell me in the comments which load you will push to the cloud. Is it e-Mail? HR? Your customer relationship management? And if yes, under what conditions? I would love to hear more from you
And the deal is: I will let you know in the next few weeks how I see the cloud security model.