Cloud has been one of the most talked about disruptive phenomenons in the recent years. It has the potential to make IT organizations more responsive than ever. More and more enterprises are moving to Cloud since it promises significant economic advantages, speed, agility, flexibility, elasticity and innovation.
Like other major technology trends in 2016, Cloud will continue to grow, and surely it is going to attract the attention of IT organizations very fast. According to Goldman Sachs, spending on Cloud computing infrastructure and platforms is expected to grow at a 30% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2013 through 2018, compared with 5% growth for the overall enterprise IT.
However, the biggest roadblock in adopting Cloud is the security risk associated with it. While the fear is reasonable, it is also important to understand that security risks can be mitigated and dealt with efficiently, as long as the organization is aware and prepared for any security and data breaches. Check out the infographic below to find a checklist of the 10 careful steps to boost your enterprise Cloud security.