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Manage Cloud Security and Risk

by Dr. Lyron H. Andrews

With all of the risks related to cloud computing we need to be able to manage them to an acceptable degree. This course will teach you the important elements of cloud governance and risk management.

What you'll learn

The cloud security alliance publishes a list of top threats to cloud computing that follows an alliterative word and number match. The lists are helpful to inform best practices to protect your cloud assets and services. In this course, Manage Cloud Security and Risk, you’ll learn to the important elements of managing these risks. First, you’ll explore how to maintain compliance and audit in the cloud. Next, you’ll discover how to establish governance and risk management in the cloud. Finally, you’ll learn how to examine legal, contract, and e-discover issues as related to using the cloud. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of Managing Cloud Security and Risk needed to reduce risks to an acceptable degree to the business.

About the author

Dr. Andrews’ technology career spans three decades. His roles included network manager New York City Department of Education, BMG Direct senior director of IT, and BNY Mellon dean of technology. His doctoral research at Teachers College Columbia found that critical thinking skills thrive in environments that are supportive of five essential elements in the mind of a critical thinker. He teaches cyber security. He has integrated technology management with teaching at Columbia University and other... more

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