Cloud computing continues to be a disruptive force in technology, with global SaaS software revenues forecasted to reach $106B in 2016, increasing 21% over projected 2015 spending levels.
Advantages of moving to the cloud are many and include cutting costs and improving agility. However, there are many disadvantages as well. These risks are of particular importance to the regulated industry and must be understood and mitigated for compliance.
The focus of this training is to understand how to transform traditional vendor and infrastructure qualification activities and software validation activities into actionable steps for ensuring compliance in the cloud, whether it be with IaaS, Paas, or Saas approach. The outcome will be changing your highest risks in to three key success factors. Each factor will be reviewed in depth for real-world application.
Attendees will learn:
- What is the cloud?
- Cloud service and deployment models
- Advantages and disadvantages
- Biggest risks: Overcoming trust and reliability challenges
- How to convert the biggest risks into the biggest success factors