Gartner Research

Cloud Security Primer for 2018

Published: 17 January 2018

ID: G00344130

Analyst(s): Jay Heiser


Cloud security remains a top concern of Gartner clients. This initiative enables security and risk management leaders to understand the unique challenges and growing body of practices, products and services for maintaining security and regulatory compliance within public and private clouds.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How do you assess and manage the security and compliance risks inherent in public cloud environments?
    • What processes and technologies will protect workloads in public, private and hybrid cloud infrastructures?
    • What approaches will be used to protect data and monitor activities within the extended SaaS environment?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading

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