Gartner Research

Security of the Cloud Primer for 2019

Published: 07 February 2019

ID: G00375725

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 hybrid 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 and data in hybrid and public cloud infrastructures?
    • What approaches will be used to protect data and monitor activities within SaaS?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading

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