Five Cloud Data Residency Issues That Must Not Be Ignored

Archived Published: 26 December 2012 ID: G00246143

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Chief information security officers and chief security officers must resolve an array of complex security and regulatory data residency issues when enterprises plan to store data in the cloud or remote data centers.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Analysis
    • Investigate Data Export Restrictions
    • Comply With Export Restrictions on Encryption Technologies
    • Understand Host Nation Data Access Laws
    • Understand the Nature and Location of the Stored Data
    • Review the Data Encryption Options
    • The Bottom Line: Review New Products in Light of Emerging Issues
  • Recommended Reading
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