10 questions to ask your cloud service providers.
- David Pool
- Barry Turner
18:00 - Talk starts with BCS notices and AGM
18:45 – Panellists intro statements
19:05 – Open questions & discussion
20:00 - Talk ends (approx.)
AGM agenda (draft)
- Welcome and introduction
- Apologies for absence and acceptance of 2021 minutes
- Chair's report
- Treasurer's report
- The nomination of Committee members
- Event schedule and planning for 2022
- Any other business
Migrating your IT infrastructure to the cloud changes the threat and vulnerability landscape and enables the use of a broad range of best practice security processes and tools. The presentation aims to enable the non-technical person to have a deeper understanding of cloud security and to know what questions to ask cloud providers, MSPs and professional services companies. Based on the AWS Well-Architected Framework security pillar the presentation covers the following topics:
- Setting the context for cloud security.
- The shared responsibility model.
- AWS well architected security, IAM, detective controls, infrastructure protection, data protection, incident management.
- Cloud vulnerabilities.
- Cloud vs on prem security, the approach.
- Why is cloud security different to on prem.
About the speakers
David is an experienced Cloud and Managed Services specialist, with broad experience in the IT industry, currently holding certifications relating to the Public Cloud platforms and ITIL V4 foundation certified. Since 2014, David has focused on creating and delivering workshops and training designed to help businesses benefit from the adoption of Cloud and Managed services. During that time, David has experience of working with cloud MSPs in over 100 engagements.
Barry has 30 years sales & marketing experience working with technology, consultancy and print industry companies across UK, USA and Europe. AWS Solution Architect – Associate Level Certified, ITIL V4 foundation certified, ISO27001:2013 Lead Auditor certified, Project Management Professional qualified with specialisation on marketing and go to market planning. Since 2015 Barry has experience of working with 130 cloud MSPs in over 160 engagements.
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