Cloud Security: Governance, Risk and Compliance - CloudWATCH Workshop @ Cloudscape VI

Tuesday, 25 February, 2014 - 15:00

This workshop provided a general introduction on the 3 levels of the CSA GRC stack (Governance, Risk Management and Compliance) (1 - self-audit, 2 - third party certification and 3 - constant monitoring).
The workshop gave a general introduction to the benefits and risks of cloud computing. This was followed by detailed information regarding certification of cloud services and finallly topics of interest for research, notably constant cloud monitoring.

Cloudscape VI

Monday, 24 February, 2014 - 10:30

Cloudscape VI - Cloud for a smart economy and smart society Brussels, Belgium 24-25 February 2013

Certification, Internationalisation and standarisation in Cloud Security - CIRRUS Workshop

Tuesday, 11 February, 2014 - 10:00

The workshop aims to present a comprehensive overview on regulatory and standardisation activities related to cloud computing, including representative samples of ICT technical specifications developed by fora and consortia as well as recommendations for best practice and technical specifications on monitoring and certifications of cloud computing services.

Cloud Standards Coordination, Delivery of Results, Brussels

Wednesday, 11 December, 2013 - 10:00

On 11 December 2013 ETSI and DG Connect are pleased to invite you to the event where the output of the Cloud Standards Coordination will be delivered to the European Commission. Come and meet industry and policy experts, hear about the journey, the findings and the hurdles, the experience built and what it tells to the standards communities, participate in the discussion and help shape the next steps.

Cloud Computing: Legal Tips

Monday, 25 November, 2013 - 15:00

What companies (especially SMEs) need to check before entering into a Cloud Service Agreement

Cloudstack collaboration conference Europe, Amsterdam

Wednesday, 20 November, 2013 - 09:00

The European CloudStack conference will continue with the best ideas from the previous conferences and feature a varied set of presentations. CloudWATCH partner attending: Michel Drescher,

Cloud for Europe conference, Berlin

Thursday, 14 November, 2013 - 09:00

Readiness for Cloud Computing in the European Public Sector - the Cloud for Europe project aims to remove the obstacles for cloud adoption, to harmonise the requirements from different public organisations beyond national borders and to establish a digital single market for cloud computing in Europe.

EU-Brazil Cloud computing Workshop

Monday, 11 November, 2013 - 10:45

With 5.6 million SMEs in Brazil and the next 3 years being crucial for Brazil with the upcoming World Cup Olympic Games 2016, the provisioning of new digital services between EU & Brazilian Start-ups may be ideal. The CloudWATCH coordinator was invited to speak at this key policy workshop which was held in the context of the regular EU-Brazil Information Society Dialogue (at the level of Secretary of State, Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation).