The newly formed EuroCloud UK
group held their first member meeting a week ago at the Thistle City Barbican Hotel - a panel led group discussion on Cloud standards and security. Chaired by Phil Wainewright
, the panel experts were Dr. Guy Bunker
, independent consultant and blogger, formerly Symantec's chief scientist and co-author of ENISA
's cloud security assessment document, Ian Moyse
, Channel Director of SaaS provider Webroot
, and Adrian Wright
, MD, Secoda Risk Management
, formerly global head of information security at Reuters.
In the spirit of cooperation we had invited Lloyd Adams from Intellect
and Jairo Rojas from BASDA
because we want to ensure that the three UK Cloud and SaaS vendor groups keep in close contact and try to coordinate their various deliverables and activities as much as is practical. In addition we invited Richard Anning who heads the ICAEW's IT Faculty
. As I've reported before
, Phil, Jairo, Richard and I have been in discussions, triggered by Dennis Howlett, about trying to achieve some form of pragmatic standard
or quality mark on security and best practice. We decided to use this discussion to identify if there ...