PCI and the Cloud

Sep 10, 2012

Download Cloud computing has sparked a huge trend in rapid-fire application development and dynamic, elastic application hosting. Desires for cloud-based delivery and the emergence of software-defined infrastructure have caused developers, technology operations and security functions to converge

These cross-functional cloud teams are responsible for securing the servers and applications under their care. PCI compliance is a very common demand, one that presents special challenges in the cloud.

This white paper provides cloud teams with real-world advice on handling PCI in dynamic cloud hosting environments. It focuses on what cloud- engineering teams really need to know, as well as strategies to maximize automation of security and compliance operations.