Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Mario Santana

Terremark Worldwide, Inc.

Miami, Florida


5.1  Contextual Considerations

5.2  Components of a Cloud Infrastructure

5.2.1  Compute Component  Security Implications

5.2.2  Network  Security Implications

5.2.3  Storage  Underlying Approaches  Security Implications

5.2.4  Databases  Underlying Approaches  Security Implications

5.2.5  Management  Security Implications

5.3  Summary


In order to apply the principles of information security to a cloud architecture, it is important to understand that architecture. In this chapter, we will review the major components of a cloud infrastructure, and some concepts to help us ...

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