Security must be top priority when selecting a cloud provider

In a recent HIMSS blog post, Attorney Lee Kim, outlines five factors to consider when comparing various cloud computing providers. Security, naturally, is one of the factors Kim points out, saying that some providers may offer more security than others. Kim suggests trying to get a hold of a copy of a provider's most recent audit report, as well as their security policies, for starters. "Bear in mind, too, that you should also keep in mind the security of your own computer systems," she says. Post

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