Why relying on standards is best for secure Cloud Computing
Who will have access to what? In a complex world where soon everyone and everything – people, things and services – will be connected everywhere and anytime through a global cloud, IAM is one of the best means to protect enterprise security, especially when firewalls are not sufficient any more. However, to guard cloud computing, the IAM technology must be further developed. For this, standards play a central role.
The mere defining of roles for individual access permissions is no longer...