Security Still a Major Cloud Development Concern

Security Still a Major Cloud Development Concern

At a recent conference, executives from Amazon, IBM and Rackspace discussed cloud security. IBM’s Marc Devine stressed that developers need to focus on security for their cloud applications. “You can’t depend on the fact that, ‘OK, nobody can get behind my firewall,'” he said. “You need to be thinking differently. It’s a shared environment.”

Amazon’s Jeff Barr noted, “I do agree that you need to worry about security, but you also have to realize that you do get effectively infrastructure that has a lot of [a security focus] already built into it.” He added that cloud developers should focus on application-level security.

View article

See also  20 Real-World Examples of Embedded Systems

About Our Editorial Process

At DevX, we’re dedicated to tech entrepreneurship. Our team closely follows industry shifts, new products, AI breakthroughs, technology trends, and funding announcements. Articles undergo thorough editing to ensure accuracy and clarity, reflecting DevX’s style and supporting entrepreneurs in the tech sphere.

See our full editorial policy.

About Our Journalist