Security in the Cloud - Thursday, October 27th 2011

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  • By Dasunpriya Anuradha Mallikarachchi
  • 7 Oct, 2011

The benefits of cloud computing are undeniable – Faster project deployment, lower maintenance costs and ease of scalability are just a few. However, these benefits can only be enjoyed if the right security protocols are in place, thereby making security a key concern in the buildup and migration of applications on the cloud.

Prabath SiriwardeneThis webinar will discuss the real security challenges faced by organizations that impede or hinder the move to cloud. It will also evaluate open source cloud middleware and security solutions and best practices for maximizing the benefits of cloud without compromising on security.

Specializing in Web Services Security, OpenID, OAuth, and XACML, Prabath, Architect and Senior Manager of the WSO2 Carbon Platform and Security counts over 7 years of experience and is WSO2′s resident security expert. Prabath is a Project Management Committee (PMC) member of Apache Axis2 and actively contributes to various open source projects. He plays a core role in the WSO2 Carbon platform dealing with all security aspects.

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