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cloud computing

n.
The use of services made available on the internet for storing data and running software programs. Cloud computing replaces many of the traditional functions of the personal computer.
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cloud computing

n
a model of computer use in which services stored on the internet are provided to users on a temporary basis
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Summary: Centrify executives have joined key working groups within the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), a global organisation dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment.
Centrify, a provider of cloud-ready Zero Trust Privilege to secure modern enterprises, has announced that several of its executive leaders have joined key working groups within the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world's organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment, the company said.
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The same security control framework has been proposed by ISO/IEC 27002 [43], the Cloud Security Alliance Matrix [44], and the National Institute of Standards and Technology SP 800-53 [45].
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The Cloud Security Alliance has given a gift to the Western Washington University Foundation that will award an annual $2,500 scholarship.