Putting All Data in the Cloud Is Possible, Say Panelists

Data governance and close scrutiny of vendors will help bring all data into either public or private clouds, said Waters USA panelists.


During the Waters USA conference in Manhattan, panelists who talked about the growing confidence in adopting cloud services noted issues such as security, multiple providers, and even the risk involved in moving data into the cloud are still big concerns. To help solve this, State Street senior vice president and chief scientist David Saul said data governance is a key to maintaining strict standards. "Everything that we do on the cloud starts not with the business process, but what is the