Cloud-based services are applications or infrastructure that users access via the Internet. While cloud solutions can be easy to set up and are affordable compared to traditional IT infrastructure and software, there are risks that need to be considered when reviewing cloud-based services for use at Kindred. The
Contract Policy for Third Parties Hosting Kindred Data
is a new Enterprise policy that governs the review and acquisition of all types of cloud-based services. The following highlights the policy and some questions to ask when considering a cloud-based solution:
Ask yourself the following questions when considering a cloud service:
Be cloud smart!
Ensure that you follow requirements for acquisition of cloud-based services and are aware of risks to data confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Click
to review the
Contract Policy for Third Parties Hosting Kindred Data.
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