This document reprises the NIST-established definition of cloud computing, describes cloud computing benefits and open issues, presents an overview of major classes of cloud technology, and provides guidelines and recommendations on how organizations should consider the relative opportunities and risks of cloud computing.
Citation: Special Publication (NIST SP) - 800-146
NIST Pub Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Pub Type: NIST PubsReport Number:
cloud computing, computer security, virtualization