Cloud computing offers new possibilities and new challenges, however the fundamental principles of security and risk management still apply. Cloud security can be delivered as part of the cloud service, as specific components added in to enhance security, or it can be a combination of both. Learn more.

Cloud Security

IBM protects cloud environments with cloud security strategies and a comprehensive portfolio of solutions. These security solutions span the entire cloud lifecycle and all security domains – including identity and access management, application and data security, infrastructure protection and security intelligence for the cloud.

Video: Detect Cloud Apps, Shadow IT, Threats, and Policy Violations with IBM Cloud Security Enforcer

The first Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) to combine cloud app discovery with identity services and threat protection, IBM Cloud Security Enforcer helps your organization to securely adopt and use cloud apps. The Detect capabilities provide visibility into all cloud apps being used, including unapproved or “shadow IT” apps. Complete with cloud app risk scores, employee usage details, event correlation, and policy violation details, Cloud Security Enforcer delivers the critical visibility required for safe adoption of cloud apps.

ISS: Safeguarding Mobile Devices with IBM MaaS360

ISS Facility Services is the Danish subsidiary of the global ISS Group, which employs more than 510,000 people in 75 countries. See how ISS securely scaled their mobile deployment of devices and apps with IBM MaaS360. ISS shares best practices, lessons learned to encourage user adoption for non-technical employees, and a deployment plan that includes over 10,000 users across Europe while enabling a secure, cost-effective enterprise mobile management (EMM) strategy For more information, please visit:

Infographic: 5 Tips For Cloud Success

Is your enterprise ready for the cloud? From file-sharing and collaboration applications to enterprise customer relationship management (CRM), there are plenty of cloud applications that are ready for the enterprise. But are you ready for them?

How IBM Helps Secure the Cloud

IBM Security helps customers secure public, private and hybrid clouds. With IBM Security customers can manage user access to cloud applications and protect the data that lives in the cloud. Customers can use IBM Security products like QRadar to gain full visibility into security threats facing their organization.For more information, please visit

Infographic: Cloud Security Superhero

Keeping cloud apps safe for employee usage and to gain corporate efficiencies may look like a daunting task for a mere IT mortal. Your employees are not normally malicious in their actions, but you might feel like you need a super hero to save you after looking at some key research findings:33% of employees save and share corporate data using external cloud platforms25% of employees use their corporate credentials when accessing 3rd party cloud apps57% of employees know their usage of cloud apps is violating company policy, but do it anywayYou don’t need X-ray vision or super human strength to protect your enterprise from unapproved cloud app usage and cloud-based threats. What you need is a good strategy and the right technology.  IBM Cloud Security Enforcer helps you gain visibility into your existing cloud app usage – both what you know about already and what hides in the shadows.  You can use this knowledge to lay out a clear cloud app strategy that aligns with your employee and corporate needs.IBM Cloud Security Enforcer also helps you deliver on your strategy. The solution helps to connect users to approved apps in a single bound.  It helps you to protect the business from cyber criminals and bring internal wrongdoers to justice. You don’t need to be born with super-human strength or have mutant abilities, IBM Cloud Security Enforcer can give you the powers you need to be a Cloud Security Superhero.

Infographic: Uncovering the Truth About Cloud Computing

Cloud adoption has seen unprecedented growth. But not everyone has bought in just yet. For non-cloud adopters, concerns about security risk still cast a shadow of doubt over the rewards that cloud computing offers. Don’t believe the hype. 

eBook – Forbes Insight – How the cloud is changing business resilience

Resiliency can be a competitive advantage, not merely a technical solution with a cost. The cloud enables a broader set of companies to consider a broader set of applications to grow their businesses in the expanding data universe.

Implementing Cloud Security with IBM Security Solutions

This video provides insight into the capabilities needed for implementing cloud security. Information related to solutions for protecting cloud workloads that is suitable to your enterprise is provided. The need for having an integrated approach that helps in developing security intelligence to proactively defend the cloud and be ahead of advanced threats, is discussed.To know more about IBM Cloud Security: Learn more about IBM Security: