CloudeAssurance Publishes RESTful API To Enable Consumption Of Its Comprehensive And Independent Security Rating Services (SRS) Database Including 10,000+ SaaS Apps
In response to Gartner's 2013 Cool Vendor and 2016 Hype Cycle coverage and customer/partner requests, CloudeAssurance recently boosted its rating database by adding 10,000+ SaaS Apps running on the Top 3 cloud platform-as-a-service; Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and IBM SoftLayer
ATLANTA, Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CloudeAssurance, Inc. an eFortresses company, is proud to announce the publication of its RESTful API to enable Enterprise CIOs/CROs/CISOs/CFOs, Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs), Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) and Cyber Insurers to consume its security rating services database. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161110/437821Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161110/437820LOGO Since 2012, the CloudeAssurance team has provided independent security ratings of hundreds of cloud services, including the Top 3 by market share (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, IBM SoftLayer) and recently added thousands of SaaS Apps that are running on the Top 3 cloud platforms. Despite the US election season just ending, there is no end to the threat of Cybersecurity as we have witnessed with the increase in cyber security threats facing public and private organizations globally. The global cloud services revenue is projected to reach $241 billion annually by 2020 (Source: Forrester) and the global cloud security market alone is estimated to reach $8.9 billion by 2020 (Source: Allied Market Research). Gartner also predicts that "By 2020, 95% of cloud security failures will be the customer's fault." "The high adoption rate of cloud computing services and increased storage of sensitive records in the cloud have created a real need for an industry-wide standard of due-diligence management of security and compliance to ensure effective risk management on the part of cloud service providers and their customers, auditors, insurance underwriters and brokers," noted Taiye Lambo, Founder & CTO of CloudeAssurance.