Defining Tenants for Secure Multi-Tenancy for the Cloud

…play as a way of providing a universal way to determine the compliance of a provider for handling such data. A serious discussion about SMT, I believe starts with some…

VMware Spring + Google: Dramatic PaaS Progress and New SMT Concerns

…using the Spring PaaS a solution has been found. But what does this mean for SMT and Applications Management in General? Life for an auditor just became more difficult as…

Secure Multi-Tenant Virtualization – How to get there?

…World. In addition, during one of the Keynotes SMT was renamed from Secure Multi-Tenancy to Simple Multi-Tenancy. The current Cisco VMware Netapp solution is plainly not secure. During the TechFieldDay…

GestaltIT Tech Field Day: Virtualization Line Up

…and not necessarily inexpensive. The second is that they have their limitations. The goal of SMT has yet to be reached as they do not cover Integrity and Confidentiality. VBlock…

Cisco – VMware – NetApp an Interesting Approach to Secure Multi-Tenancy

…can ‘see’ everything within the Tenant. So SMT, requires several possible rethinks. How to prevent cloud admins from accessing confidential information, perhaps encryption of the virtual disk, network, and memory…