Cloud Workload Protection Toolkit

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Protect your application and workloads in the cloud and from the cloud

 

Can the issue be resolved either by the network cloud provider or your organization?

How does cloud fit into your data lifecycle?

What were the main reasons why your organization decided to utilize cloud computing infrastructure when it first made the decision to do so?

Do you know which parts of your business will benefit from cloud?

What should your cloud environment look like?




...Find the answers to these, and more, questions with this Cloud Workload Protection Toolkit:

  • Choose the best cloud service providers for your applications.
  • Monitor what happens to your data over a diverse cloud based supply chain.
  • Manage your users in private and public cloud applications.
  • Manage your data in the cloud.
  • Enable continuous compliance across your hybrid cloud.
  • Determine what criteria are relevant to your target cloud environment.
  • Ensure that your applications and workloads are secured with a consistent security policy.
  • Know if your legacy or planned application is viable in cloud.
  • Adapt your organization to increase your benefits from Cloud.



HOW THIS TOOLKIT WORKS:

Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Cloud Workload Protection Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Cloud Workload Protection related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Cloud Workload Protection specific requirements:


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Cloud Workload Protection Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...


STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 997 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Cloud Workload Protection improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 997 standard requirements:

  1. Should strategy be focused on enabling traditional workload in the cloud and finding the most suitable cloud orchestration platform for enterprise applications?

  2. Do your operational security processes take into account the dynamic and continuous changes that are happening in your application environment?

  3. When considering a shift in app stacks, do you look for the impact or the use of specific components across all running containers?

  4. Which best characterizes your security teams general approach to securing data, applications, and workloads in the cloud?

  5. Why should you need to install and manage something else to understand what your apps, data, and users are doing?

  6. Do you have a clear delineation of the CSPs responsibility and yours for implementing the shared security model?

  7. Do you protect data at rest in the cloud through encryption or some other measure that renders data unreadable?

  8. Has your organization stabilized the work program to ensure the timely and systematic completion of projects?

  9. Are you able to automatically generate and set policy controls based on normal baseline application behavior?

  10. How does your organization scale protection to accommodate growth and fluctuations in multi cloud workloads?


Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Cloud Workload Protection book in PDF containing 997 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Cloud Workload Protection self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Cloud Workload Protection Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Cloud Workload Protection areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Cloud Workload Protection Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:

 

STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Cloud Workload Protection projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Cloud Workload Protection Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Cloud Workload Protection project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Variance Analysis: Can the relationship with problem customers be restructured so that there is a win-win situation?

  2. Risk Audit: Do you have financial policies and procedures in place to guide officers of your organization/treasurer/general members?

  3. Procurement Management Plan: Is the Cloud Workload Protection project schedule available for all Cloud Workload Protection project team members to review?

  4. Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: Purpose: toward what end is the evaluation being conducted?

  5. Scope Management Plan: Do all stakeholders know how to access this repository and where to find the Cloud Workload Protection project documentation?

  6. Procurement Audit: Was the formal review of requests to participate or evaluation of bids correctly undertaken?

  7. Stakeholder Management Plan: Are communication systems proposed compatible with staff skills and experience?

  8. Procurement Management Plan: Does the schedule include Cloud Workload Protection project management time and change request analysis time?

  9. Stakeholder Management Plan: How will you engage this stakeholder and gain commitment?

  10. Stakeholder Management Plan: What is meant by activity dependencies and how do they relate to network diagramming?

 
Step-by-step and complete Cloud Workload Protection Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Cloud Workload Protection project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Cloud Workload Protection project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Cloud Workload Protection project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Cloud Workload Protection project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan


3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log


4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Cloud Workload Protection project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance


5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Cloud Workload Protection project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned

 

Results

With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Cloud Workload Protection project with this in-depth Cloud Workload Protection Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Cloud Workload Protection projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Cloud Workload Protection and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Cloud Workload Protection investments work better.

This Cloud Workload Protection All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.

 

Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.





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CONTENTS:


Checklists:


Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on SECURITY.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on INCIDENT.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on CLOUD.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on ACCESS.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on ORGANIZATION.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on SERVICE.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on APPLICATION.pdf

Checklists:Cloud Workload Protection Checklist Report on DATA.pdf



STEP 1 Get your bearings:


STEP 1 Get your bearings:Cloud Workload Protection Self-Assessment Pre-Filled EXAMPLE.xlsx

STEP 1 Get your bearings:Cloud_Workload_Protection_Quick_Exploratory_Self-Assessment_Guide.pdf





STEP 2 Set concrete goals tasks dates and numbers you can track:


STEP 2 Set concrete goals tasks dates and numbers you can track:Cloud_Workload_Protection.pdf

STEP 2 Set concrete goals tasks dates and numbers you can track:Cloud Workload Protection Self-Assessment.xlsx

..and the Project Management resources in 'STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy' as described above.

 

 

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