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Towards Accountability in the Cloud

Pearson, Siani
HP Laboratories


Keyword(s): accountability; cloud; obligation; trust; privacy; responsibility; transparency

Abstract: Accountability is likely to become a core concept in the cloud and to underpin new mechanisms that help increase trust in the cloud. These mechanisms must be applied in an intelligent way, taking context into account and avoiding a 'one size fits all' approach.

8 Pages

Additional Publication Information: Published as Siani Pearson, "Toward Accountability in the Cloud", View from the Cloud, IEEE Internet Computing, IEEE Computer Society, July/August issue, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 64-69, 2011.

External Posting Date: September 6, 2011 [Fulltext]. Approved for External Publication
Internal Posting Date: September 6, 2011 [Fulltext]

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