Data Classification: Secure Cloud Adoption - Data Classification: Secure Cloud Adoption

Data Classification: Secure Cloud Adoption

Publication date: March 5, 2020 (Document Revisions)

This paper provides insight into data classification categories for public and private organizations to consider when moving data to the cloud. It outlines a process through which customers can build data classification program, shares examples of data and the corresponding category it may fall into, and outlines practices and models currently implemented by global first movers and early adopters along with data classification and privacy considerations. It also examines how implementation of data classification program can simplify cloud adoption and management, and recommends that customers leverage internationally recognized standards and frameworks when developing their own data classification rules.