Cloud Security: The Need for AWS BackupSam Nicholls and David Hill of Veeam on Shared Security in the Cloud
Whether on-premises or in the cloud, secure backups are a necessity. Sam Nicholls and David Hill of Veeam Software discuss backups, the shared responsibility model and IAM considerations for enterprises during their cloud migrations.
In this video interview with Information Security Media Group, Nicholls and Hill discuss:
- What's misunderstood about the shared responsibility model;
- Backup and other cloud security best practices;
- Compliance and data retention considerations.
Nicholls, who has over 10 years of sales, alliance management and product marketing experience in IT, is a director for public cloud product marketing at Veeam. He has evolved from his on-premises storage days and is now laser-focused on spreading the word about cloud-native backup and recovery, packing in thousands of viewers on his webinars, blogs and web pages.
Hill is a global technologist working within Veeam’s Product Strategy, Office of the CTO, developing the company's multi-cloud strategy. Prior to joining Veeam, he was the lead evangelist at VMware in the public cloud business unit. Over the past 20 years, he has been a successful entrepreneur, architect and business consultant working with some of the top consultancies and businesses around the world. He is a regular contributor to the virtualization community, a vExpert since 2012 and a former Veeam Vanguard.