Services that process confidential data, e.g. ERP and CRM systems, have barely taken root in Germany. According to analysts, this is widely due to cloud users‘ lack of trust in the platforms‘ privacy and security. (Garnter, „Key Challenges in Cloud Computing“ 2016; PwC, „Cloud Computing – Navigation in der Wolke“, 2010; NIFIS, „Studie Cloud Computing“, 2015; bitkom, „Cloud-Monitor“, 2015)
How Can Applications be Operated on a Sealed Platform?
Is a Service Running on a Sealed Platform Automatically Certified?
Common Services that Require a Sealed Platform for Privacy Reasons:
iDGARD cloud service sets an unprecedented example, as to how Sealed Cloud technology increases cloud user consumer confidence. Owing to Sealed Cloud, public cloud solutions enjoy even more security than comparable on-premise solutions.
„To protect the systems and, hence, the data in the data centers, Sealed Cloud impressively replaces organizational measures with technical ones. It creates a technical barrier, right where the servers are and interlocked with the applications, that blocks all unauthorized access, even that of server administrator or provider staff.“
Hr. S. Piecha
Information Security Officer, Telefónica Germany