ATLANTA, Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CloudeAssurance, Inc. an eFortresses company, is proud to announce the publication of its RESTful API to enable Enterprise CIOs/CROs/CISOs/CFOs, Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs), Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) and Cyber Insurers to consume its security rating services database.
Since 2012, the CloudeAssurance team has provided independent security ratings of hundreds of cloud services, including the Top 3 by market share (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, IBM SoftLayer) and recently added thousands of SaaS Apps that are running on the Top 3 cloud platforms.
Despite the US election season just ending, there is no end to the threat of Cybersecurity as we have witnessed with the increase in cyber security threats facing public and private organizations globally.
The global cloud services revenue is projected to reach $241 billion annually by 2020 (Source: Forrester) and the global cloud security market alone is estimated to reach $8.9 billion by 2020 (Source: Allied Market Research). Gartner also predicts that "By 2020, 95% of cloud security failures will be the customer's fault."
"The high adoption rate of cloud computing services and increased storage of sensitive records in the cloud have created a real need for an industry-wide standard of due-diligence management of security and compliance to ensure effective risk management on the part of cloud service providers and their customers, auditors, insurance underwriters and brokers," noted Taiye Lambo, Founder & CTO of CloudeAssurance.
CloudeAssurance parent company, eFortresses in 2013, was recognized by Gartner as 1 of only 4 Cool Vendors in the Risk Management and Compliance Category out of 400 vendors considered (https://www.gartner.com/doc/2474316). eFortresses was also mentioned in the 2016 Gartner Publications: "How to Evaluate Cloud Service Provider Security" published April 2016 (https://www.gartner.com/doc/3275117/evaluate-cloud-service-provider-security) and "Hype Cycle for Cloud Security" published July 2016 (https://www.gartner.com/doc/3379117/hype-cycle-cloud-security-)
About CloudeAssurance, Inc.
CloudeAssurance, Inc. is the software division of eFortresses, Inc. focused on Enterprise, Vendor, Cloud, Non-Cloud and Consumer Assurance delivered through a SaaS platform hosted on Microsoft Azure and Mobile Applications published in Apple ITunes and Google Play.
CloudeAssurance SaaS platform is the first and most comprehensive security rating service focused on cloud security assessments, scoring and benchmarking. The platform protects customers by measuring cloud service providers' ability to securely deliver services in accordance with industry best practices, standards and regulatory compliance. CloudeAssurance mission is to foster the safe and secure adoption of cloud services.
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