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Data Security in Multi-cloud Environment – A Survey

Vaishali Tupe, Vidyullata Devmane Published in Cloud Computing

IJAIS Proceedings on International Conference and Workshop on Communication, Computing and Virtualization
Year of Publication: 2015
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  1. Vaishali Tupe and Vidyullata Devmane. Article: Data Security in Multi-cloud Environment A Survey. IJAIS Proceedings on International Conference and Workshop on Communication, Computing and Virtualization ICWCCV 2015(1):6-9, September 2015. BibTeX

    	author = "Vaishali Tupe and Vidyullata Devmane",
    	title = "Article: Data Security in Multi-cloud Environment  A Survey",
    	journal = "IJAIS Proceedings on International Conference and Workshop on Communication, Computing and Virtualization",
    	year = 2015,
    	volume = "ICWCCV 2015",
    	number = 1,
    	pages = "6-9",
    	month = "September",
    	note = "Published by Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA"


Cloud computing is a powerful platform; it delivers IT (Information Technology) resources as a services over the Internet. It uses their own infrastructure to maintain customer's application and data. The cloud service provider offers platform, software and infrastructure as a service to the customer on pay per use basis. It may be either single cloud or multi cloud environment. Single cloud service provider is not reliable due to data security risk. In this survey paper various security issues in single cloud environment and requirement of switching from single cloud environment to multi cloud environment are discussed. Multi cloud environment has ability to reduce security risk of single cloud.


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Data integrity, data intrusion, data availability