Ensuring proper security can be challenging under the three most-common cloud service models: IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS. But on-premises security presents its own issues.
SaaS cloud service offerings authorized through the FedRAMP program provide federal agencies with assurance that all necessary security controls are in place. This includes FIPS encryption implemented by default, physical and environmental controls, maintenance, server-level access control, and most importantly continuous monitoring of the stack that supports the SaaS offering.
Watch this master class video to learn the critical security advantages and disadvantages of various cloud service and on-premises models.