Ultimately, Lundberg says, data security concerns with respect to the cloud seem to be more perception than truth. She cites one survey respondent who said his CEO cited the Target breach as his reason not to move to the cloud, even though that breach did not involve a cloud-based system.
"When you really start to poke away at it, a lot of it is perception," she says. "People assume when there are breaches, it must have something to do with cloud. There's a lot of fear, uncertainty and doubt around cloud."
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