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What does it mean to be cloud native?
Cloud native is an approach to building and running applications that exploit the advantages of the cloud computing delivery model. Cloud native is about how applications are created and deployed, not where.
What is the CLOUD Act?
The Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act or CLOUD Act is a United States federal law enacted in 2018. Primarily the CLOUD Act amends the Stored Communications Act (SCA) of 1986 to allow federal law enforcement to compel U.S.-based technology companies via warrant or subpoena to provide requested data stored on servers regardless of whether the data are stored in the U.S. or on foreign soil.
What does CSI stand for?
CSI stand for Container Storage Interface and is an initiative to unify the storage interface of Container Orchestrator Systems (COs) like Kubernetes, Mesos, Docker Swarm, cloud foundry etc. combined with storage vendors like Ceph, Portworx, NetApp etc. This means, implementing a single CSI for a storage vendor is guaranteed to work with all COs.
What is a CSP?
A cloud service provider, or CSP, is a company that offers some component of cloud computing or storage - typically infrastructure as a service (IaaS), software as a service (SaaS) or platform as a service (PaaS) - to other businesses or individuals.
What is FISA?
Foreign Intelligence and Surveillance Act (FISA) is a United States federal law which establishes procedures for the physical and electronic surveillance and collection of intelligence information between foreign powers and agents of foreign powers suspected of espionage or terrorism. Section 702 of FISA permits the Attorney General and the Director of National Intelligence to jointly authorize targeting of non-U.S. persons reasonably believed to be located outside the United States.
What is GDPR?
The General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy for all individual citizens of the European Union and the European Economic Area. It also addresses the transfer of personal data outside the EU and EEA areas.