Technical guidance for public cloud services
Cloud characteristics, security templates, advice for vendors, and guides for optimising network capacity and managing updates on remote endpoints.
Essential characteristics of cloud services
These are part of the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s definition of cloud computing. Public cloud services, like the other types of cloud services, must show these characteristics.
Security templates — public cloud services
Sample templates of how government organisations can set providers’ security controls to meet the requirements in the New Zealand Information Security Manual (NZISM).
How vendors fill in the risk assessment tool for public cloud services
Vendors of public cloud services need to complete certain questions in the risk assessment tool created by the Government Chief Digital Officer (GCDO).
Guide to optimising network traffic for cloud services
Guidance for agencies, security managers of information technology and network engineers managing network capacity for remote workers.
Guide to managing updates on remote endpoints
Technical advice for agencies, information technology managers and engineers managing workstations for people working remotely.