If you’re going to fly with the eagles in the cloud, you need to be grounded in the best cloud encryption practices. The majority of people know the value of data backup and security. Backup is your insurance against loss; security in the wilds of the cloud is all about encryption. Is your personally identifying and proprietary data in the cloud protected by the best encryption practices?This eBook is a layman’s guide to encryption in the cloud. Read to learn what you should know about the basics of cloud encryption and why encryption matters. We will also touch on examples of cloud data encryption strategies, along with the basics of web data encryption and encryption key management principles.