Cloud Security , Governance & Risk Management , Security Operations

Implementing 'Zero Trust' in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

Gartner's Rajpreet Kaur on Using Multiple Technologies
Rajpreet Kaur, senior principal analyst at Gartner

Implementing the "zero trust" model in a hybrid cloud environment presents challenges, says Rajpreet Kaur, senior principal analyst at Gartner, who recommends a phased approach.

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“Try to identify the key risk which you would want to secure, the immediate technology which you will require to secure it and then select a vendor who supports your other technologies as well to achieve zero trust,” Kaur says.

In this video interview with Information Security Media Group, Kaur also discusses:

  • Challenges of achieving a complete zero trust framework;
  • Emerging technologies to use in implementing a zero trust architecture;
  • How SASE works in a zero trust environment.

Kaur is a senior principal analyst for infrastructure protection at Gartner. She helps IT leaders resolve network security issues across hybrid environments. Her research focuses on network security technologies. She also focuses on emerging markets and helps clients review their security architecture to identify any technology gaps.

About the Author

Suparna Goswami

Suparna Goswami

Associate Editor, ISMG

Goswami has more than 10 years of experience in the field of journalism. She has covered a variety of beats including global macro economy, fintech, startups and other business trends. Before joining ISMG, she contributed for Forbes Asia, where she wrote about the Indian startup ecosystem. She has also worked with UK-based International Finance Magazine and leading Indian newspapers, such as DNA and Times of India.

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