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Best Practices for Smart Contract Security Hyperledger Fabric
Release Date: 05/18/2022
The goal is to establish best practices for using smart contract specifically in Hyperledger Fabric 2.0 environment. This document serves as a guide for Smart Contract Developers to gain an understanding of the benefits, challenges, and opportunities for deploying smart contracts within their organization. The reader should also gain an understanding of many of the legal, regulatory, and security considerations that must be taken to count when using any smart contract.
Serverless Computing Working Group Charter
Release Date: 05/17/2022
Serverless working group charter document. The Serverless WG seeks to develop best practices to help organizations that want to run their business with a serverless computing model. The objective of the working group is to design and maintain a Serverless security reference architecture and security controls/framework and provide best practice security recommendations that can be used as a guide for the planning, design, operation, maintenance, and evaluation of Serverless computing operations.
HPC Cloud Services Onboarding Guide
Release Date: 05/16/2022
This paper aims to present an overview of what to consider to ensure the proper selection, design, and implementation of an HPC solution that will satisfy business, security, and compliance objectives.