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Project Arctic

Founded in 2013 by the Cloud Security Alliance, the Security Trust Assurance and Risk (STAR) registry encompasses key principles of transparency, rigorous auditing, and cloud security and privacy best practices.

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Project Arctic

Project Arctic subscription service, that is part of VMware Cloud Universal program, empowering customers to upgrade their existing vSphere infrastructure to Arctic. Arctic enables customers to run their virtual machines and containers on their hardware, with VMware Cloud experience. With this VMware Cloud experience, customer’s benefit with their vSphere infrastructure unlocked, to leverage all the VMware Cloud services. Arctic reduces customers operational costs, with VMware life cycling and updating the vCenter, and eliminating the time consuming on boarding experiences for VMware Cloud services. Arctic simplifies hybrid cloud by making customer's vSphere infrastructure to be hybrid cloud ready - making it easy for customers to move workloads between their vSphere infrastructure and VMC on AWS or other VCPP Partners.

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Organizations who have the CSA Trusted Cloud Provider seal demonstrate a commitment to organizational security. They are a CSA Corporate Member volunteer regularly for CSA, and have at least one staff member who has earned their CCSK.
Information about Project Arctic
Listed Since: 09/14/2021
Last Updated: 09/14/2021

Level 1: Self-Assessment

At level one organizations can submit one or both of the security and privacy self-assessments. These are based off of the Cloud Controls Matrix and the CSA Code of Conduct for GDPR Compliance.

Security Self-Assessment
Consensus Assessments Initiative Questionnaire v3.1
Offers an industry-accepted way to document what security controls exist in IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS services. It provides a set of Yes/No questions a cloud consumer and cloud auditor may wish to ask of a cloud provider to ascertain their compliance to the CSA Cloud Controls Matrix (CCM).