20 considerations for secure cloud adoptions

Cloud computing is here to stay.  As part of their ongoing technology education series NAFCU recently hosted Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU) CIO, Chad Ritchie, Amazon Web Services (AWSEnterprise Strategist, Mark Schwarz & Think|Stack CEO, Chris Sachse, and for discussion around Credit Union Blueprints for Secure Cloud Strategies.  

The overall tone was that credit unions must act with more urgency to adopt a cloud first and security strategy to prepare for any future disasters or disruptions.  Members are relying on you as their trusted credit union to be ready.   

Wherever you are on your cloud adoption journeyhere are some best practices and trends to discuss with your team.

Thoughts & Trends

  1. The adoption of a cloud first strategy is not a sudden revolution, it is an acceleration of a trend that has been slowly happening within the credit union industry but more rapidly outside of it. It’s time to take this opportunity to catch up to fintech and big banks.


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