Secure Provisioning of Cloud Services based on SLA management

SPECS will develop an open source framework to offer Security-as-a-Service and enable user-centric negotiation of security parameters in Cloud SLAs.

SPECS aims to:

Offer a solution for the SPECS’ Security-as-a-Service approach, proposing a clear design for a Platform-as-a-Service dedicated to security services and to SLA life cycle management

Propose solution for helping End Users to negotiate Cloud SLA effectively with a set of CSP, by understanding the resulting trade-offs

Design and implement SLA monitoring solutions dedicated to continuously control the security offered by CSP and to help ensuring the granted QoSec

Offer a clear design and an implementation of services dedicated to grant security features to Cloud end users in order to fulfill an agreed SLA and keep a sustained QoSec