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HK-GD Cloud Industry Conference 2014 (Keynote Speech Presentations)


HK-GD Cloud Industry Collaboration Forum 2013 (Keynote Speech Presentations)


  • "Government Support for Leading the Cloud Computing Development Trend" - Image: PDFPresentation  (Simplified Chinese) Image: VideoVideo
  • "Cloud Computing Industry – Trends for Cooperation between Mainland and Hong Kong" - Image: PDFPresentation  (Simplified Chinese) Image: VideoVideo
  • "Views on Cloud Computing Development of Guangdong Province" - Image: PDFPresentation  (Simplified Chinese) Image: VideoVideo
  • Best Practices for Cloud Service Provision - Image: VideoVideo


Cloud Related Organisations


Organisation Scope Cloud Deliverables
Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Standards Association (IEEE-SA) IEEE has launched its new Cloud Computing Initiative to stimulate the innovation and dissemination of Cloud Computing technologies and applications, with the introduction of two new standards development projects, Draft IEEE P2301, Guide for Cloud Portability and Interoperability Profiles, and Draft IEEE P2302, Standard for Inter-cloud Interoperability and Federation.
  • IEEE P2301 Guide for Cloud Portability and Interoperability Profiles (CPIP)
  • IEEE P2302 Standard for Intercloud Interoperability and Federation (SIIF)
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) The technical work of the IETF is done in its working groups, which are organised into several areas (e.g., routing, transport, security, etc.), and managed by Area Directors (ADs). Respective standards for cloud are currently handled under the existing areas of the working groups (e.g. security, applications, operations and management, etc.).
  • A framework for controlling Multitenant Isolation, Connectivity and Reachability in a Hybrid Cloud Environment
  • Accessing Cloud Services
  • Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) Media Types
  • Cloud Networking: Framework and VPN Applicability
  • Cloud Reference Framework
  • Cloud Service Broker
  • Simple Cloud Identity Management: Core Schema 1.0
  • Simple Cloud Identity Management: Protocol 1.0
  • Syslog Extension for Cloud Using Syslog Structured Data
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 27 The development of standards for the protection of information and 637 ICT. This includes generic methods, techniques and guidelines to address both security and privacy aspects, such as management of information and ICT security; security processes, controls and services; cryptographic and other security mechanisms for protecting the accountability, availability, integrity and confidentiality of information; Security aspects of identity management, biometrics and privacy; Conformance assessment, accreditation and auditing requirements in the area of information security.
  • Report on Study Period “Cloud Computing security and privacy”
  • ISO/IEC 27001 Information technology — Security techniques — Information security management systems — Requirements
  • ISO/IEC 27002 Information technology — Security techniques — Code of practice for information security controls
  • ISO/IEC 27005 Information technology — Security techniques — Information security risk management
  • ISO/IEC 27017 Information technology -- Security techniques -- Code of practice for information security controls based on ISO/IEC 27002 for cloud services
  • ISO/IEC 27018 Information technology -- Security techniques -- Code of practice for protection of personally identifiable information (PII) in public clouds acting as PII processors
  • ISO/IEC WD 27036-4 Information technology -- Information security for supplier relationships -- Part 4: Guidelines for security of Cloud services
  • ISO/IEC 27040 Information technology -- Security techniques -- Storage security
  • ISO/IEC 29100 Information technology — Security techniques — Privacy framework
  • ISO/IEC 29101 Information technology -- Security techniques -- Privacy architecture framework
  • ISO/IEC 24760 Information technology — Security techniques — A framework for identity management
  • ISO/IEC CD 29146 Information technology — Security techniques — A framework for access management
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 38 Standardization for Interoperable Distributed Application Platforms and Services including:
  • Web Services,
  • Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), and
  • Cloud Computing
  • ISO/IEC 16680:2012 Information technology - The Open Group Service Integration Maturity Model (OSIMM)
  • ISO/IEC 17203:2011 Information technology - Open Virtualisation Format (OVF) specification
  • ISO/IEC 17788 Information technology -- Cloud computing -- Overview and Vocabulary
  • ISO/IEC 17789 Information Technology -- Cloud Computing -- Reference Architecture
  • ISO/IEC 17826: 2012 Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI) specification
  • ISO/IEC 19086 Information technology -- Cloud computing -- Service Level Agreement (SLA) Framework and Terminology
  • ISO/IEC 29361:2008 Information technology - Web Services Interoperability - WS-I Basic Profile Version 1.1
  • ISO/IEC 29362:2008 Information technology - Web Services Interoperability - WS-I Attachments Profile Version 1.0
  • ISO/IEC 29363:2008 Information technology - Web Services Interoperability - WS-I Simple SOAP Binding Profile Version 1.0
ITU-T Focus Group on Cloud Computing The Focus Group analyses the standardisation needs from the telecommunication viewpoint for Cloud Computing. It is focusing on transport via telecommunications networks, security aspects of telecommunications, service requirements, etc.
  • Benefits of Cloud Computing from telecommunication/ICT perspective
  • Cloud Computing Framework for End to End Resource Management
  • Cloud Computing Infrastructure Requirements
  • Cloud Computing Reference Architecture
  • Cloud Computing Security
  • Cloud Computing: Ecosystem, Use Cases and General Requirements
  • Cloud Resource Management Gap Analysis
  • Framework of Inter-cloud for Network and Infrastructure
  • Functional Requirements and Reference Architecture
  • Guidelines of Operational Security for Cloud Computing
  • High Level Requirements and Capabilities for Cloud Enabled Service Environment
  • Information technology - Security techniques - Code of Practice for Information Security Controls for Cloud Computing Services Based on ISO/IEC 27002
  • Infrastructure & Network Enabled Cloud
  • Introduction to the Cloud Ecosystem : Definitions, Taxonomies, Use Cases, High Level Requirements and Capabilities
  • Overview of SDOs involved in Cloud Computing
  • Resource Control and Management for Virtual Networks for Cloud Services (VNCs)
  • Security Framework for Cloud Computing
  • Security Functional Requirements for Software as a Service (Saas) Application Environment
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) A Cloud Computing Community Group has recently been established under the W3C to examine and create specifications related to distributed computation and storage, with an XML network transport layer and possible mapping to Resource Description Framework (RDF). Use Cases and Requirements

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

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Level Double-A conformance, W3C WAI Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0
Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme