Organization’s applications

Assume you are in charge of securing your organization’s applications and associated data in the cloud. The transfer of data to and from the cloud is already encrypted.

Answer the following question(s):

Should you encrypt data before transferring it to the cloud or encrypt it after it is stored in the cloud? Explain your answer.

Fully address the questions in this discussion; provide valid rationale or a citation for your choices; and respond to at least two other students’ views.

Initial post should be at least 350 words in length. Each reply post should be at least 150 words in length.