Learning Resources

References – listed alphabetically by title

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

Cloud related documentation provided by the NIST


Trust Dashboard Examples

Salesforce.com


Trust.salesforce.com is the salesforce.com community’s home for real-time information on system performance and security. On this site you’ll find:

  • Live and historical data on system performance
  • Up-to-the minute information on planned maintenance
  • Phishing, malicious software, and social engineering threats
  • Best security practices for your organization
  • Information on how we safeguard your data

You may access the Salesforce.com trust website at https://trust.salesforce.com/.

Windows Azure



Microsoft maintains the history of the health status for each service component of the Windows Azure platform for the past five weeks in the form of running logs. An example of this history is shown in the table above. On this page you may access detailed incident reports.



An example of the current status on the health of the Windows Azure platform is shown in the table above (left). From this website you may subscribe to notifications for interruptions to any of the services shown. You are also able to view detailed incident reports for services that are not running normally.

You may access the Windows Azure trust website at http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/support/status/servicedashboard.aspx.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)



Amazon Web Services publishes their most up-to-the-minute information on service availability. Examples are shown in the tables above. You may access their trust dashboard at any time to get current status information, or subscribe to RSS feeds to be notified of interruptions to individual services. You are also able to submit a service issue report from this page.

You may access the Amazon Web Services trust website at http://status.aws.amazon.com/.

Informatica Cloud


On this page you’ll find live data on Informatica Cloud system availability. You’ll also be updated on maintenance schedules and be able to track historical information on system performance.

You may access the Informatica Cloud trust website at http://trust.informaticacloud.com/status.