Its charter is to identify and provide solutions to big cross-industry, large enterprise issues, such as cybersecurity and data protection, which are both significant areas of concern to large corporations.
Steering Committee members are exclusively C-level executives of Fortune 100 companies. These members set the direction of the working group(s) and populate them with members of their senior staff to work with peers. Some great relationships have been established through the working groups.
ONUG Collaborative Steering Committee Members
To amplify your corporation’s voice/influence with other large corporations to ensure you receive the tools you need to drive successful digital transformation in your company.
The ONUG Collaborative provides a means for corporations to engage and work together in a problem-solving atmosphere/culture to facilitate approaches that benefit all, no matter where you are on your enterprise cloud journey. The Collaborative is represented by the largest cloud consumers as well as cloud providers including Microsoft Azure, IBM Cloud and Google Cloud, enabling it to identify gaps and facilitate hybrid/multi-cloud solutions.
The Collaborative’s work is open sourced to benefit the entire industry.
The Collaborative maintains two bodies: an executive steering committee and working groups. Complete the form below to express your interest in joining the ONUG Collaborative. We are accepting membership requests from all corporations and members of the cloud vendor ecosystem community.
Exclusively for C-level executives of Fortune 100 companies and invited senior members of the vendor/cloud community. Members set the direction of the working group(s), populate the working groups and receive voting rights to decide on the areas of focus for the 12 month period.Request to join the Steering Committee
Join large enterprise cloud customers and product managers of cloud solution providers in a working group. Appoint an appropriate executive(s) to participate in building the Cloud Security Notification Network (CSNF) and other industry-wide initiatives.More information
The first project of the ONUG Collaborative was to form the Automated Cloud Governance (ACG) Working Group. Once that working group formed, Kaiser Permanente, UBS, Pfizer and others joined as members.
Opportunity to influence the requirements development, technology adoption and future direction of the CSNF big-tent initiative by joining with leaders in the CSNF Working Group.
Mark Tierney, Chief Technology Officer
Scott Kargman, Chief Financial Officer
Joann Varello, Chief Marketing Officer
Michael Thomas Clark, Editor
Jeannette Tibbetts, Executive Assistant
The ACG Working Group’s recently released white paper, has garnered press coverage in the Wall St Journal, Information Week and other outlets. Released in May 2020, the ACG White Paper sought to educate the industry on and advocate for:
The Collaborative, through the ACG Working Group, is pursuing the development of a common Cloud Security Notification Framework or CSNF reference implementation/architecture. The goal is to create common definitions and syntax for major cloud provider security alerts, alarms, events, etc., and is the start of multi-cloud security notification services. The goal is to make a common open source security notification framework available in the industry so that cloud governance and policy can be automated, thus a shared responsibility model, a reality. In phase three, compliance officers are to be invited.