Secure Cloud

Sherlock Cloud was developed to provide secure end-to-end Cyberinfrastructure for data and computing for academic, industry, and state and government partners.

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Do you have the organizational capability?

Our team has the right expertise and experience to protect your sensitive data.

Sherlock Cloud is rooted in stringent security requirements, and these requirements have been weaved and applied throughout the different compliant environments in Sherlock Cloud via innumerable security controls and safeguards.

Administrative Safeguards

Physical Safeguards

Technical Safeguards

  • Security Management
  • Assigned Security Responsibility
  • Workforce Security
  • Information Access Management
  • Security Awareness & Training
  • Security Incident Procedures
  • Contingency Planning
  • Business Associate agreements
  • Plan of Actions & Milestones
  • System Document & Development Lifecycle

  • Facility Access
  • Workstation Use
  • Workstation Security
  • Device & Media Controls
  • Temperature & Humidity Controls
  • Water Damage Protection
  • Fire Protection
  • Controlled Maintenance

  • Access Controls
  • Audit Controls
  • System Integrity
  • Person/Entity Authentication
  • Transmission Security
  • System Use Notification
  • Time Stamps
  • Application Partitioning
  • Boundary Protection
  • Protection of Information at Rest

Sherlock’s comprehensive cybersecurity solution includes the use of private or public cloud infrastructure, deep expertise compliance and cybersecurity, best of class open source and commercial products, advanced knowledge of enterprise solutions and platforms, and a professional services capability that helps our customers navigate the regulatory and technological challenges, and pull it all together to build a top notch solution.

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Customers can rest assured that their data will be protected while managed and stored in Sherlock Cloud. Our team leverages the NIST 800-53 guidelines to operate the Sherlock Cloud platform and secure customer data. The Sherlock team manages the entire stack for its partners. We have already done the work, which eliminates the compliance guesswork for partners so that they can focus on their business and research goals. You will be partnering with an outstanding team of technologists and researchers that will help you meet your goals.

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Approach to compliance & security

Full Stack Management, Built to NIST 800-53

Sherlock understands how the needs of academic institutions and researchers differ from those of the typical end users of commercial cloud platforms. The Sherlock team offers the ability to partner on a project basis, improving economies of scale based on shared infrastructure, processes, and documentation. Sherlock provides researchers an edge in pursuing their research mission, and in the ongoing enhancement of their capabilities.

Partnering with Sherlock offers you a value-added solution. We’ve already done the work…so you don’t have to - with sizable investments in people and technology. You can maximize the benefits of your collaboration with UCSD, including access to top-notch researchers and scientists - experts in high performance computing, big data, and data science. Plus, you can maximize the benefits of innovative solutions Sherlock is rolling out!


Best of Class Open Source & Enterprise Products