Product Overview

Introduction

CoreStack is a next-generation multi-cloud governance platform that empowers enterprises to rapidly achieve autonomous and continuous cloud governance and compliance at scale. CoreStack is used today by many leading global enterprises across multiple industries. 

CoreStack Overview

CoreStack is delivered to end users as multiple offerings that bundles a specific set of cloud governance pillars based on your needs. CoreStack is offered as: 

  1. Enterprise Cloud Governance (ECG) 
  2. Enterprise Cloud Compliance (ECC) 
  3. MSP Cloud Governance (MCG) 

This guide provides an overview about the different CoreStack offerings and associated cloud governance pillars that are being offered as part of it.

Cloud Governance Pillars

Governing your cloud assets involves cost-efficient and effective management of resources in a cloud environment while adhering to security and compliance standardsThere are several factors involved in a successful implementation of cloud governance. CoreStack has encompassed all these factors into its cloud governance pillars. The following table explains the key cloud governance pillars developed by CoreStack. 

Pillar Purpose
Operations This section provides you to the capability to operate and manage your cloud resources efficiently using various features such as automation, monitoring, notifications, activity tracking. 
Security This section guides you to manage the security governance of your cloud accounts and identify the security vulnerabilities & threats and resolve them.
Cost This section guides you to create a customized controlling mechanism that can control your cloud expenses within budget and reduce cloud waste by continually discovering and eliminating inefficient resources. 
Access This section allows you to the configure secure access of resources in your cloud environment and protect the users’ data & assets from unauthorized access. 
Resource This section guides you to define, enforce, and track the resource naming and tagging standards, sizing, and their usage by regions. It also enables you to follow consistent & standard practices pertaining to resource deployment, management, and reporting.
Compliance This section guides you to assess your cloud environment for its compliance status against standards and regulations that are relevant to your organization – ISO, NIST, HIPAA, PCI, CIS, FedRAMP, AWS Well-Architected framework, and custom standards.
Self Service  This section helps you to configure a simplified self-service cloud consumption model for end users that are tied to approval workflows. It enables you to automate repetitive tasks and focus on key deliverables. 

 

Enterprise Cloud Governance (ECG)

The ECG bundle includes the core cloud governance capabilities such as Operations, Security, Cost, Access, Resource. These capabilities allow you to run an optimized, secure, compliant, and resilient cloud environment. 

User guide topics: 

  1. Quick Start 
  2. Getting Started
  3. Account Governance 
  4. Operations 
  5. Security 
  6. Cost 
  7. Access
  8. Resource 
  9. Recommendations 
  10. Administration
  11. Integrations 
  12. Reports

Enterprise Cloud Compliance (ECC)

The ECC bundle includes the following cloud governance capabilities: Security, Access, Resource, Compliance. These capabilities help you to ensure continuous cloud compliance of your resources across different industry standards and benchmarks.

User guide topics: 

  1. Quick Start
  2. Getting Started
  3. Account Governance
  4. Security
  5. Access
  6. Resource
  7. Compliance
  8. Recommendations
  9. Administration
  10. Integrations
  11. Reports

MSP Cloud Governance (MCG)

The MCG bundle provides all the cloud governance capabilities available in CoreStack: Operations, Security, Cost, Access, Resource. Compliance, Self ServiceThese capabilities enable you to ensure continuous cloud compliance of your resources. 

User guide topics: 

  1. Quick Start
  2. Getting Started
  3. Account Governance
  4. Operations 
  5. Security
  6. Cost
  7. Access 
  8. Resource
  9. Compliance
  10. Self Service 
  11. Recommendations
  12. Administration
  13. Integrations 
  14. Reports

User Guide Summary

The following is the list of user guide topics that are relevant for each CoreStack bundle. 

Pillar ECG ECC MCG
Quick Start  View View View
Getting Started View View View
Account Governance View View View
Operations View View
Security View View View
Cost View View
Access View View View
Resource View View View
Compliance View View
Self Service View
Recommendations View View View
Administration  View View View
Integrations View View View
Reports  View View View