Tencent Cloud also referred to as QCloud, is a significant market player in China, with a presence in Singapore, Canada, and the USA. QCloud is one of the few cloud providers that take tenants' intellectual property rights seriously. That is not surprising if you consider that Tencent Group has a separate business dedicated to IPR-related business activities. But besides that, Tencent Cloud offers its tenants also a Security Certification service, and tenants can gain recognition for their security posture and provide their customers with security assurance.
Tencent Cloud, QCloud Information Security Rating Report - External Assessment
In the external rating report, you will find IISRI®'s opinion on how the cloud provider ensures tenants' privacy and Intellectual property rights. IISRI® discusses and analyses further if and how the cloud provider uses and provides encryption to protect the data of their tenants. As for physical security, IISRI® considers different environmental risks, like earthquakes and floods, especially since cloud providers usually disclaim any liability for force majeure events. IISRI® will also elaborate on the cloud provider's capability to cope with outages and provide their tenant's different types of failover options within and outside their location. In this report, you will also find IISRI®'s analysis of human resource security and security compliance with the standards of the cloud provider. IISRI® also has opinions about the cloud provider's capability to manage vulnerabilities and security incidents. The report also depicts IISRI®'s analysis of the cloud provider's service levels to ensure the appropriate level of security to their tenants and otherwise compensations according to best practices. This and many other security aspects are discussed in this report.