What Is A Private Cloud?
05.24.2019
There is no absolute answer to the question what is a private cloud, as definitions differ according to who you speak with. We explore the different interpretations of what is a private cloud and investigate what drives a business to use a private cloud by looking at the potential advantages and...
What Is Cloud Computing Governance?
05.23.2019
The term cloud computing governance relates to the rules under which businesses operate in the cloud and how they’re enforced. The rules should be aligned with the business’s objectives of operating in the cloud, encourage innovation, and mitigate the risks of data loss and regulatory non-...
Whose Responsibility Is Cloud Computing Security?
05.22.2019
Cloud Service Providers and organizations have a shared responsibility for cloud computing security, but whereas Cloud Service Providers implement military grade physical and environmental controls, some organizations may be unaware of their side of the bargain and what controls they’re responsible...
What Is Data Security?
05.21.2019
Data security is the process of protecting data from loss, theft, or unauthorized access during its lifecycle. Not only does data itself have to be protected, but also the systems used to create, collect, receive, transmit, or store data, and the physical locations in which it is at rest. Not so...
05.20.2019
The first of our top tips to reduce Azure waste is actually a double tip, as the first topic discussed is disc storage. Premium disc storage is attached to new VMs by default, and one of the first ways to reduce Azure waste is to opt for a standard storage disc when launching VMs unless a premium...
msp growth
05.17.2019
I recently sat down with John McGivern, Sr. Director of Cloud Optimization Services at Groupware Technology, to talk about the challenges he faced as an early adopter of the public cloud (and where the industry has room for further improvement), why we’re seeing such huge growth in the Managed...
Evolve- Trace3 And CloudHealth By VMware
05.16.2019
Last week we had the pleasure of attending the 11th annual Evolve Leadership and Technology Conference hosted by our partner Trace3. Focused around bringing together IT leads and visionaries, attendees can learn and grow from best practices learned and take advantage of the latest emerging...
How To Further Reduce Google Cloud Platform Bills
05.15.2019
Most sources telling us how to reduce Google Cloud Platform bills focus on three main exercises - rightsizing compute engine VM instances, terminating zombie assets, and taking advantage of Committed Use discounts. However, to further reduce Google Cloud Platform bills, there are other measures you...
How To Reduce Cloud Bill Costs
05.14.2019
When attempting to reduce cloud bill costs, it’s important to do so without sacrificing performance or stifling innovation. With CloudHealth’s cloud management platform, it is possible to uncover hidden costs, eliminate wastage, and apply best practices to ensure cloud bills are permanently reduced...
These Are The Major Cloud Violations
05.13.2019
Major cloud violations share similar characteristics - poor security practices. Typically these poor security practices consist of the failure to encrypt sensitive data, the failure to test applications for vulnerabilities, and the failure to apply effective access controls. The major cloud...

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