06.03.2019
We’re looking forward to the upcoming CloudLIVE conference which will bring together attendees from various cloud-enabled industries at the new Encore Hotel and Casino in Boston from September 25-26, 2019. CloudLIVE promises to deliver an action-packed week for those scaling and transforming their...
The 5 Best Ways To Keep Your Cloud Environment Secure
05.31.2019
The best ways to keep your cloud environment secure start with knowing what security threats exist and how best to deal with them. Then, once the appropriate measures have been put in place, a best practice is to use policy driven automation to protect your environment around-the-clock. In 2017,...
How You Can Completely Manage A Google Cloud Platform Bill
05.30.2019
Although Google Cloud Platform provides a number of tools to help manage costs, these don’t completely manage a Google Cloud Platform bill. We explain why, and offer a solution to help your business optimize assets for cost, performance, and security. If your business deploys assets on Google Cloud...
A Guide To AWS EC2 Pricing
05.29.2019
AWS EC2 pricing is subject to multiple variables. The price you pay can depend on the region, operating system, instance family, tenancy, off-peak use, and whether you commit to a reserved level of utilization. Then there are the “hidden costs” of AWS EC2 pricing, which are also explained in our...
We look at these issues and suggest how businesses can mitigate many of these issues by using the CloudHealth platform to increase visibility, enforce access controls, and monitor resource utilization.
05.28.2019
A survey conducted by McAfee has identified the biggest cloud computing security issues facing businesses today. We look at these issues and suggest how businesses can mitigate many of these issues by using the CloudHealth platform to increase visibility, enforce access controls, and monitor...
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...

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