Tag: automation

Cloud Security

What vulnerabilities are obscured by your cloud environments?

March 26, 2024

Via: CSO Online

As organizations expand and increasingly invest in more cloud applications and services, their cloud footprint grows and often becomes more complex. That’s why it is critically important to regularly reevaluate the security of those cloud assets to ensure that everything […]

Global Cloud

IBM: Barriers impact enterprise AI adoption, but value of tech is significant

January 10, 2024

Via: Network World

Greater availability of development tools, the desire to reduce costs, and automation are driving enterprise adoption of AI. But challenges such as employee skillsets, data complexity, and ethical concerns remain barriers to widespread adoption of the technology. These are a […]

Service Models

Salesforce certification guide: Roles, paths, exams, cost, training, requirements

February 20, 2023

Via: CIO

Salesforce skills are among the most sought-after in the IT industry and demand is soaring. The most performant CRM system today, Salesforce is a core technology for digital business, and its associated applications and ecosystem help make it in a […]

Cloud Security

How automation in CSPM can improve cloud security

February 16, 2023

Via: CSO Online

With the rapid growth and increasing complexity of cloud environments, organizations are increasingly at risk from various security threats. Cloud security posture management (CSPM) is a process that helps organizations continuously monitor, identify, and remediate security risks in the cloud. […]

Cloud Security

Automation is the ultimate cloud security tip

August 30, 2022

Via: Info World

I’ve written about cloud security many times, including this post from 2021. The report I referenced found that misconfigured cloud servers caused 19% of data breaches. Corroborative data is available from public cloud providers that fight this daily. Microsoft analyzed […]

Global Cloud

Leaving cloud scalability to automation

May 6, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Automation is a great tool. Instead of solving a problem once, you can automate a solution to automatically adapt to changing needs, no humans required. Cloud scalability is the best example of this. We no longer manually need to provision […]

Global Cloud

On-Premises Selenium Grid vs Selenium Grid Cloud: Which To Choose?

February 3, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

When planning to roll out automation testing with Selenium, there lies a common question which is faced by every Quality Analyst. What’s the question? “Is it better to set up in-house/on-premises infrastructure for Selenium or should I go for cloud-based […]

Global Cloud

Cloud May See More AI, Face Increased Geopolitical Friction

November 4, 2021

Via: InformationWeek

Hyperscalers and cloud data centers in the future might operate in a changed landscape where robots and AI fill gaps in the tech workforce and regional government entities seek more oversight of the space. Gartner and Forrester issued separate predictions […]

Global Cloud

The Cloud Is Not a Location

October 26, 2021

Via: CIO

Many customers I’ve spoken to think of the cloud as a location—specifically, the public cloud—a place to go to unlock speed, agility, and increased innovation for their development and IT organization. They look to the public cloud to give them […]

Global Cloud

Why your team should build cloud-native apps

September 9, 2021

Via: TechRadar

A recent report by Red Hat and CCS Insight found that 85% of EMEA developers have automated their app deployment process to some degree. This trend is not so surprising, given that speedy and scalable app development is a priority […]

Global Cloud

Juniper touts cloud-ready data center, AI, automation

August 12, 2021

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Enterprise networks are focused on buying full-stack offerings that include key software components such as management, automation and AI but also routing, switching and security rather than a piecemeal approach. That trend is being driven by a post-COVID rethinking of […]

Global Cloud

Is it possible to automate all of cloud operations?

June 4, 2021

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

As I move from project to project, I’ve seen the latest trend is to leverage operational tools, such as AIops and security operations platforms to automate most of what it takes to proactively operate a cloud, hybrid cloud, or multicloud […]

Cloud Security

Clean Sweep: A 30-Day Guide to a New Cybersecurity Plan

April 1, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

While the arrival of spring promises better days ahead, enterprises are also facing a cyberthreat landscape filled with both familiar threats and emerging attack vectors. As a result, it’s worth taking stock of current security systems and services to see […]

Global Cloud

Cisco’s Nightingale: Cloud-neutral orchestration and automation are primary goals for 2021

November 30, 2020

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

While Todd Nightingale has been Cisco’s Enterprise Networking & Cloud business chief since March, some of the directions he wants to take the company’s biggest business unit—namely superior cloud-neutral orchestration and automation—are already evident. The COVID-19 pandemic and the enterprise […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

IBM grows automation, data features for hybrid cloud control

November 11, 2020

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

IBM continued enhancing its core Cloud Pak hybrid cloud software offerings, this week bolstering automation and data features that will let customers simplify everything from software provisioning and patching, to data discovery and document processing. IBM Cloud Paks are bundles […]

Deployment Models, Others

Reinventing the Enterprise Cloud For the New Normal

August 21, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

Redefining the future of how and where work gets done through a newly remote workforce has meant that large corporations are shifting toward Artificial Intelligence (AI) for business automation processes and insights and increasing their focus on constructing the enterprise […]


Why ‘Cloud’ Should Be A Skill In This Age of Automation

July 27, 2020

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Many still think that cloud computing is an online method to store data. However, cloud computing is much more than that. It is the delivery of SaaS computing services like storage, servers, databases, software, etc. over the Internet. The cloud […]

Global Cloud

For Blue Chip, Cloud Control is also about Promoting Sustainable Practices

June 17, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

“We’ve been able to stay open because we’ve invested in our data centre,” explains Chris Smith, Blue Chip’s Chief Marketing Officer, adding “as well as the networking and storage, the automation and orchestration software that we’ve developed allows us to […]

Cloud Clients, Global Cloud

Atlassian brings new automation tools to Jira Cloud

March 12, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

A few months ago, Atlassian acquired Code Barrel, the Sydney-based company behind the popular Automation for Jira low-code tool for — you guessed it — automating many aspects of Jira. Unsurprisingly, Atlassian then set out to integrate many of these […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

How to Make Your Organization Successful in Public Cloud Tagging

December 17, 2019

Via: Gartner Blog Network

If you use public cloud services at some scale, then you know you must tag your resources. You know you must use tagging so that your cost reports get nicely broken down; so that you can create resource groups to […]