Tag: AWS

Cloud Security

Open-source standard aims to unify incompatible cloud identity systems

May 18, 2022

Via: CSO Online

A new open-source project aims to unify incompatible cloud identity systems such as Azure, AWS and Google, giving users the ability to apply consistent identity and access policies across multi-cloud platforms. Announced by identity orchestration firm Strata Identity, the project […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Four Reasons Why AWS Could Lose Its Dominant Cloud Market Share

May 10, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

If you know much about the cloud computing market, you know that Amazon Web Services, or AWS, is its leading player. Although AWS doesn’t control quite as much cloud market share as it once did, it’s still well ahead of […]

Service Models

BT signs five-year deal with AWS to revamp legacy infrastructure and ready it for the cloud

May 4, 2022

Via: Computer Weekly

The digital arm of BT has signed a five-year cloud deal with Amazon Web Services (AWS) that will focus on supporting the telco giant with migrating its legacy infrastructure and applications off-premise. The deal is part of an ongoing cloud-first […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Firms struggling with non-person identities in the cloud

May 2, 2022

Via: CSO Online

The explosion of non-human identities in public cloud deployments has decision makers turning to new identity and access management tools to keep their environments secure, according to a new study performed by Forrester Consulting for Sonrai Security and Amazon Web […]

Service Models

Cloud infrastructure sales rise as companies seek digital resiliency

April 29, 2022

Via: CIO

Global spending on cloud infrastructure services increased by 34% to a total of nearly $56 billion in the first quarter of 2022, driven by the need for resiliency and flexibility as businesses face supply chain problems and geopolitical upheaval, according […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

AWS can’t help Amazon avoid first loss since 2015

April 29, 2022

Via: Info World

Amazon’s fast-growing cloud division couldn’t help its parent company avoid posting its first quarterly loss since 2015. Amazon Web Services saw revenue grow by 37% to $18.4 billion for the first quarter of 2022. That amounted to an operating profit […]

Cloud Security

Verica launches Prowler Pro solution to enhance AWS security

April 20, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Verification vendor Verica and Toni de la Fonte, creator of the Prowler AWS security tool, have announced the launch of Prowler Pro to enhance cloud security and provide new open-source tools to make AWS security simpler for customers. The two […]


What is a cloud architect, and how do you become one?

April 19, 2022

Via: Natalie Dunn

Being a cloud architect is not for everyone. Candidates are required to have strong technical skills, and the assignments for this occupation combines technology and art. Three of the most significant benefits are: encouraged creative expression, well above average compensation, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

9 low-rent cloud providers to challenge AWS, Azure, and GCP

April 18, 2022

Via: Info World

Everyone knows the pain that follows after your CFO takes a look at the cloud computing bill. The products and services are priced in fractions of a cent, but somehow those fractions all add up. The good news is that […]

Global Cloud

How SMBs Can Get More Sophisticated in Their Search for the Right Cloud Provider

April 5, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

Virtually all businesses, 92% of them, now use cloud in some form or another. And while cloud has become ubiquitous, its gigantic tailwind hasn’t benefited everyone equally. In fact, when you look at the offerings from cloud’s biggest providers, one […]