26 01, 2017

Who’s Managing your Cloud?

By | 2018-03-22T23:30:42+00:00 January 26th, 2017|AWS, Azure, Cloud, Cloud Management, GCP, Public Cloud|0 Comments

After designing, building and managing hundreds of environments, sometimes we get a little too deep in the weeds with our blogs. So I thought I'd share this article, which gives a high level perspective on how [...]

25 01, 2017

Disney goes Hybrid; Shares Challenges

By | 2018-03-22T23:32:32+00:00 January 25th, 2017|Cloud, Cloud Management, General, Private Cloud, Public Cloud|0 Comments

Ian Murphy recently wrote a great article on Disney's journey to the Hybrid Cloud. The lightning talk, given by Blake White,  highlighted the issues that many enterprise companies face when adopting some of the latest technologies, [...]

24 01, 2017

Crunching HIPAA data just got cheaper

By | 2018-03-22T23:38:39+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Amazon Web Services, AWS, Cloud, Health Care, Public Cloud|0 Comments

With the recent AWS announcement, AWS customers can now leverage spot instances to crunch their HIPAA big data workloads.   This can help decrease the compute costs of these jobs by up to 90%, making EC2 a [...]

18 01, 2017

Pay AWS Less for your Dev and Test Workloads

By | 2018-03-22T23:41:05+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Amazon Web Services, AWS, Cloud, Cost Optimization, Public Cloud|0 Comments

24x7 environments are handy, but are they required for Dev and Test? I'm going to assume your development team is not leveraging development environments 24 hours a day 7 days a week.  That is to [...]