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Monthly Archives: July 2018
Posted: July 31, 2018|Categories: IT Ops & Management
People who are from the IT industry and have NetApp training and certification know that every year the world produces more data than it had in the previous years. It won’t be wrong to say that due to technological advances; there has been a burst of data. Some of the other reasons for this massive growth are use of applications, growth of the internet, workplace automation, as well as historical data archival.
Enterprises are constantly making large investments in storage management services such as NetApp. Even today, storage takes up a big space in the IT industry.
Posted: July 31, 2018|Categories: Cloud Computing
Generally, security and compliance are shared tasks between AWS and the customer. The shared model is great for the customer because AWS manages and controls important components of host operating system and virtualization layer down to physical security in which the system in operating. It is the responsibility of the customer to manage the guest operating system (which includes security as well as updates), configuration of AWS, and application software.
It is important that customers pick the services carefully because their responsibilities highly depend on the services that they will be opting for. These services will be integrated in their IT system and relevant regulations will be applicable. It is because of this shared responsibility that customers can enjoy flexibility and control deployment.
Posted: July 30, 2018|Categories: DevOps
Most of the enterprises today are dealing with multiple clouds. A lot of organizations today are preparing themselves for a new DevOps strategy that would help them with multi-cloud application deployment. The best part is that there are a number of tools that can be used to deploy hybrid, private or public clouds.
It is recommended that you enroll in basic DevOps training courses as it will help you to learn strategies and will teach you to use tools within multi-cloud that will help you to learn about the right features so that you can maximize the productivity of DevOps. You need to know some basic patterns, so that you can build cloud-specific automations in a DevOps pipeline.
Posted: July 30, 2018|Categories: Information Security
Blockchain is the digital ledger of economic transactions that helps not only with financial transactions but anything that has value. Today, one of the biggest assets that a company protects, is data. This is the reason why organizations need to know about information Security, seeing as there is a need to make sure that the teams are trained and know what to do in case there is a security threat.
One of the biggest concerns that revolve around digital transfer is money as well as sensitive information, but blockchain makes an attempt to remove these concerns.
Posted: July 30, 2018|Categories: Microsoft
Microsoft’s Azure is a cloud computing service that was created to build, deploy, test, as well as manage application and services with the help of Microsoft-managed data centers. For modern enterprises, Azure presents a refreshing alternative to cloud platform providers such as Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud. Companies that are currently investing in Azure adoption, have a good return on investment in the horizon, given they take all the necessary steps and focus on all the right KPIs, to ensure a successful migration.
The KPIs however, are not the simplest to measure, let alone directly target for a positive overhaul. This is because Azure is bound to have different metrics for success, as compared to legacy systems and processes. To that end, this article talks about how enterprises can deliver Microsoft Azure training in order to improve upon the key performance indicators, and lead to organizational success.
Posted: July 30, 2018|
A vast majority of enterprises assume big data to be a nebulous term that refers to receiving some sort of personalized advertisement from your favorite store.
If that's the idea you have in your mind, it's time to upgrade it and know that 'big data' is much broader and deeper than just advertisement. While big data may only be in its initial stages right now, it is never too late to standardize your big data practice for your business.
Posted: July 30, 2018|
Data analytics has become more of a custom need. Using what is already out there may not be relevant for all businesses. Thus, picking a custom-tailored strategy is important. Businesses have been regularly using analytics to design strategies to measure the benefits of their projects.
Indeed, increased usage of Big Data Analytics for making informed decisions have improved the success rate. More than 85% of business executives believe big data investments can be highly profitable, especially if used in coalition with multi-cloud strategy.
Posted: July 27, 2018|
The quantifiable value of Big Data cannot be denied, especially in this day and age of data-driven strategy and decisions. In fact, for those who know how to sift through it and extract some actionable insights, big data is a veritable gold mine, with great possibility for the smart data scientist who is backed by a data strategy that is completely aligned with the objectives and bottom line of the company. The problem is that while big data may have benefits for all those who leverage it, there are not many who either know how to efficiently leverage it, or how to approach the accumulation of specific data.
According to a report by the Harvard Business Review, over 70 percent of employees enjoy access to data and information that is not for their eyes. Additionally, 80 percent of the time spent by analysts is wasted on determining exactly what they should be looking for. The data discovery process takes more time that could potentially be dedicated to analyzing data. This results in data breaches, since actionable data isn’t achieved in time to set up security systems competent enough to deal with the incoming advanced data.