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  1. Top 10 Cloud Foundry Myths Busted

    Top 10 Cloud Foundry Myths Busted

    Myth 1:  Cloud Foundry Can Only Be Used To Run Cloud-Native Apps

    Every new application can be built in a cloud-native fashion. This enhances the scale and velocity of your business, which is exactly what businesses are striving hard to achieve. When your apps run on Cloud Foundry, they get log management, monitoring and much more.

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  2. How to Create A Cloud Formation Template Using AWS

    How to Create A Cloud Formation Template Using AWS

    Since the evolution of Amazon Web Services as the mainstay of virtual computing, a number of AWS technologies have been devised for facilitating the operations done by users. A cloud formation template is a revolutionary technology that has provided more power to the users when it comes to securing AWS deployments. By letting a user deploy entities like virtual machines, and security appliances on the AWS cloud platform by using code and not clicking buttons, it has bolstered security of the online cloud environment. A CloudFormation Template is a text file, which is written in a specific format for defining the AWS resources that you want to create.

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  3. Azure AD As A Directory Service

    Azure AD As A Directory Service

    Azure AD is an access and identity management solution for the Azure platform. In the modern times, it has been used for providing secure access to people using the cloud. Due to its many benefits, it is used for configuring access to users, providing an identity management solution and the most important of all—transferring in-house Active Directory implementations to Azure AD. The many advantages of Azure have made it the go to a cloud solution for a number of businesses and a large number of IT aspirants are trying to figure out how to learn Microsoft Azure for better career opportunities. After successfully completing a Microsoft Azure course, you can expect to earn an average salary of $121,911 as a Solutions Architect.

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  4. Azure Vs. AWS - A Comparative Analysis

    Azure Vs. AWS - A Comparative Analysis

    The advent of cloud computing has opened the gates of opportunities for information sharing. There has been a significant shift in paradigms. The emergence of cloud computing has enabled businesses to invest in expanding their core businesses instead of spending a considerable amount of capital on upgrading their IT infrastructure. Cloud computing itself has come a long way since its emergence. Earlier, cloud computing included the likes of Application Service Provision and software as a service, but the comprehensive concept of delivering computing resources through  an organized global network came into being in the late 1960’s. Presently, there are two big players dominating the cloud computing market, with AWS leading the race. Nowadays, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) certification can serve as your ticket to a lucrative career. With an average salary cap of US$ 69, 683, this certification can help you move from strength to strength.

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  5. VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage v6.x Review

    VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage v6.x Review

    VMware vSphere is a cloud computing virtualization platform for VMware. vSphere is a suite of tools for cloud computing that utilizes VMware ESX/ESXi 4. The vSphere Essentials Kit has many advantages, which is the reason why it has been employed by various organizations. With a low cost that can be compared with the cost of a few sticks of RAM plus a motherboard, it is a revolutionary solution that can change the way businesses operate. Its many advantages include high availability at all times, high priority for tasks and VM mobility with vMotion.

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  6. Masking Personal Information in MS Azure

    Masking Personal Information in MS Azure

    After making a grand entrance into the world of cloud computing in the year 2010, MS Azure has been widely accepted as one of the finest IT platforms. There are various aspects of Azure that require specific skills for effective operation and management, which is the reason why a lot of people have started learning Azure. Various enterprises that use MS Azure as their cloud computing solution have started hiring employees that are adept in various disciplines like deployment, operations, and security. One of the most important parts of security is minimizing the exposure of data to the outside world, which comes under the scope of masking.

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  7. Creating Virtual Machines in VMware

    Creating Virtual Machines in VMware

    In the light of advancing internet technologies, there has been an increase in the number of security threats faced by online businesses. The IT world has now shifted towards creating and implementing solutions that improve data security. The menace of virtual pirates has led to the implementation of virtual environments via technologies like VMware. Most reputed companies have employed and integrated their business with VMware, vSphere and virtualizing server, storage, and networking resources for centralizing their operations.

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  8. Azure Machine Learning Studio Review

    Azure Machine Learning Studio Review

    Amazon’s AWS and Microsoft’s Azure are the two major players in the cloud computing industry. Both of these behemoths of the IT world are constantly looking to change the game by launching useful and feature-filled software periodically. Launching Azure Machine Learning Studio by Microsoft has been an initiative in the right direction, and it has succeeded in bringing in additional users from all around the world. After the phenomenal reception of the Hadoop-based Azure HDInsight and PowerBI for Office 365, Azure Machine Learning is the next step by Microsoft towards market leadership in Big Data. The fact that this service is available on the cloud platform makes it all the more appealing to the end-users.

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  9. Introduction to Microsoft Azure

    Introduction to Microsoft Azure

    Cloud computing has become a major necessity for businesses operating on the web. Such is the impact of cloud computing that the public cloud market is expected to rise from $146 billion in 2017 to $178 billion in 2018. With such amazing forecasts, it becomes essential for organizations to know about the ongoing trends and the latest technologies that are driving the world of cloud computing forward.

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