Best Practices

Taming Kubernetes with Policies


Security is one of the key areas of focus when adopting Kubernetes across the enterprise, and it has evolved over the past year or so. With many large enterprises evolving from the waterfall model to agile based frameworks like SAFe, IT teams are forced to release infrastructure and applications more rapidly, and “shift left” aspects […]

Data Sovereignty in the Cloud: the Nine-Step Solution


Companies that are adopting public cloud are rightfully excited about the world of benefits this can bring to their businesses. Operating in the cloud, they can, among other things, access, share and process data in real time, across departments, with partners, across borders, and generate insights with greater flexibility and scalability than is feasible when […]

The Cloud Checklist


Checklists play important roles in society, ensuring that the tasks that need to be done get done. They can provide helpful reminders – to do things like pick up the dry cleaning or schedule a dog grooming appointment. Or they can lay out the vital steps airline pilots need to take to safely operate a […]

Caution! Free Training Isn’t the Best Option When It Comes to Cloud Upskilling


We all like free offers. Free tickets to an event? A free appetizer with your meal? A free upgrade to first class on a flight? Sign us up. The good news for organizations moving to the cloud is that there are plenty of free training programs to tap into. Since there are lots of things […]

Untangling Data Entanglement


In the technology world, buzzwords and analogies flood the landscape. Analogies help us explain unfamiliar concepts in familiar terms, and when the analogy strikes a chord, it often launches a buzzword. This can be helpful in bridging the communications gap between technology and business. “Data gravity” is one of those buzzwords that now permeate our […]