public cloud

The Hidden Opportunity of Security in the Public Cloud


“My people are overworked! We are understaffed! And you keep increasing the attack surface!!!” Thus  said every security person ever. To a large degree, the words ring true. Organizations are taking advantage of new technologies that increase the threat vectors for their already strained security resources. As bad as that is, it is simply the […]

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 […]

Your Multi-Cloud Strategy: Proceed with Caution


“Let us proceed with a multi-cloud strategy, as we do with our current hardware providers.” – unnamed CIO On the surface, a multi-cloud strategy may seem like a safe approach. But as organizations move through executing this strategy, it often invites unintended consequences, including increased amounts of management complexity and personnel enablement, and potentially higher […]