In our first special edition of the Cloud Adoption and Risk Report, we surveyed 1,000 enterprises and analyzed data from billions of anonymized real-world cloud events to show how businesses are achieving growth with the cloud. We uncover what leading companies are doing to accelerate growth ahead of the rest and the hurdles they’ve overcome […]
A recent global survey of 900 senior IT decision makers showed a major expectation gap between what IT managers hoped the public cloud would do for their organization and what actually transpired. 91% of respondents believed by moving to the cloud it would simplify operations and provide greater insight into their data. Respondents who felt […]
Enterprises are increasingly using hybrid environments, but this move can come with risks and challenges especially for organizations adopting DevOps. How can hybrid environment security fit naturally into development processes? How can you secure your apps and services without compromising your schedule? (Hint: It’s all in the automation.) Enterprises are using hybrid cloud technologies to […]
There are many use cases for AI in the data center, including improved safety and reliability, greater efficiency, and reduced energy consumption. By collecting information from infrastructure, AI can predict faults and respond in milliseconds.
Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) has been a huge opportunity for service providers, with many firms bringing offers to market over the last three years. DRaaS provides disaster recovery services on a subscription basis, generally backing up not only data, but an organization’s complete environment including applications, and providing a new, cloud-based failover environment. While some service […]
Just because a customer has embraced cloud or is doing DR in an as-a-service model doesn’t mean they can ignore the care and feeding of the process. Things can, and do, go wrong. Shortchanging planning and testing can create a real catastrophe when systems fail or are hit by ransomware. In this article, we’ll: Lay […]
Data center, IT and Operations Architects can now secure their web applications whether they are on-premise, in a virtual environment or in the most popular public cloud, Amazon Web Services (AWS). This article provides guidance on architecting security for cloud-based web applications.
Today’s cloud and security teams are asked to do more with less. Although the capabilities and cost of select SecOps solutions have kept pace with the widespread adoption of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud, many organizations try to protect their expanding cloud workloads without the proper support. Learn about the top challenges teams are […]
Cyber threat actors, whether on premises or in the cloud, are adept at escaping detection. Every second counts when trying to stop sensitive data from being stolen and sold on the underground marketplace. SecureWorks provides the top five strategies for success at minimizing dwell time and identifying threats as soon as possible. This white paper […]
This Article is aimed at IT pros working in organizations from small businesses with fewer than 25 employees, all the way up to multi-national corporations with thousands of employees. The unique value proposition offered by Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) makes it a viable option for most — but not all — disaster recovery (DR) scenarios. In […]
Learn about identity and access management top category of concern for I/PaaS deployments in organizations plus a look at Amazon Web Services (AWS). Some report highlights include: The most common violation types in public cloud infrastructure (IaaS) like Amazon Web Services What activities security teams are setting DLP policies around across SaaS and IaaS Specific […]
In this article, you’ll learn about different types of DBaaS services, discover the signs your company is ready for DBaaS, learn the advantages of DBaaS, and get a checklist of questions to ask while evaluating potential DBaaS vendors.
There’s no doubt that public cloud offers a number of compelling benefits for IT leaders. Faster time to market, greater agility, and an OpEx vs. CapEx model are just some of the reasons why public cloud growth projections continue to soar. Before any workloads are migrated to public cloud, some groundwork is in order. This […]
Organizations are demanding more from their software providers and are increasingly abandoning rigid, expensive, and restrictive legacy technology in favor of more flexible, cost-effective cloud solutions. As they make this journey, they want solutions that free them from the burden of their legacy technologies, such as commercial databases. In the face of these changes, independent […]
Enterprises are increasingly moving the infrastructure that supports their applications, websites and services to the cloud in order to meet business goals and objectives. This online migration includes their database environment. This article is designed to help business decision makers understand some of the core challenges and opportunities afforded by cloud database technology. The goal […]