AWS best practices

AWS Best Practices – Managing Cloud Resident Data in AWS

6 months ago, Tom Dickson’s CIO asked him to migrate their enterprise applications to AWS. After lot of hard work and many trials and errors, Tom’s team managed to migrate to AWS. Tom was burned out and needed a break and so he took off to Hawaii for a week's vacation.

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Innovation Everywhere – A Chat about Cloud, Devops and Cyber Security with John D Halamka, MD, MS

So, here I am, Kim the intern, introducing John D. Halamka, MD, MS, Chief Information Officer of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Chief Information Officer and Dean for Technology at Harvard Medical School, Chairman of the New England Health Electronic Data Interchange Network (NEHEN), CEO of MA-SHARE (the Regional Health Information Organization), Chair of the US Healthcare Information Technology Standards Panel (HITSP), and a practicing Emergency Physician. Oh, but wait. There’s more. He’s also Harvard's Chair, Endowed Chair, as he might add, of Healthcare Innovation. Wondering what that means? So was I, and let me tell you, it’s certainly much more impressive than my groundbreaking title of “intern”. Keep reading and Halamka himself will further explain. In the very first of our interview series, we will also delve into a discussion surrounding some spectacular innovations, the cloud, cyber security, application development, and more. Enjoy!

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IT Procurement | An interview with Tier 4 Advisors’ Founder Jake Sherrill

We chat with Jake Sherrill, Founder of Tier 4 Advisors, and discuss challenges IT procurement teams face such as broken processes, working with vendors, cloud, and much more.  Listen to the recording of the interview below:

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Actifio 8.0 Unveiled at Tech Field Day 15

Actifio announces 8.0, their biggest software release in history at the annual Tech Field Day event in Silicon Valley.

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What is Azure Stack

What to expect with Azure Stack

Learn about Microsoft Azure Stack from Ashok Ramu, Actifio's VP of Cloud Products and Partnerships.

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benefits of cloud storage

3 Benefits of Cloud Storage

Jay Livens talks about 3 of the top cloud storage benefits in this weeks vlog.

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12 Lessons We Learned While Running IT Education in the Cloud

For many years I worked as a trainer for IBM Education, running both lecture and lab style training courses.  Regardless of what I was teaching, the reality was that "learning by doing"  always proved way more effective (and fun) than "learning by listening".  The students were more engaged, they were more educated (which is the point, after all) and the course itself was simply more enjoyable to teach.

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6 Questions to Ask Your Cloud Consultant

The cloud is an exciting technology that has dramatically changed how we think about storage, compute and networking.  Yet, with these advances come new challenges since the technology also makes us re-think how IT is implemented, and this can be particularly problematic when migrating legacy applications to cloud infrastructure.

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cloud innovation

Cloud Innovation and Cloud Security: 5 Educational Videos

It’s inevitable. The cloud is here and it seems like there is no going back. Those that adopt the cloud begin to open up possibilities for business acceleration and growth that have the power to push them past competition. The cloud is drastically changing the world of data and applications, effectively pushing its way into affecting every industry. Is the cloud a real disruptive technology? And if businesses must adopt it, how do they ensure security as they do? Continue reading for discussion and summary of five recent videos from experts on the cloud.

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