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  • CSA Survey Uncovers Key Challenges in Securing the Cloud – The State of Security Remediation 2024

    Securing the ever-shifting digital landscape requires constant vigilance and proactive measures. Security remediation, the process of identifying, assessing, and addressing vulnerabilities, plays a crucial role in this ongoing battle. However, its effectiveness hinges on various factors, including seamless collaboration and efficient tools. With the average data breach costing a staggering $7.29 million, addressing these key…Read…

  • Cloud Complexity Report 2023

    NetApp released the “2023 Cloud Complexity Report” with a focus on the shifting demands of a multi-cloud environment. Some of the key findings of the report: 98% of global tech executives report their business has been impacted by the increasing complexity of data across the cloud Tech executives across the board consistently highlight a wide…Read…

  • 4 Basic Concepts for the Cloud Native World

    Cloud native is a way to build and run applications taking full advantage of cloud computing technologies. It involves building an application based on a collection of microservices deployed independently and scaled horizontally to meet demand. This provides more flexibility as developers can modify certain services as needed, rather than replacing the entire application. It…Read…

  • 5 Buzzing Trends from KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2023

    In April, the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2023 held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, was one of the largest open-source conferences ever, with over 12,000 attendees. Together with valuable insights, the event confirmed once again that Kubernetes is the centre of cloud-native computing. An interesting article on Silverlinings from Steven Vaughan Nichols describes 5 highlights from…Read…

  • Microsoft Azure made available ChatGPT in his Azure OpenAI Service

    With a post on the Azure blog, Microsoft announced that ChatGPT is now available in preview in Azure OpenAI Service. GPT-3.5 will be included in the set of AI models available (Dall-E 2, Codex, etc.) to help customers innovate in new ways and in different scenarios with the power of Artificial Intelligence such as generating…Read…

  • Cloud Native Computing Foundation released the results from the 2022 Annual Survey

    For the past eight years, the Cloud Native Computing Foundation has utilised its pivotal role in the cloud-native community to survey the technology landscape, comprehend its workings, and cater better to the users of open-source cloud-native technologies. The worldwide survey has been conducted from June to September 2022, reaching 2,063 participants. The survey was conducted…Read…

  • Getting started with Open Cloud Technologies

    Best practices cases webinar by OpenCloudification for use of cloud and open cloud technologies for technology and manufacturing companies. Part of the OpenCloudification.com series supporting ICT and manufacturing companies embracing cloud, open cloud technologies and digitally transforming. Some of the following topics were handled : why would a technology company or manufacturing company consider use…Read…

  • Cloud and Threat in 2022 Report – Protect your Cloud from Malware

    The “Cloud and Threat Report” for 2022 from Netskope Threat Labs highlights a cloud malware delivery increase in cloud environments, with Microsoft OneDrive leading the charts as the origin of the majority of cloud malware downloads, together with phishing, scams, credit card skimmers, exploit kits, and other malicious web content, emphasizing the importance of inspecting…Read…

  • Cloud Repatriation – How to Avoid It

    Cloud repatriation refers to the process of moving data and applications back to traditional, on-premises systems from a public cloud provider. This trend is usually driven by the high costs and complexity of cloud computing, as many enterprises have found that their cloud bills are higher than expected. This is often due to inefficiencies in…Read…

  • Top (known) Cloud Security Incidents in 2022

    Cloudification offers many great opportunities, is the way to go, but requires some cybersecurity consideratoins. Learn from some of the mistakes and incidents that happened in the previous years : 1. failing to implement “any” security measures; 2. misconfiguration of Azure buckets; 3. management dashboard publicly available over the internet; 4. compromised employee accounts (to…Read…

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