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Blog | Sep 8, 2017

AWS/Cloud Services: WAF Mitigation of Web Application Vulnerabilities

Posted by Dan Robinson

You may think you know about AWS/ Cloud Services but this post will test that theory. Read on for 7 things everyone should know about the tips from the AWS/Cloud Services White Paper (issued July 2017) on using the web application firewall (WAF) to mitigate security flaws.

What is AWS' WAF? WAF is a AWS web application firewall that users will find of practical value in protecting websites and applications from attacks at the HTTP protocol level. AWS developed the White Paper to explain how organizations can adapt the WAF in response to the Open Web Application Security Project's (OWASP) top ten web application vulnerabilities.

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Blog | Jul 27, 2017

The Five W's of Modern IT Infrastructure: How to Get Started

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Our blog series discusses the foundational questions to consider for building your hybrid cloud environment today.

Author: Dan Robinson, Senior Engagement Manager, TriCore Solutions

As environments evolve, IT teams are tasked with finding the right mix of public and private cloud to meet their business and operational needs. However, before this can come to fruition you must understand what the cloud really means for your enterprise and what you want to get out of this transition.

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Blog | Jun 22, 2017

The Five W's of Modern IT Infrastructure: What's in Your Cloud?

Posted by Dan Robinson

Our blog series discusses the foundational questions to consider for building your hybrid cloud environment today.

Author: Dan Robinson, Senior Engagement Manager, TriCore Solutions

When evaluating your portfolio of applications to migrate to the cloud, it can leave you second guessing on where to start and how to formalize an adoption process or strategy. However, this fear is not worth stalling the process. Timing is of the essence to stay competitive and it’s essential to understand what is needed in your cloud before it all begins.

Below are four developments to keep top of mind before diving into your migration strategy:

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Blog | Jun 1, 2017

AWS/ Cloud Services Whitepaper: Aligning to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework in the AWS Cloud

Posted by Dan Robinson

On May 9, 2017, AWS released its latest whitepaper called "Aligning to the NIST Cybersecurity Framework in the AWS Cloud." We've put together a few highlights from the report and, as far as AWS/ Cloud Services goes, what you don't know might just surprise you. Here are five tips that we've gleaned from this report.

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Blog | May 10, 2017

AWS/ Cloud Services: Latest Developments

Posted by Dan Robinson

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Amazon's cloud computing platform that continues to evolve and add new services. AWS launched in 2006 and hasn't stopped innovating the services it offers websites and client-side software applications. As a result, we're always looking for tips on AWS/ Cloud Services, and fortunately we have some good news to share. Let's start with a little background on AWS' structure.

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Blog | Apr 13, 2017

The Five W's of Modern IT Infrastructure: Where is Your Cloud?

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The Five W’s of Modern IT Infrastructure: Where is Your Cloud?

Our blog series discusses the foundational questions to consider for building your hybrid cloud environment today

Author: Dan Robinson, Senior Engagement Manager, TriCore Solutions

In the last year alone, public cloud has become an increasingly viable option for companies: security fears have subsided in exchange for a growing acceptance of the benefits public cloud environments offer. The cloud has reached a point of maturity as large enterprises begin putting tier 1 applications in third party public clouds such as AWS; something that even just a few years ago would have been unheard of. 

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