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DevOps and Cloud Certifications

DevOps and Cloud Certifications To Invest In 2021

Experience makes us perfect, and it stands applicable in every field. So if you are an aspiring cloud developer, you should make sure that your career graph has an added advantage compared to the others. Investments over any course demand a surety of the benefit that we will receive after completing the courses. This post

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Cloud Security Myths Busted

Do You Know How To Spell Security?

We are a generation that has seen technology grow from a small Nokia 1011 to multiple companies offering smartphones. These smartphones can store years of photos, video call people on the other hemisphere, take pictures of the shooting stars, and what not! The ease of accessibility of everything is the result of eternal ambition and

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AWS IAM Permission Boundary

AWS IAM Permission Boundary and Why You Shouldn’t Ignore It

Have you heard of the AWS IAM Permission Boundary yet? Well, if not, you would have probably heard of access control by now. Companies need to prevent breaches and other malicious insider threats. The fundamental concept of access control is that the company decides what an employee has access to in the system network. So,

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HIPAA Compliance

A Practical Guide To Achieving HIPAA Compliance In AWS

We all are concerned with maintaining security and data protection. That being said, cloud compliance enforces the laws and regulations governing data security and privacy. This step can be seen as a revolutionary volcano erupting to destroy or minimize the cyber-crimes and breaches, costing millions of dollars and customer credentials! Various cloud service providers like

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Green Cloud Computing

What is Green Cloud Computing?

One of the biggest problems in today’s world is global warming and climate change. Global warming and climate change have been the root cause of many natural disasters in 2020. The bushfires that ravaged Australia and the floods that nearly sank Jakarta in early 2020; the breaching of two dams in Michigan due to floodwaters

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A list of blogs, podcasts, and videos to learn from if you want to optimize your Cloud Cost

Introduction There are many blogs, podcasts, and videos to choose from if one needs to optimize cloud costs. Firstly we need to know what is cloud cost management, also known as cloud cost optimization. It is simply organizational planning that allows an enterprise to understand and manage the needed costs and which are associated with

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What is GDPR compliance

What is GDPR Compliance?

The GDPR can be considered as the world's most robust law on data protection. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679 is legislation that specifies the regulation on data privacy and protection in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). The provisions of the GDPR are consistent across all 28 EU member states, which means every organization around the world which has a business in the European Union or handles data of EU residents should be GDPR compliant. 

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Importance of IAM

Why understanding IAM (Identity and Access Management) Is Most Important For Better Cybersecurity

Identity Access Management (IAM) is a collective term that covers business policies, processes, technologies, and products that are used to manage user identities and regulate user access within an organization. IAM frameworks help IT, managers, to control user access to the critical data within the organization. IAM systems can either be deployed on-premises or can be provided by a third-party vendor through a cloud-based subscription model or deployed in a hybrid model. IAM is a foundational security component, and its policies

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Priorities for CISO

A Guide About Priorities For Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

A chief information security officer (CISO) is the senior-most executive who holds the responsibility for establishing strategies to ensure that an organization's data and information is secure. Traditionally, a CISO works together with the CIO. The position CISO is often used interchangeably with the titles of Chief Security Officer (CSO) and Vice President of Security. CISO generally reports to the CIO or CEO.

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A Definitive List Of Various Compliance Standards And What They Mean

Cyberattacks have been very prominent in the last decade. Just last week, social media giant Twitter fell prey to it wherein accounts of prominent personalities, like Elon Musk, Bill Gates, former U.S. President Barack Obama, and others were hacked. While we cannot stop these attacks completely, there are certain rules and regulations that, if followed, will significantly reduce the risks. Many times, organizations need to comply with many such rules and regulations which have overlapping qualities. 

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