How SLED organizations benefit from centralized monitoring of cross-platform databases

This article originally appeared on Quest Software’s official blog. Far too often, SLED organizations look at monitoring solutions as “nice to have,” or better put, as luxury items that make the lives of IT administrators easier, but come at a…

When it comes to security, not all cloud providers are equal

All federal government agencies, including the DoD, have been required to adhere to certain compliance requirements. These requirements are meant to inject consistency and confidence in the security of a cloud provider solution. And security is top of mind for…

Cloud security starts with employee training

This article was authored by Anuradha Nandan of ExitCertified and originally published on the Tech Data Blog. Click HERE to read the original article in its entirety. According to a study commissioned by the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, roughly half…

More scalable AND secure –Brian Schoepfle of AWS on the security benefits of government cloud initiatives

In 2011, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released the Federal Cloud Computing Strategy, also known as “Cloud First.” The purpose of Cloud First was to mandate the Federal Government’s transition to the cloud, which would facilitate the modernization…

State and local governments and education powered by the cloud

The AWS Cloud helps provide citizens with easy online access to real-time information;works to ensure the justice system is available across multiple digital platforms; innovatesin healthcare for new technology resources to find better solutions; drives efficiency intransportation even under duress;…