Using AWS Systems Manager Change Calendar to prevent changes during critical events

When applications and their development teams grow or evolve around service-specific independent teams, coordination and visibility among projects, deployments and operational events become a critical issue. AWS customers use multiple AWS accounts for many different reasons, adding guardrails around resources and increasing the need for collaboration between different AWS account Read more…

Open Source in the Cloud: Risks and Benefits

More and more organizations are using cloud-based open source to build, manage, and secure systems. Many organizations are adopting open source without even realizing it when they choose to use managed services.  An example of this wide-spread use is found in Kubernetes, the most popular container orchestration system. Whether you’re Read more…

Why DevOps and Kubernetes Are a Perfect Match

Kubernetes and DevOps may seem inherently different. In reality, integrating Kubernetes with a DevOps environment can positively impact the continuous integration/delivery processes. This article provides an overview of DevOps and Kubernetes, and the six factors that make them a perfect match.   What is DevOps? DevOps stands for Development and Read more…