A Complete Guide to Cloud Security Testing

Cloud security testing is an essential part of cloud computing. Cloud-based security testing can help organizations detect and prevent breaches, protect their data and improve their compliance posture. In this comprehensive guide, we will discuss what cloud security testing is, its important, benefits, features, components, how to perform security testing in the cloud, and more! … Read more

Lessons Learned in Cloud Security From Lapsus$

Over the past few days, new information about the Lapsus$ cybercrime group has surfaced and provided fresh insights into the actual practices of cyber security adversaries. While it’s not clear exactly who they are (it’s been reported that the mastermind behind this group could be a teenager!) or the extent of their accomplishments – cloud … Read more

7 Tips for Using Instrumentation and Metrics

Before the acceleration of modern DevOps practices, software engineers primarily wrote code. Now the job is so much more — from getting production-ready apps and iterating quickly to scale new services to architecting system compatibility and compliance and reliability — which has elevated the need for exceptional instrumentation. But what does great instrumentation involve and … Read more

The Advanced Risk of Basic Roles In GCP IAM

Most GCP users know that granting basic roles is a really bad practice, but you may be surprised to learn that the risk is much more serious than it might seem because basic roles actually grant far more than what appears on the permissions list (which is already excessive, of course). For the owner role, … Read more

Terraform Controller: Cloud Resource Self-Service

Kubernetes has been brilliant at delivering an ecosystem for developers, improving the velocity of shipping, bringing components under a common framework and DSL, coupled with the flexibility to expand and extend the offering. And so it beggars belief that speaking to customers, application dependencies and consumption is still a major bottleneck to progress, with teams … Read more

Demystifying Cloud-Native Data Management: Layers of Operation

As containerized applications go through an accelerated pace of adoption, Day 2 services have become a here-and-now problem. These Day 2 services include data management functions such as backup and disaster recovery along with application mobility. In this new world of containerized cloud-native applications, microservices use multiple data services (MongoDB, Redis, Kafka, etc.) and storage … Read more

Legacy Modernization and Hybrid Cloud with Kafka

IT modernization and innovative new technologies change the healthcare industry significantly. This blog series explores how data streaming with Apache Kafka enables real-time data processing and business process automation. Real-world examples show how traditional enterprises and startups increase efficiency, reduce cost, and improve the human experience across the healthcare value chain, including pharma, insurance, providers, … Read more

Using SingleStoreDB, MindsDB, and Deepnote

Abstract This article will show how to use SingleStoreDB with MindsDB using Deepnote. We’ll create integrations within Deepnote, load the Iris flower data set into SingleStoreDB, and then use MindsDB to create a Machine Learning (ML) model from the Iris data stored in SingleStoreDB. We’ll also make some example predictions using the ML model. Most … Read more