Interview with Jonas Bonér, CEO and Founder of Lightbend

“Akka Serverless is really the first of its kind”

We chatted with Jonas Bonér, CEO and Founder of Lightbend about Akka Serverless and what makes it so different from other architectures. Jonas explains how data is kept secure in Akka Serverless and what limitations it removes with its data-centric backend application architecture.

Interview with Rob Whelan, Practice Director, Data and Analytics, 2nd Watch.

“Cloud technology makes experimentation cheap”

We spoke with Rob Whelan, Practice Director, Data and Analytics at 2nd Watch about the latest survey on data management and analytics in the enterprise. Most organizations don’t have a mature data strategy. Why is this? And what is it about the cloud that helps organizations make better use of their data?

Traditional app security vs. cloud-native

Evaluating application security in the age of cloud-native

As digital transformation efforts advance and cloud-native becomes more popular, the role of application security within cloud-native architectures needs to become a priority. So, when looking at how to best secure these complex, cloud-native applications, where should development teams start?

Interview with Deepak Giridharagopal, CTO at Puppet

“The future lies in self-healing infrastructure.”

We spoke with Deepak Giridharagopal, CTO at Puppet about low code workflows, cloud migration, and Relay, which provides workflow automation for cloud operations teams. How has the increase in remote work affected DevOps in our dynamic, event-driven world?

Simplified Multi-Cloud Networking

Multi-Cloud Networking: Overcoming Challenges for Data Across Clouds

Within an enterprise, teams are turning to cloud services for varied reasons. As more organizations move to multi-cloud, there’s a growing need to simplify the multi-cloud landscape. Leveraging multiple public clouds at the same time often presents significant networking challenges.

Deliver digital business capabilities

5 Challenges in Deploying Hybrid Cloud Environments

What are the challenges you need to be aware of if you’re looking to adopt a hybrid architecture for your computing needs? How can you ensure consistent gains in flexibility, mobility, and ease-of-use across applications and workloads in your SMB or enterprise? There are five important areas of consideration.

Interview with Vince Lubsey, CTO of Lemongrass

“Don’t treat your cloud infrastructure as a new data center”

We spoke with Vince Lubsey, CTO of Lemongrass about why companies are migrating legacy systems to cloud infrastructure and what challenges they face when making the move. Vince Lubsey also gives important tips to make the transition as smooth as possible.

Exploring key requirements

The four key requirements for building cloud-native apps

“Cloud-native” apps are designed to take advantage of a distributed systems environment, increasing the applications’ performance, scalability and fault tolerance. In this article, Erica Langhi will share insight into the key requirements for making your app development approach fully “cloud-native”.

Taking a DataSecOps approach

Readjusting Cloud and Data Privacy Predictions

This year’s sudden, unexpected need for cloud capabilities has helped to shift a very important learning to the forefront: Privacy and security are not corners you can cut. While the need to quickly migrate to the cloud is understandable, it is just as important to implement the necessary steps to reduce the risk of data exposure.

The cloud skill journey

To Speed Up European Cloud Adoption, Address the Cloud Skills Gap

The cloud demands new skills as it continues to grow, but the skills gap persists. This lack of skills is often cited as one of the biggest barriers to a successful cloud adoption. One recent survey found that 86% of IT leaders think that a shortage of cloud talent will slow down cloud projects in 2020.