What is Azure Virtual WAN?

Microsoft introduced a new service Azure Virtual WAN (wide-area network) which will significantly increase the security of Microsoft cloud services.

Azure Virtual WAN is a networking service that provides optimized and automated branch-to-branch connectivity through Azure. Virtual WAN lets you connect and configure branch devices to communicate with Azure. Which can be done either manually or by using preferred provider devices through a Virtual WAN partner. Using preferred provider devices allows you ease of use, simplification of connectivity, and configuration management. The Azure Virtual WAN built-in dashboard provides instant troubleshooting insights that can help save you time and gives you an easy way to view large-scale Site-to-Site connectivity. Continue reading What is Azure Virtual WAN?

DevOps (Dev + Ops) – The buzz that never ENDS!

There’s a massive culture shift occurring in enterprise IT operations and software development departments. But many businesses still operate in traditional methods, discouraging innovation and making it challenging to meet end-user expectations. To stay competitive, enterprises need to meet end users’ expectations, rapidly respond to consumer demands and organizations must ensure that their software, services, and applications integrate efficiently in the cloud. Continue reading DevOps (Dev + Ops) – The buzz that never ENDS!

Defend Against Security Threats by Keeping an Eye on just 2 Things

For many companies one of the top priorities in today’s world is security. Many different aspects define the overall security of a company’s infrastructure, two of which are Patching and Security Training Programs. Let us see how following just these two things, will strengthen your system security. Continue reading Defend Against Security Threats by Keeping an Eye on just 2 Things

Azure SQL Databases: Disaster Recovery 101

Information security is the most essential and primary thing to consider in this highly informative era. The individuals, who have a lot of confidential data, and the companies, no matter how big or small it is, should know well that backup is a necessity rather than a luxury. Therefore, backup and disaster recovery are of great importance. Continue reading Azure SQL Databases: Disaster Recovery 101

The Biggest Mistake Companies Make When Migrating to the Cloud

Cloud migration is the process of moving applications, data, or other business elements from an organization’s onsite computers to the cloud, or moving them from one cloud environment to another.

Cloud computing has come a long way over the years. Moving to the cloud is serious business. Only a few enterprises have managed to master the art of cloud migration. There are several common drawbacks companies make when it comes to cloud migration. Perhaps the most common and the expensive is failing to plan for compliance before beginning a cloud migration. Continue reading The Biggest Mistake Companies Make When Migrating to the Cloud

Cloud Leak: Verizon Data Breach Affects Millions of Customer Accounts

When data is shared with a third-party vendor, keeping it secure can become a colossal effort. It’s not easy for businesses to protect customer data these days, particularly when they share it with their business or technology partners. Yes, we are talking about another data breach headline which affected millions of customer accounts at Verizon. Continue reading Cloud Leak: Verizon Data Breach Affects Millions of Customer Accounts

Two Heads Are Better Than One

We have all heard this adage of encouraging teamwork, but what does “working together” really do for you?

Although difficult to nurture, since humans are essentially self-centered, which tends to create friction naturally, it can be overcome using the organization goals as an objective to be shared across through clear communication and by setting up SMART Goals aligning the team to work together, and finally establishing a healthy working environment. Continue reading Two Heads Are Better Than One