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AWS Digital Government – Blueprint for a Digital Nation

How leading public sector organizations are harnessing the AWS Cloud for digital transformation

Netflix – Exemplar blueprint for Cloud Native Computing

A detailed case study analysis of Netflix and their shift to Cloud Native practices and technologies.

British Columbia pioneers Self-Sovereign Identity – Building Digital Trust into the Web

Digital Identity refers to the various usernames and log-on procedures we use to interact with web sites and other digital services. Michael Gorriz explains how Identity is a universal function, one that spans across government, banking and every other online service that we use. Government identity programs, such as Gov.UK Verify, seek to leverage this […]

Legacy to Azure Cloud Migration

Best practices for migrating legacy applications to the Azure Cloud.

Microsoft expands Azure Data Box family with Edge and Gateway products

As Dean Paron Director, Azure Data Box, explains in his blog, Microsoft have announced general availability of the Data Box Family, also adding new products including the Azure Data Box Edge and the Azure Data Box Gateway, as well as introducing the 1 PB Azure Data Box Heavy option. Dean describes: Data Box Edge, an […]

Microsoft expands Azure Data Box family with Edge and Gateway products

Microsoft have announced general availability of the Data Box Family, also adding new products including the Azure Data Box Edge and the Azure Data Box Gateway, as well as introducing the 1 PB Azure Data Box Heavy option.

Comic Relief: Multi-Cloud Microservices with Cloud Foundry for Massive Scale E-Commerce

Comic Relief offers a case study of implementing multi-cloud microservices for highly resilient and scalable e-commerce.

Accenture – Open Source DevOps

There are also a wealth of open source options for building a DevOps toolchain. Described in this blog is the news Accenture open sourced their own DevOps design and tool set, and also an overview for how you can repeat your own implementation of their powerful model. ‘ADOP’ – Accenture DevOps Platform is: a framework […]

Capgemini launches strategic initiative with Amazon Web Services to accelerate enterprise digital transformation via cloud technologies

Paris, September 18, 2018 – Capgemini is launching a Group strategic initiative to aggressively expand its cloud capabilities with Amazon Web Services (AWS), helping clients to increase their business insights, agility, security and cost effectiveness to drive improvements in their business performance. Increasing attention to the needs of European clients, Capgemini and AWS will focus […]

Flexera Acquires Top Multi-Cloud Management Provider, RightScale; Strengthens Total IT Asset Optimization Suite

Itasca, IL – Sep 26, 2018 – Flexera announced today it has acquired RightScale, the recognized industry leader in multi-cloud management and cost optimization.  This gives Flexera the top technology asset management offering across software, hardware, SaaS and cloud services.  By adding RightScale’s proven products to its portfolio, Flexera takes a big leap forward in […]