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Healthcare Cybersecurity in Focus

The IT Security, and Healthcare sectors are all abuzz over the recent MedStar attack, especially in light of the earlier attacks on two other medical facilities in California and Kentucky, additionally the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently released a report on over 300 security incidents faced by the Healthcare.gov portal. But what do these … Continue reading Healthcare Cybersecurity in Focus

Cloud Security Best Practices and Common Errors – stackArmor White Paper

Migrating to a cloud platform is a business necessity mandated by the need to be agile and deliver digital services in a hyper-competitive environment. However, it is critical to ensure that security issues are given due consideration. Gartner estimates that by 2020, 95% of cloud breaches will not be caused by vulnerabilities at the cloud … Continue reading Cloud Security Best Practices and Common Errors – stackArmor White Paper

Is your business ready for the coming Cybersecurity Tsunami?

Cybersecurity related regulatory changes are quietly but surely building a tsunami that is going impact every business that conducts transactions online or hosts customer or sensitive data. As the number of data breaches have continued to soar and capture daily headlines, the regulators and lawmakers are forcing changes that will have a significant cost for … Continue reading Is your business ready for the coming Cybersecurity Tsunami?

A Chat About SaaS Security and AWS Security Best Practices at AWS Boston MA Meetup

This is a guest post by Gaurav “GP” Pal, CEO at stackArmor I recently had an opportunity to present at the Boston AWS Boston Meetup on a topic that’s been in my sights for a while now – “State of SaaS Security, Common mistakes and AWS Security Best Practices”. The entire presentation is up at … Continue reading A Chat About SaaS Security and AWS Security Best Practices at AWS Boston MA Meetup

8 Habits of Secure Cloud Operators

More and more businesses are migrating their applications to the cloud. A recent report pegs the market at $23 billion annually. As more businesses migrate to the cloud, it is important to ensure the security and protection of the data and applications.  However, Cloud Security still remains among the main concerns for business leaders when … Continue reading 8 Habits of Secure Cloud Operators

TIC Connectivity and FedRAMP High – Is Cloud Nirvana near?

GSA’s FedRAMP PMO has been continually evolving the compliance framework for driving the wider adoption of commercial cloud services. Last year, they released for public comment the  TIC Overlay initiative as well as the FedRAMP High baseline. Both of these are critical to enhanced cloud adoption and helping Federal customers solve some of the critical … Continue reading TIC Connectivity and FedRAMP High – Is Cloud Nirvana near?

Magento on AWS for Scalable eCommerce

Magento ecommerce, the number one ecommerce CMS in the world helps its users grow their online business in a great way through its powerful features. Magento 1 has been the leading ecommerce CMS and Magento 2 is the future of the electronic commerce world. 26% of the top million ecommerce sites are powered by Magento. … Continue reading Magento on AWS for Scalable eCommerce

AWS Price Drops for C4, M4 and R3 Instances

Amazon announced their 51st price drop of 5% for On-Demand and Reserved instance, and Dedicated host prices for C4 and M4 instances running Linux in the US East (Northern Virginia), US West (Northern California), US West (Oregon), Europe (Ireland), Europe (Frankfurt), Asia Pacific (Tokyo),Asia Pacific (Singapore), and Asia Pacific (Sydney) regions. The price drops include On-Demand, … Continue reading AWS Price Drops for C4, M4 and R3 Instances

Rapidly deploy and use SAP HANA on Amazon Web Services with StackBuilder

StackBuilder is an easy to use cloud app store front that allows users to quickly select and operate a AWS cloud hosted website, dev & test, data analytics or eCommerce service. The StackBuilder cloud app store allows users to quickly deploy and use SAP HANA and the SAP HANA Interactive Education (SHINE) application hosted on … Continue reading Rapidly deploy and use SAP HANA on Amazon Web Services with StackBuilder

Introducing StackBuilder – the “Turbo Tax” like wizard for AWS

Are you looking to evaluate the AWS cloud for running your application but are wondering how to begin? Do you want to quickly execute a test or pilot project without expensive or time consuming consulting assistance? Introducing StackBuilder If you are looking to jumpstart your AWS evaluation project to quickly provision, install and operate an … Continue reading Introducing StackBuilder – the “Turbo Tax” like wizard for AWS