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Digital Dialogue - Reaching the Elk Stack Wall

Read this Digital Dialogue to learn what organizations can do when they hit the ELK Stack wall using an advanced technology platform providing fully managed service, unlimited data retention, and no data movement, all on Amazon S3.


Data Protection in the Cloud: Avoiding Cloud Data Loss

29% of businesses that face a data breach end up losing revenue, and you don’t want this to happen to your cloud investments. Learn the key considerations and misconceptions to avoid as you plan your data protection strategy.


Cloud Backup Buyer's Guide

Charting your course to backing up your data in the cloud? Watch out for these pitfalls: Beware of Lift and Shift Strategies - you’ll be surprised at the cost and complexity; Watch out for capacity-based pricing and egress costs; Know your costs of backup non-compliance.


Simplify Data Protection to Take Command of Your Hybrid Cloud

Traditional data protection solutions simply can’t deal with both on-premises and cloud-based workloads in a hybrid IT environment. Discover 6 VM protection must-haves and SaaS qualities to look for when researching a solution that properly protects VMs regardless of location.


FinOps: A New Approach to Cloud Financial Management

In today’s cloud-first world, businesses are struggling to catch up to the variable nature of cloud spending. DevOps and Agile have broken the traditional procurement model, where slow-moving financial decisions drove technology investments. Now, it’s all about micro-optimizations that adjust resources based on demand, thus shaping cloud spend. In this complex new reality, the organization needs a common language to master the unit economics of cloud to drive the competitive advantage.


Mastering the Fundamentals of AWS Cost Efficiency

The costs of running your AWS infrastructure can add up quickly if left unchecked. Without the right strategy, companies can wind up leaving a lot of savings on the table. Having worked with some of the biggest AWS spenders in the world, Apptio has identified notable trends in the way successful companies monitor, manage and mitigate their AWS costs. With this knowledge and leveraging the practice of FinOps this eBook provides a clear path to increased cost efficiency.


Digital Dialogue: New CloudFront Breakthrough… From Log Data to Business Insights in Minutes

Read this Digital Dialogue to find out about a solution that will transform your log data into usable insights in minutes with easy-to-understand dashboards, capabilities to dig deep into data to glean trends, and unlimited data retention.


Container security that won't slow you down

Developers want scalable container security that doesn’t crash the DevOps party. What if there was an integrated solution that’s built to provide security every step of the way, without slowing you down? Get it now.


Storage Patterns for Kubernetes

Have you run containers and discovered that storage isn’t as simple as mounting a directory? Perhaps you have exposure to Kubernetes and have discovered volumes but need more? The vast and flexible world of hyperconverged infrastructure and how that can be implemented with Kubernetes can help. Beyond understanding the pieces and parts, Kubernetes brings it all together with concrete examples of how your applications can benefit from enhanced storage capabilities. Learn more now.


Become a Disruptor in Your Industry

New technology and business approaches are disrupting industries. Organizations today face fast, ongoing changes in market situations, customer demand, and competitors. To remain successful, they need to digitally transform to deliver and scale high-quality, innovative applications and customer experiences. Hybrid cloud environments can provide the scalability, innovation, and flexibility needed for this transformation. Learn more.