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The Six Essentials for DevOps Team Excellence

Enterprises are innovating and delivering digital services quicker than ever before. To achieve success, security must be in place. Learn how to maintain agility and security with "The Six Essentials for DevOps Team Excellence". Read now!


AWS Security Fitness Guide: 11 Exercises to Get CloudFit

The bad guys are continuously looking for your cloud’s weaknesses, so don’t delay in getting your cloud security into shape. The “AWS Security Fitness Guide” will coach you through the necessary exercises to strengthen your cloud infrastructure. Read now!


16 Ways to Protect Your Cloud from Ransomware

Knowing your cloud inside and out is key to ransomware resistance. In “16 Ways to Protect Your Cloud from Ransomware,” learn about the cloud stack and how your organization can protect itself from ransomware threats. Read now!


Top 10 AWS Security Risks

AWS gives you thousands of ways to configure your cloud resources to ensure they are secure. The downside is that there are thousands of ways to mess it up. Even the most experienced users make mistakes. Learn about what you might be missing with the “Top 10 AWS Security Risks.” Read now!


Secrets to Fast, Easy High Availability for SQL Server in Amazon Web Services

This white paper reveals the secrets to running SQL Server in the cloud without sacrificing high availability protection. Learn how new AWS Quick Start templates are making HA clusters for SQL Server easy to configure and deploy. Learn more!


Infographic - Proximity Matters

View this infographic to find out more about what Equinix with 180+ data centers across five continents (22 countries) in 44 markets can do to help you get the most out of the cloud. Learn more.


Conversational Amazon Web Services

Cloud computing has changed IT like few other things, and has been one of the defining technologies of the last decade. Even so, cloud computing can be somewhat ambiguous. Terms such as IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, DRaaS, and others make for an alphabet soup of over-hyped buzz words. Read on.


F5 and AWS: Advanced Application Delivery Services in the Cloud

AWS gives organizations the ability to build, test, and deploy applications without any on-premises equipment. As part of the AWS ecosystem, F5’s advanced application delivery services are available and configured to help apps go faster, smarter, and safer. Learn more.


MailControl Case Study

MailControl needed more visibility into the email traffic flowing through its application. Using virtualized F5 services on AWS, they increased their application monitoring capabilities and improved security, while automating processes to support its agile DevOps process. Read on.


Build a Better Cloud Guide

Each cloud migration effort is unique, with no single path. This guide is meant to support your journey as important decisions about your applications in the context of your new cloud environment and your business need to be made. Learn more.