Julian TroakeAuthor

February 9, 2017 - Hosting Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) on the AWS Cloud – Cost Saving

Julian Troake

Oracle ERP and Database Migration to the AWS CloudThe proof keeps stacking up that companies are successfully hosting Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) on the AWS Cloud. This winning combo of Oracle EBS and AWS Cloud produces reduced costs and increased performance that exceed customers’ expectations. Continue reading “Hosting Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) on the AWS Cloud – Cost Saving”

Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.
Cyndee MilleyAuthor

December 8, 2016 - The Importance of Defining Cloud Security Responsibilities

Cyndee Milley

Cloud Security ResponsibilitiesAs migration into the Cloud accelerates, the criticality of identifying who owns security responsibilities becomes imperative. What are the responsibilities of the Cloud infrastructure provider, the managed service provider, and the end customer? Delineation of these lines of responsibilities are key to a clear set of mutual expectations, an unambiguous Master Services Agreement (MSA), and, perhaps most importantly, a well-coordinated security incident response. Understanding who holds what information and how to tap into it can save valuable time in evaluating the extent of a suspected security event Continue reading “The Importance of Defining Cloud Security Responsibilities”

Cyndee Milley
Cyndee is the Director of Compliance and Internal Controls in Apps Associates Cloud Services Practice and a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). In addition to possessing a background in audit and compliance, Cyndee’s experience extends into IT security, user interface design, process improvement and information architecture. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Cyndee held positions at Charter Communications and Data Intensity.
Julian TroakeAuthor

October 17, 2016 - Learn How Fast You Can Improve Reporting with Oracle BICS

Julian Troake

oracle bicsWhat I love most about sharing Apps Associates’ success stories is that each one is a story of innovation. This latest story tells how we helped a customer quickly migrate to the cloud, rapidly improving their sales data reporting. Continue reading “Learn How Fast You Can Improve Reporting with Oracle BICS”

Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.
Julian TroakeAuthor

October 11, 2016 - How Migrating to AWS Made Thomas Publishing More Competitive

Julian Troake

EBS on AWS

We all know the heavy cost of maintaining on-premises data centers can drain any business’s resources and affect its competitiveness. Imagine the business impact when those resources are diverted to improve the business. We recently helped a company overcome this barrier to achieve success in the cloud that is saving them enormous amounts of money and giving them a new competitive agility.

Continue reading “How Migrating to AWS Made Thomas Publishing More Competitive”

Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.
Julian TroakeAuthor

August 31, 2016 - We’ve Got Even More Great Cloud Stories to Share

Julian Troake

More Great Cloud Stories to Share with YouSince our last blog, we’ve helped many more clients get on the cloud. The momentum for Oracle hosting on the AWS cloud is building and we’re excited to be on the leading edge of this IT revolution. Here are some more stories of businesses that have moved mission critical applications to the cloud. Continue reading “We’ve Got Even More Great Cloud Stories to Share”

Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.
Julian TroakeAuthor

August 18, 2016 - How Managed Services Will Keep You Humming in the Cloud

Julian Troake

How Managed Services Will Keep You Humming in the CloudCongratulations! You’ve successfully migrated to the cloud. You assessed your on-premises environment, chose your cloud platform, and transferred your applications and data. You’re done, right? Not quite. You now have to make sure that you realize the benefits of the cloud but, to do that, you need to optimize and then continuously manage your cloud environment. Let me reveal to you what needs to be done to keep your new cloud environment humming along. Continue reading “How Managed Services Will Keep You Humming in the Cloud”

Julian Troake
Julian is the Marketing Director at Apps Associates and is responsible for developing and implementing the marketing strategy. Julian has a broad background in IT services marketing, communications, internet marketing, and sales support and has delivered successful marketing campaigns across the globe. Prior to joining Apps Associates, Julian held senior positions in Fortune 500 companies like Xerox and EMC Corporation.