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”

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 TroakeAuthor

July 13, 2016 - How Easy it is to Migrate Oracle Applications to the Cloud

Julian Troake

Stories Show You How Easy it is to Migrate Oracle Applications to the CloudMigrating and hosting Oracle Business Applications on the AWS (Amazon Web Services) cloud isn’t something to fear. We make the transition as easy as possible for our clients regardless of industry, company size, or existing infrastructure. Experience counts when it comes to cloud migration and we’ve completed dozens of migrations so we know all the pitfalls to avoid. Here are some examples: Continue reading “How Easy it is to Migrate Oracle Applications to the Cloud”

Greg BouchillonAuthor

April 20, 2016 - What is the most important change we need to make when adopting cloud technology?

Greg Bouchillon

Cloud Blog PostIn my webinar and ebook, I talked about the new methodology we’re using at Apps Associates to foster successful cloud adoption. In this post, I want to delve deeper into a particular aspect of cloud adoption that is crucial for success: change management. Continue reading “What is the most important change we need to make when adopting cloud technology?”

Satyendra PasalapudiAuthor

July 1, 2014 - Trends in Cloud Computing – Big Data’s New Home

Satyendra Pasalapudi

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IT organizations are increasingly looking to cloud computing as the structure to support their big data projects. While enterprises often keep their most sensitive data in-house, huge volumes of public data such as social media may be stored externally. Continue reading “Trends in Cloud Computing – Big Data’s New Home”

Bill SaltysAuthor

July 1, 2014 - Welcome to Apps Blog “In Tune”– The Place for Cloud, Analytics, Integration, SaaS and More!

Bill Saltys

Hello everyone and welcome to In Tune, our new blog! Apps Associates is a global provider of IT consulting services headquartered in Boston, MA. Founded in 2002, our firm was formed on the principle that ‘there has to be a better way’ to provide high value, high quality IT services. Continue reading “Welcome to Apps Blog “In Tune”– The Place for Cloud, Analytics, Integration, SaaS and More!”