Home Architecture Data and Storage

Data and Storage

Data and Storage are a key aspect in any infrastructure. While storage needs hardware, most solutions are now mostly ‘dumb’ hardware with intelligent software. In cloud and container environments, persistence of storage is separated from the application or container itself. Enterprises require data resilience, security, disaster recovery, strict performance SLAs and operations across clouds.

Tests maintenance

What is continuous testing and why does it matter?

Modern DevOps teams employ professionals which master multiple skills. Strong software development skills are one of the most important. Your team members also need to have a security mindset. And last...
SAST tool selection - integrations

SAST tool selection – tips to pick the right one for you

Every organization which treads security as a top priority needs a Static Application Security Testing (SAST) tool. Run this tool against every software application before you push out new versions to...
Close your DevOps loop – Playbooks as Code can help

Close your DevOps loop – Playbooks as Code can help

DevOps is all about enriching your end-user experience. Continuous feedback to improve your applications is an important discipline. The faster you respond to (external) changes the better. Disruptions in production need...
An introduction to Predictive Analytics

An introduction to Predictive Analytics

Is it "just a hype" or a new trend to watch for? A relative new movement is predictive analytics. All kinds of organizations become increasingly aware of it and use it...
CockroachDB

CockroachDB is a hassle-free SQL database for multiple clouds

Everyone knows: cockroaches are annoying, highly persistent bugs. They can live under extreme conditions and always keep coming back even if you eliminated them all. When it comes to your valuable...

Why the PX-Backup container-native approach is crucial for data protection

Containers are very different than virtual machines. The more prescriptive way containers store data forces admins and developers to put more thought into which data goes where. It also means traditional...
Shadow IT

Coming out of the dark – what is shadow IT and how to deal...

Everyone who works in a large organization knows it: there are (probably) a lot of IT projects that are not officially sanctioned. Although not a new phenomenon, it is important to...
F5 Container Ingress Services

F5 Container Ingress Services blends BIG-IP with cloud-native workloads

In this final installment of our Amazic World series sponsored by F5, we’re looking at F5’s continued investments in datacenter security for container deployments using F5 Container Ingress Services. This is post...
Choose the right cloud provider: 7 considerations

Choose the right cloud provider: 7 considerations

Don't feel like reading? Listen to this article via the player below: Amazic · Choose The Right Cloud Provider: 7 Considerations It should be no surprise: cloud providers have quickly become the platform...
The App Factory A slow movement towards rapid change

The App Factory: A slow movement towards rapid change

Download this whitepaper to learn how to remove silos and increase visibility. As the increasing need for dependable applications proliferates across nearly every industry, many organizations rush to release apps that do...