Rackspace Updates Compass AWS Management Software

Rackspace, a managed cloud service company, has updated its Compass management software for Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS). It now includes more than 350 automated best practices checks and other features. Compass offers Rackspace customers cost management, security, compliance, AWS usage and AWS inventory services. This tool is part the company’s Fanatical Support for AWS

Rackspace extends ‘Fanatical support’ to AWS

Rackspace confirmed earlier rumors Tuesday by announcing that it will expand its cloud support offerings for Amazon Web Services (AWS) Inc. Rackspace’s “Fanatical support for AWS” offering, which Rackspace offers to customers in the United States, and across all AWS regions (except China and the AWS GovCloud), is now available. This announcement comes as part

Rackspace Doubles Down on AWS Partnership

Rackspace, a managed cloud services provider, is expanding its services to move customers to Amazon Web Services. This week, the company announced a joint initiative to AWS to combine their resources to help customers migrate to AWS. AWS will relocate some of its professional service team to Rackspace’s San Antonio headquarters as part of the

Rackspace Adds Professional Support Services To AWS Offerings

Rackspace, a managed cloud specialist, today announced that it will be adding professional services to its Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS cloud offerings. The San Antonio-based company trademarked the term Fanatical Support for its services. It announced Fanatical Support AWS Professional Services to help customers migrate and understand their AWS environments. The company stated that

Qumulo Publishes its File-Based Storage Solution on AWS

Qumulo is a provider of file-based storage solutions that are highly scalable and can be extended to Amazon Web Services (AWS). Tuesday’s announcement by Qumulo File Fabric (F2) made it available immediately on AWS. Qumulo File Fabric (F2) is designed for data-intensive companies — Qumulo’s current customers include entertainment conglomerates and medical research universities —

CTERA offers On-Demand Data Security Protection for AWS Cloud

CTERA Networks’ data protection service on-demand is now available on Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS). The CTERA Cloud Server Data Protection Platform allows enterprises to deploy file-level backup solutions that automatically protect applications and servers in the cloud. CTERA stated that its offering allows enterprises to deduplicate or compress backups at the source. This results

CSSLP Certification: Everything you Need to Know

Table of Contents What is CSSLP Certification?Benefits of CSSLP CertificationPrerequisitesCSSLP Exam DetailsCSSLP Domains What is CSSLP Certification? In 2008, the Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP), or International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2 was launched. It is a vendor-neutral credential. The CSSLP certification certifies that the certified professional is able to apply best security

AWS Resource Groups Creation

You are often given the option to add tags to objects created in Amazon Web Services (AWS). It is easy to accumulate many objects in AWS. Tagging can help you locate specific objects. However, tagging can also be used to create resource groups. Resource groups are, like their name suggests, a logical grouping AWS resources.

Create policies for Amazon3 Storage Buckets

Amazon Web Services (AWS), makes it easy to set basic permissions for its Simple Storage Service buckets (S3) via the AWS console. Sometimes, however you might need more control over bucket permissions than can be achieved with the basic permission checkboxes. You can create a bucket policy in these situations. JSON files are the basis

AWS: Creating and Logging in to a Windows VM

Logging into a virtual machine (VM), seems simple. It’s so easy that I seriously considered skipping this topic. However, administrators of Windows often have trouble logging in to a VM or deploying it to Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) when they first use it. Although the process is not difficult, it is quite different than