Steve Prentice

How Security Certification Helps Cloud Service Providers Stay Transparent and Credible

By Steve Prentice | November 15, 2017

Security Certification Helps Cloud Service Providers If you are a cloud service provider (CSP), you know your customers have a choice as to who to work with, but do you know what will help tip the scales in your favor?

JP

The Case for Microservices Sprawl at Sea

By Steve Prentice | October 24, 2017

Microservices Sprawl at Sea Why would anyone want to talk about microservices when they can talk about cruise ships? Taking a cruise is a popular life event for hundreds of thousands of vacationers every year. The image of a huge

cloud computing certification

Why Certification Matters for Cloud Service Providers

By Steve Prentice | October 16, 2017

Certification for Cloud Service Providers As of 2017, the concept of “cloud” has become more of a norm for companies and organizations worldwide. Most now use cloud service providers (CSPs) for some part of their business, and cloud has grown

Managed Cloud Providers

The Loosely Coupled World of Microservices Management

By Steve Prentice | October 4, 2017

Microservices Management Loosely coupled. This term appears frequently when describing microservices architecture, but is it a term that can be applied with equal gusto to management? And should it? Our answer is yes, both within IT operations and the executive.

The Shift from Monolithic to Microservices: What It Means for CTOs.

By Steve Prentice | September 27, 2017

The Shift to Microservices The shift in application development strategies is moving from monolithic design to isolated and resilient components known as microservices. As a result, applications that were designed with platform entanglements such as database and messaging layers have

AI investment

PODCAST – EPISODE 3: Showrooming, Blockchain, and the Content Your Commerce Site Needs

By Steve Prentice | June 21, 2017

CLOUDTWEAKS PODCAST It’s not your grandma’s SEO. Using content management to promote your ecommerce business is a lot different than it was a mere decade ago. It is more sophisticated and yet more subtle, incorporating outbound messages from all your

PODCAST – EPISODE 2: Trains, Security and AI

By Steve Prentice | April 12, 2017

CloudTweaks Podcast The power of Twitter, the importance of teaming up with a cloud security specialist, how trains are using AI and news about Bitcoin and the Blockchain.  This is a recent interview with Rich Campagna, ‎SVP Products & Marketing at

Viewing Digital Payments as a Boulevard of Commerce

By Steve Prentice | March 20, 2017

Digital Payments A boulevard is a wide street that runs in two directions and usually has a median in the middle. This is important to remember for anyone looking to build a strategy for payment and commerce in the mobile

PODCAST – EPISODE 1: Most Efficient Way To Transport Mega-petabytes Of Data

By Steve Prentice | March 12, 2017

CloudTweaks Podcast Discussing Cloud Security with Zohar Alon, CEO of Dome9. Also what is the fastest and most efficient way to transport mega-petabytes of data? Hint: it has 18 wheels. And our outsider’s perspective from Jeremy Daniel. Contact us for

How Printers Help Hackers Hide In Plain Sight

By Steve Prentice | January 26, 2017

Printers and Hackers Spies and thieves often do their best work by hiding in plain sight. No one suspects the person sipping coffee at the table across from you in the coffee shop – the one who happens to be

POPULAR

The Evolution of the IoT Broker

The Evolution of the IoT Broker

The IoT Broker The concept of a cloud broker has changed and we now instead call it the Hybrid Cloud ...
5 Tips For Improving Enterprise Cloud Success In 2017

5 Tips For Improving Enterprise Cloud Success In 2017

Improving Enterprise Cloud There has been an increase in the adoption rate of cloud technology to help businesses keep capital ...
Three Essential Ways to Keep your Cloud Infrastructure Secure and Reliable

Three Essential Ways to Keep your Cloud Infrastructure Secure and Reliable

Keeping Your Cloud Infrastructure Secure Companies of all sizes are now truly embracing cloud computing according to research from IDC with spending ...
Using Cloud Analytics To Improve Customer Experience

Using Cloud Analytics To Improve Customer Experience

Evolution of Cloud Analytics Moving data to the cloud, once considered a strenuous task, has now become commonplace in most ...
R.I.C.E: Reducing Cost, Improving Compliance, Controlling Data, Enhancing Experience

R.I.C.E: Reducing Cost, Improving Compliance, Controlling Data, Enhancing Experience

R.I.C.E Therapy for Next Generation Customer Experience As industries worldwide adapt to the digital transformation that is modernizing many business ...
Driving Transformation? It is possible to predict the future.

Driving Transformation? It is possible to predict the future.

Driving Transformation Previously, I wrote about the criticality of defining the Vision for your transformation - what is your real objective, how ...
How Wearable Devices Are Making A Healthy Society Around Us

How Wearable Devices Are Making A Healthy Society Around Us

Wearable Devices Having smartphones to smarter the way we communicate or stay connected is an old fable. Technology has evolved ...
Future of Identity Protection

AI and the Future of Identity Protection

Future of Identity Protection There’s a lot of alarm over who stands to lose their job to automation and artificial ...