Steve Prentice

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Breached Data – Keeping it Secret Doesn’t Make It Go Away

By Steve Prentice | December 6, 2017

Breached Data When Uber’s massive data breach made it to the public’s ears recently, it became a member of an infamous group of companies who not only had vital customer data stolen, but who sat on the story and did

ISVs and Future Proofing Your Payment Integration

By Steve Prentice | December 5, 2017

ISV Payment Integration Proofing When a consumer walks into a store, or browses an online ecommerce site, very little thought is given over to the “paying” part until the time comes. At that moment, a fast and convenient point-of-sale or

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?

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

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.

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

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

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Moving Test and Dev to the Cloud: How the “As-A-Service” Economy Delivers Tangible Benefits

By Steve Prentice | January 24, 2017

Moving Test and Dev to the Cloud Have you ever seen the old parlor trick in which a person pulls a tablecloth out from under a fully set table without disturbing a single item of cutlery or glassware? It’s something

When The Cloud Comes To The Black Friday Table

By Steve Prentice | November 24, 2016

Black Friday Black Friday, as most people know, is the busiest shopping day of the year, occurring immediately after U.S. Thanksgiving, and ushering in the “official” beginning of the Christmas/Holiday shopping season. Its name has come to represent the time