Our reflections on the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Solutions

“Every organization — no matter how big or how small — needs data quality,” says Gartner in its newly published Magic Quadrant for Data Quality Solutions. However, with more and more data coming from more and more sources, it’s increasingly harder for data professionals to transform the growing data chaos into trusted and valuable data assets.


Introducing SimData V1.2

Hopefully you caught our Splunk Developer Spring 2020 Update in May, if you haven’t yet what are you waiting for? It introduces many updates from Splunk, including Splunk’s latest simulation tool — SimData. SimData is the best way to simulate correlated data sets for your Splunk apps. Here, we’ll cover the basics, and we’ve provided some helpful links at the bottom of this post for more details. We’ve got your back.


Secure Remote Access: Why It's Important and How to Do It Right

COVID-19 forced organizations all over the world to transition their employees to a work-from-home policy. That change came at a time when organizations’ connected infrastructure is more complex than ever. Such complexity doesn’t just extend across IT environments, either. Indeed, machines and production processes are also becoming increasingly complex as organizations with OT environments seek to address the challenges of the 21st century.


Telemetry Everywhere: Observability in the DevOps Cosmos

Rockets constantly blast off into space headed towards planets, aiming to create shiny new stars, while meteors whizz by them, threatening their journeys. That’s how global DevOps expert Helen Beal describes the complicated and risky universe of DevOps practitioners and SRE teams. The rockets are these teams’ frequent code releases. Planets represent customers that benefit from the value — stars — created by these launches.


Exposing AWS Lambda functions with the API Gateway

Amazon API Gateway is an AWS service that enables developers to create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale. You can create APIs that access AWS or other web services or resources, or data stored in the AWS Cloud. Together with AWS Lambda, API Gateway forms the key app-facing part of the AWS serverless infrastructure.


Cloud Marketplaces - The New Digital Way to Procure Software

Cloud computing is now mainstream. First, it facilitated the rapid ascent from start-up to public company for the likes of Dropbox, Uber and Snap. Today, the Fortune 500 have adopted the cloud to operate their digital businesses. Every industry vertical has used the cloud to launch digital products, and create immense stock price appreciation in the process.


Monitoring and Securing Cloud-Based Databases Is the Developer's Responsibility

Modern application development requires more work to ensure the development path and the data it produces are fully in sync, secure, optimized, and error-free. This responsibility has increasingly fallen upon application developers. They’re being asked to double as database administrators to maintain fluidity in the process and support an agency’s rapid release cycle.

Kublr, enterprise-grade Kubernetes | RBAC

Centrally deploy, run, and manage Kubernetes clusters across all of your environments with a comprehensive container orchestration platform that finally delivers on the Kubernetes promise. Optimized for large enterprises, Kublr is designed to provide multi-cluster deployments and observability. We made it easy, so your team can focus on what really matters: innovation and value generation.

Teleport 4.3 Demo | Privileged Access Management | SSH & Kubectl

In this video, we show the basic capabilities of Gravitational Teleport, an open-source Linux server for setting up infrastructure access via SSH or Kubernetes. Gravitational Teleport is a gateway for managing access to clusters of Linux servers via SSH or the Kubernetes API. Download Teleport Community here and try it for your self Check out our GitHub repo here If you want to ask any questions reach out here

Why Isn't There A Remediation Button within Change Tracker Gen7 R2?

NNT Change Tracker is a world class solution for evaluating the security posture of your infrastructure. Whether you adhere to frameworks such as the Center for Internet Security, NIST or even if you have a home baked version of how best to harden your environment, Change Tracker will assess and report on how your deployed assets measure up against the standard.


Is your Grafana dashboard ready to spot chaos?

When it comes to systems reliability, you wouldn’t normally think that unleashing additional chaos would actually be helpful, would you? As more engineering teams moved toward microservice-based architectures for cloud applications over the course of this past decade, many of them didn’t change their testing strategies.