Learn Google Cloud by Doing with New Google Cloud Training!

Linux Academy

Ready to learn Google Cloud by doing? From new courses to new labs, we have a ton of exciting new Google Cloud updates at Linux Academy ( where you can get the most Google Cloud training on this planet! ). Google Cloud Sandboxes.

8 Google Cloud Security Best Practices

Palo Alto Networks

If you’ll be at Google Next this week in San Francisco, stop by booth S1739 and check out a demo of how we help secure public cloud environments. Google has been making some great inroads with their cloud expansion. You can’t assume Google will secure the cloud for you.

Announcing Instant Hands-On Labs for Google Cloud

Linux Academy

Today, we’re happy to announce instant labs are now part of our Google Cloud Consoles in the Linux Academy Cloud Playground! Your staff can practice in a safe environment without worrying about cost, reimbursement, account management, or compliance.

Google Cloud Sandbox Environments On Demand with Playground

Linux Academy

We’ve been talking about it for a while now during our Weekly Updates, and we’re finally ready to reveal our Google Sandbox Environment! These Google Playground Cloud Sandbox environments are available for all of our individual and business accounts!

8 Google Cloud Security Best Practices

Palo Alto Networks

If you’ll be at Google Next this week in San Francisco, stop by booth S1739 and check out a demo of how we help secure public cloud environments. Google has been making some great inroads with their cloud expansion. You can’t assume Google will secure the cloud for you.

Introducing Google Cloud Hands-On Labs by Linux Academy

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is the industry-leading hands-on lab cloud training platform with unique hands-on labs that are not found anywhere else. Recently, we expanded the hands-on lab platform to include: instant labs , instant terminal , Cloud Playground , and Cloud Sandboxes. Today, I’m excited to announce our brand new hands-on lab offering for Google Cloud. Google Cloud is rapidly becoming a must-have tool in the enterprise toolbox.

Google Cloud and Palo Alto Networks: A Closer Look

Palo Alto Networks

In this post, guest bloggers Vineet Bhan, Sheba Roy and Ashish Verma of Google Cloud share a closer look at product integrations between Google Cloud and Palo Alto Networks. With this integration, customers can get compliance visibility into their full stack.

CloudBees, Atos Partner to Offer a CI/CD Stack for Google Cloud

The New Stack

For those organizations opting for Google Cloud as well as new on-premise deployments, services and solutions provider Atos and Jenkins provider CloudBees say they have begun to jointly offer an integrated service as a managed platform for continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD).

Google Cloud at Ignite Europe ‘19

Palo Alto Networks

Most enterprises have hybrid or multi-cloud deployments, and maintaining consistent security posture across all deployments is one of their top priorities. With this integration, customers can get compliance visibility into their full stack. Visit the Google Cloud booth (#300).

How Paybase Overcame Default Kubernetes Security Settings for PCI DSS Compliance

The New Stack

We’re talking being able to bypass firewall rules and gaining access to Google Cloud Services that you don’t have access to — all from within a tiny, teeny container.”. Weak Link #1: Google Kubernetes Engine. Overcoming Kubernetes Challenges to PCI DSS Compliance.

Seven Guiding Principles to Selecting the Right Cloud Security Solution

Palo Alto Networks

Director, Systems Engineering, Public Cloud at Palo Alto Networks. The Palo Alto Networks SE team has firsthand knowledge of the unique and diverse cloud security challenges that prospective customers are looking to solve. Allan Kristensen, Sr.

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Why Are We Excited About the REAN Cloud Acquisition?

Hu's Place - HitachiVantara

Forbes believes it is an imperative for CIOs to view cloud computing as a critical element of their competitiveness. Cloud-based spending will reach 60% of all IT infrastructure and 60-70% of all software, services, and technology spending by 2020.

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New Report Spotlights Misconfigurations as the biggest threat to Cloud Security

Netskope

It’s easy to assume that cloud service providers like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP), are fully responsible for every aspect of cloud security. Only 30% of respondents have a “single cloud” deployment strategy.

Real-World Enterprise Security Experience at KubeSec Summit

Aqua Security

For the second time, Aqua will host the KubeSec Enterprise Summit next week, together with our co-hosts AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, and Red Hat.

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Change Healthcare’s Road to Cloud Compliance is Paved with Lessons Learned

Palo Alto Networks

That is until about 5 years ago when we set out on our digital transformation journey with all roads leading to the cloud. Longer term, our cloud strategy will encompass IT operations that account for roughly one third of the company’s annual revenue. Phase I – Cloud 1.0.

Free Courses at Linux Academy — August 2019

Linux Academy

Our free cloud training allows students to begin developing their Linux and Cloud skills. August Study Group: Whether you need the Cloud Practitioner certification for work or a personal goal, studying and staying on track is hard. Google Cloud Essentials (NEW).

New Chef Features Focus on ‘Effortless Infrastructure’

The New Stack

General Dynamics Information Technology division is a government-focused IT organization with around 300 cloud accounts and operates around 15,000 nodes. They then can then run on any modern platform, including AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.

Cloud Security Transformed – Evident and RedLock

Palo Alto Networks

Today marks an important milestone in our commitment to building the most comprehensive public cloud security platform. Two pioneering products, Evident and RedLock, have been combined into one super product to offer best-in-class compliance and security for multi-cloud environments, including AWS, Azure and Google Cloud. The complementary nature of cloud security analytics and compliance.

Google’s Cloud Services Platform Brings Managed Kubernetes to Hybrid Cloud

The New Stack

The benefits of the cloud may be seen as a foregone conclusion at this point, but there still remain a number of reasons that businesses don’t make the transition, whether the investment in on-prem hardware, industry regulations, or the time and skill required to make the move.

Free Courses at Linux Academy — August 2019

Linux Academy

Our free cloud training allows students to begin developing their Linux and Cloud skills. August Study Group: Whether you need the Cloud Practitioner certification for work or a personal goal, studying and staying on track is hard. Google Cloud Essentials (NEW).

9 trends to watch in systems engineering and operations

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Knative vs. AWS Lambda vs. Microsoft Azure Functions vs. Google Cloud. It does have a lot going for it, though—namely, that it’s open source and portable between cloud providers. Cloud-native infrastructure.

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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Now Available In Linux Academy Cloud Playground

Linux Academy

Linux Academy is happy to announce that the new Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Distribution is available in the Linux Academy Cloud Playground. Cloud Playground is included in both individual Linux Academy memberships , as well as business memberships.

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HyperGrid Named Visionary in Gartner MQ for Cloud Management Platforms

Hypergrid

If that sounds like you then you may have missed that HyperGrid was named a Visionary in Gartner’s inaugural Magic Quadrant (MQ) for Cloud Management Platforms released last week. Microsoft Azure Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) Program Support: Azure CSP partners can leverage HyperCloud 6.0

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A More Secure Everywhere. From Containers to Serverless and Beyond!

Palo Alto Networks

The addition of Twistlock further strengthens our capabilities in cloud security and will help customers accelerate their journey to the cloud with consistent and comprehensive security across public, private and hybrid cloud deployments. Secure the Cloud Twistlock

We’ll be at Learning Solutions 2019

Linux Academy

76% of companies believe there is a shortage of Linux and Cloud professionals. Cloud Playground: Your team can spin up AWS and Google Cloud sandbox environments and virtual machines at no additional costs nor management.

Twistlock Enhances Visibility into Multicloud, Istio, Kubernetes

The New Stack

Cloud Discovery , an open source tool that cloud native security vendor Twistlock released a few weeks ago, is just one of the new features in its latest security platform release, version 18.11. “As It’s kind of a Google map of your environment….

Top 6 Questions to Ask Your Cloud DLP Vendor: Public Cloud

Netskope

We’ve put together an ebook of considerations when choosing a cloud DLP vendor to protect sensitive data in the various cloud services that your employees use. Question 3: What do you offer for data protection in public clouds or IaaS/PaaS?

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Cloud Storage Services for Cloud Native Applications

The New Stack

This article is part of a multipart series on cloud native storage. Cloud storage is vital to the work of cloud native applications, so choosing from a large portfolio of cloud services can be difficult. Cloud Storage Services for Cloud Native Workloads.

As Enterprises Experiment with Containers, Secure Access Remains a Challenge

The New Stack

The speed of business development is ever-accelerating, with faster software release cycles, automated continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines, extreme scalability and elasticity of production environments, and public and private cloud adoption.

Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE) – The Leader in Hosted Container Orchestration

ParkMyCloud

One of Google Cloud’s killer products is Google Kubernetes Engine, or GKE. Since Google was the original creator of the Kubernetes container scheduler, it’s fitting that they are considered to be at the forefront of Kubernetes management and development. In spite of the fact that Kubernetes is now managed by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation , Google is still a major contributor to the open-source Kubernetes project on Github. Cloud Services

A More Secure Everywhere. From Containers to Serverless and Beyond!

Palo Alto Networks

The addition of Twistlock further strengthens our capabilities in cloud security and will help customers accelerate their journey to the cloud with consistent and comprehensive security across public, private and hybrid cloud deployments. Secure the Cloud Twistlock

5 Priorities for the Cloud Center of Excellence

ParkMyCloud

One of the terms we have been hearing used more often when talking to prospects and customers alike is Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE). DevOps, CloudOps, Infrastructure and Finance teams are joining together to create a cloud center to improve cloud operations in the enterprise.

How Western Asset Management Is Mitigating Cloud Threats

Palo Alto Networks

A recent Accenture survey found 90% of banking respondents stating that cloud enables and accelerates innovative adoption. Managing security, risk and regulatory compliance can be challenging in an agile, dynamic cloud environment. Out-of-the-box compliance and auditing features.

Tech Companies To Watch For This Year

KitelyTech

Bitglass is a cybersecurity provider that aims to protect companies against the risks associated with the use of cloud-based applications. They ensure that data is secure alongside regulatory compliance.

Introducing Prisma, a New Approach to Cloud Security

Palo Alto Networks

Today we introduced Prisma , a new cloud security suite. We believe Prisma will transform the cloud journey for our customers by securing access, protecting data, and securing applications. From the beginning, our approach to cloud security has been aimed at delivering the best security while embracing the unique needs of the cloud. Prisma Public Cloud provides continuous visibility, security and compliance monitoring across public multi-cloud deployments.

Managing the Cloud is Complex, but How You Secure it Shouldn’t Be

Firemon

If you’ve ever tried to count clouds in the sky, you know how hard it is to keep track of them as they move and change over time. Storm clouds can gather quickly with little warning. Keeping up with the complexity involved in securing today’s multi-cloud environments is no different.

Introducing Cloud Playground: Even More Hands-On Training Features

Linux Academy

I’m happy to announce that Cloud Playground is now available on Linux Academy! Seven years ago we launched our first Cloud Servers interface providing the ability for Linux Academy students to spin up virtual machines on demand as part of their membership. Azure cloud console.

AWS and Symantec Each Redefine the ‘Single Pane of Glass’ for the Cloud

The New Stack

Trusted by 35% of the Fortune 100, Twistlock is the world’s first truly comprehensive cloud native security platform — providing holistic coverage across hosts, containers, and serverless in a single platform. Cloud Services Security Feature SponsoredTwistlock sponsored this post.

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How to Stay Secure in a Multi-Cloud Environment

Palo Alto Networks

Scroll forward 19 years and we now find ourselves in a world where disruption and innovation are a daily occurrence due to the low barriers to entry created by public cloud. How do security leaders design a strategy that effectively addresses the processes and tools required to manage the new risks and threats cloud presents? First, let’s start with a definition of what we mean by multi-cloud. Challenges of a Multi-Cloud Environment. Points of View cloud security

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Lets Cloud. Smarter. (Huh, What?!) – A deeper look into HyperCloud 6.0

Hypergrid

Our goal since day one has been to help businesses simplify and get more benefit from each stage of their cloud adoption. So much so, that we recently adopted a new tagline of “Cloud. When we set out to develop the next-generation of HyperCloud, we evaluated everything against this new tagline – would it help enterprises and Managed Service Providers (MSPs) “Cloud. and its various new features that will help you “Cloud. Advanced users of the public cloud?