Categorie: New Technology

Egress filtering: you need it!

Egress filtering: you need it!

Security in IT utilises the concept of “assume that you have been breached”. This means that applications and their related infrastructure should be setup in such a way that the impact of a real breach is minimised by making life difficult once an attacker has broken through the defences. Earlier, enablement of infrastructure had months …

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Why build your own multi-cloud developer platform?

Why build your own multi-cloud developer platform?

Multi-cloud, combined with Kubernetes (K8s) container technology offers an interesting approach for financials to accelerate innovation. Best practices for solutions of this kind can be found in other industries. A cross-platform approach when building a self-service environment for product teams ensures long-term flexibility. Another pointer is that it may be important that standardization is encouraged …

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Moving to Kubernetes in an easy way: Konveyor!

Moving to Kubernetes in an easy way: Konveyor!

Konveyor is a community of people passionate about helping others modernize and migrate their applications to the hybrid cloud by building tools, identifying patterns, and providing advice on how to break down monoliths, adopt containers, and embrace Kubernetes. Do take a look at their powerful tools to see if you can benefit from them: https://konveyor.io/. …

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Google’s Zero Trust Network approach

Google’s Zero Trust Network approach

It’s all about security, but also about access. Google has adopted a new model for their security. No longer do they choose for perimeter security, they implement security throughout their network. Do not trust your network. It is probably already owned! You can read more about it here: https://thenewstack.io/how-to-start-applying-googles-zero-trust-model/

Serverless, containers or just VMs?

Serverless, containers or just VMs?

Finally we see real adoption in the enterprise of containers and containerorchestrators. Kubernetes is gaining popularity, but FaaS is also taking a leap. What’s the current stand and what to expect? More about that can be read here: https://thenewstack.io/add-it-up-serverless-vs-kubernetes-vs-containers/

SWARMing: Scaling Without A Religious Methodology

SWARMing: Scaling Without A Religious Methodology

The most successful transformations I have experienced—the ones where you walk into the office and there is a tangible difference in the energy and interactions between people, where the commercial and management stakeholders are as excited and invested as the technology stakeholders, where everyone agrees on the metrics that matter and those metrics are trending …

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Beat Generosity Burnout

Beat Generosity Burnout

Selflessness at work leads to exhaustion — and often hurts the very people you want to help. Here’s how to share your time and expertise more effectively. Beat Generosity Burnout at Harvard Business Review.