4 Challenges Businesses Face Due to Big Data

Big Data can be a double edged sword- expansive information about your customers, processes or products can help you grow and improve, but too much can bury you in cost and confusion. Here's four Big Data challenges companies need to be aware of. 

Create a VPC in 7 Steps Using Amazon Web Services

For organizations moving infrastructure or other sensitive services to the cloud, VPCs are a requirement. Here's how to get your VPC setup in seven steps with AWS.

Public, Private or Hybrid Clouds: What's the Difference?

The distinctions between the different types of clouds can be confusing. Public, Private, Hybrid- what exactly sets them apart and which is right for your business? Let's clear the air between the three.

Apache's Hadoop: 10 Things You Need to Know

While it may have a funny name, Hadoop provides all of the key elements which make this open-source software framework a powerhouse for those needing speed, strength and dependability. Here's a breakdown of it's key features. 

4 Fundamental Options to Securely Design AWS Virtual Private Cloud

Many IT leaders are apprehensive about heading into the wilds of a public cloud which is why Amazon Web Services' VPC provides hybrid private cloud capabilities combining the openness of a public network and the security of a private one. But here's what you should know about it first.

Moving to the Cloud Part 2: AWS Products and Services

In the second installment of our Moving to the Cloud series, we look at the AWS products and services you'll want to review before making the decision to move into their cloud.

4 Reasons Why You Should Use Inspector from Amazon Web Services

Inspector from Amazon Web Service is a cost effective, automated assessment that helps ensure the security and compliance of your cloud deployed applications. Here's how it can help your organization.     

The Business Intelligence Software You Didn't Know You Had

Users of MS Excel 2013 or above have BI capabilities built in with PowerPivot; a powerful, low-cost solution for collecting and analyzing your data. Here's a look how its implementation and productivity increasing abilities can be gained without investing too much time or money.