KirkpatrickPrice Launches Cloud Security Posture Management Solution

by Lindsay Culbreath / January 19th, 2023

Cybersecurity auditing firm KirkpatrickPrice has launched a Cloud Security Posture Management Solution that allows organizations to scan their cloud environments against industry benchmarks for Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), and Microsoft Azure. This solution customizes a report that will allow users to identify and prioritize their cloud security risks.  Videos and recommendations are integrated in the report from KirkpatrickPrice cloud security experts to assist with remediation efforts. …

Cloud Compliance and Security: The Truth Behind 5 Cloud Computing Myths

by Hannah Grace Holladay / May 31st, 2022

Cloud computing myths have occupied the IT world since the cloud became a viable infrastructure hosting option a decade and a half ago. Those of us who worked in IT at the time remember the many misconceptions about what the cloud was and whether it was possible to host business-critical services in the cloud while maintaining security and regulatory compliance.  The IT industry and the cloud have evolved beyond all…

5 Reasons to Migrate Your Data Center to the Cloud

by Hannah Grace Holladay / April 18th, 2022

Have you considered moving your business’s data center to the cloud? The proportion of businesses operating an in-house data center declined over the last decade. Many—from small companies to multinational corporations—migrated their workloads to the cloud. Estimates suggest that about a third of businesses run more than 50% of their workloads in the cloud, and the majority run at least some workloads on cloud platforms such as Amazon Web Services…

5 Cloud Migration Benefits in 2022

by Hannah Grace Holladay / March 7th, 2022

Cloud platforms are popular, but they aren’t yet ubiquitous. Six out of ten businesses have conducted a cloud migration, but that implies four out of ten haven’t. If your business hasn’t made the leap to cloud infrastructure, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about. In this article, we explore five reasons you may want to reconsider moving some of your workloads to cloud platform like AWS or…

Best Practices for Using AWS CloudTrail

by Hannah Grace Holladay / February 28th, 2022

Every user action can and should be tracked. On cloud platforms like AWS, user actions and service events interact with the platform’s management interfaces, whether with the web console or the API, which allows most things that happen in your cloud environment to be logged.  The transparency provided by comprehensive logging is one of the cloud’s most consequential security and compliance benefits. Using logs allows you to record all processing…