Securing Data at Rest with Encryption

| April 26, 2016

article image
This whitepaper provides an overview of the options for encrypting data at rest in AWS services. It describes these options in terms of where encryption keys are stored and how access to those keys is controlled. Both server-side and client-side encryption methods are discussed with examples of how each can be accomplished in various AWS services.

Spotlight

Star Analytics (Acquired by IBM)

Star Analytics, Inc. is a leading provider of finance automation and integration software for Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Business Intelligence (BI) applications.

OTHER ARTICLES

Are Manufacturing Companies in Danger of Implementing a Fake Cloud ERP Solution?

Article | April 6, 2021

When it comes to growing your manufacturing business, speed is the name of the game. When technology capabilities increase, customer expectations tend to increase at an even faster rate. Customers now assume that key team members working anywhere will have complete project information at their fingertips. Not with a fake cloud ERP solution. Your bottom line depends on your ability to exploit new business opportunities before your competitors do. Consider why a cloud system is needed to deal with this challenge: Every decision you make on the shop floor or in the field is closely tied to accounting—and every accounting decision requires heavy input from the shop floor, sales, and service departments. Wherever your employees are working, they need speedy access to all the information that’s relevant to the decision at hand.

Read More

Zoom, Microsoft cloud usage are rocketing during coronavirus pandemic, new data show

Article | March 30, 2020

New data points Monday bear out that digital tools like Zoom Video Communications Inc.’s teleconferencing software and Microsoft Corp.’s cloud-computing offering are seeing huge spikes in usage as the COVID-19 pandemic keeps workers housebound.Zoom ZM, -0.79% is thought to be a key beneficiary of the novel coronavirus outbreak, which has forced more employers to experiment with remote-work tools. Shares have surged roughly 50% in the past month on the expectation that businesses and schools are increasingly experimenting with the company’s videoconferencing tools and might even stick around as paying customers after the public-health crisis subsides.

Read More

Getting Your Users to Buy into the Software Solution You Bought for Them

Article | February 14, 2020

How sad is shelfware? Software that ends up on the shelf (meaning nobody uses it) can be anything from a minor annoyance to a huge and tragically missed opportunity. After all, just think – you invested time, effort, and money into applications that you selected with loving care and attention to provide your team project management solutions to be more productive. And after all that, you’re going to let it end up as shelfware gathering digital dust?

Read More

Google Cloud launches Game Servers, a managed cloud backend for games

Article | March 24, 2020

Google Cloud today announced the beta launch of Game Servers, a managed service that provides game developers with the usual backend services for running their games, including multi-player games, in the company's cloud. It's worth stressing that these are not game streaming servers but solely meant to make it easier for game developers to build, scale and manage the backend services for their games.

Read More

Spotlight

Star Analytics (Acquired by IBM)

Star Analytics, Inc. is a leading provider of finance automation and integration software for Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Business Intelligence (BI) applications.

Events