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How Cloudticity Automates Kubernetes on AWS

As healthcare organizations leverage the public cloud to build complex multi-tiered applications, they are finding it increasingly difficult to deploy and manage these systems in a secure, scalable, and consistent manner.  To solve some of these ... Read more
| Author Rob Williams, tagged in kubernetes, managed kubernetes

NoOps: How Extreme Automation Is Accelerating Healthcare Innovation

Cloud computing has paved the way for a new generation of faster software development and deployment, known as DevOps. Healthcare organizations leverage DevOps to improve security, agility, efficiency, and to deliver software faster. ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in DevOps, NoOps

What is the Cost of HITRUST CSF Certification in 2021?

With a 320% year over year increase in cyber attacks, the healthcare industry is increasingly a target for hackers. HITRUST CSF is an advanced system of controls created to address the demands for data security in healthcare.  Let's discuss why ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in HITRUST certification, HITRUST CSF, HITRUST cost, HITRUST certification cost

AWS Savings Plans 2020

AWS has introduced two new Savings Plans this year. They both offer substantial savings compared to On-Demand compute pricing.  The Savings Plans can be used in conjunction with Reserved Instances (RIs).   Read this blog to understand the ... Read more
| Author Nicole Chaika, tagged in aws cost optimization, cloud cost, aws savings plans

Choosing a HITRUST Cloud Hosting Partner: 6 Things To Know Before You Buy

Healthcare, life sciences, and genomic organizations are moving to the cloud in order to harness the power of faster software development and deployment, improved performance, and lower operational costs. ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in

How The Cloud Is Improving Healthcare Data Interoperability

Healthcare providers generate a tremendous amount of data. Hospitals and doctors’ offices use computer systems for managing patient information such as records, tracking, and billing. All of these systems need to communicate with each other when ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in healthcare data interoperability, cloud-native healthcare technology, healthcare data management

Cloud Adoption in Healthcare: Breaking the Barriers into a Healthier World

We all know that America is in the midst of a public health crisis and that we will face a shortage of up to 95,000 physicians by 2025. The good news is that there are many technologists out there who see the problem and are actively creating ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in Compliance, Security, cloud partner, cloud-native healthcare technology, cloud migration

Oxygen’s Unified Logging Service Can Replace Expensive Third-Party Tools

Everything you do in your AWS environment creates a log, and every log plays an important role in keeping your customers’ data safe. If you’ve been keeping up with our blog, you know that having the ability to store, analyze, and retrieve these ... Read more
| Author Rob Williams, tagged in Compliance, audit logs, Unified logging

Cloudticity HITRUST Inheritance Program – Accelerate Your Path To HITRUST Certification

HITRUST certification is many things. It’s a shortcut to securing your system against the danger of data breaches; a process for ensuring compliance with HIPAA and other regulations; and a competitive edge for your business in the increasingly ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in Compliance, HITRUST certification, HITRUST CSF

HITRUST Vs. HIPAA – What's The Difference?

In the world of healthcare security, regulations, and compliance, HIPAA and HITRUST are often seen as being the same. Actually, though HIPAA compliance and HITRUST certification are not interchangeable, they are certainly related. ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in cloud partner, HIPAA vs HITRUST, HITRUST certification