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The Cloudticity Cloud Maturity Model: A Holistic Cloud Strategy For Healthcare

Healthcare organizations face significant challenges due to the constraints of their legacy on-premise architectures. From expensive and inflexible storage to lengthy hardware provisioning processes, on-premise infrastructure is becoming outdated ... Read more
| Author Thomas Zinn, tagged in cloud maturity model

The HITRUST Shared Responsibility Matrix: Achieve HITRUST Faster With Cloud

Since its founding in 2007, HITRUST has worked to establish programs and frameworks for safeguarding sensitive information, managing risk, compliance, and related assessment and assurance methodologies. Since then, the HITRUST Common Security ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in HITRUST, HITRUST CSF

MSPs With Lax Security Measure Are Compromising Client Environments, Says Louisiana Secretary of State

If you've tuned into the cybersecurity news lately, you'll notice many MSPs are being challenged with having lax security measures for the businesses and government entities they service.  At a recent meeting of the National Association of ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in Security, cloud security

5 Benefits of Kubernetes for Healthcare

In today’s digital economy, nearly every company is a software company to some degree. In the healthcare field, organizations of all sizes leverage technology to improve patient to provider communication, deliver faster services, and reduce costs. ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in kubernetes, managed kubernetes

I Heart Kubernetes

If you’re like our friend Steve and you’re spending Valentine’s day cuddled up with your laptop, that’s okay! There are quite a few other amazing things to embrace, including Kubernetes. ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in kubernetes, managed kubernetes, EKS

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

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

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