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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

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

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

Get A Head Start On Compliance Issues With Unified Logging

Logs are crucial component of virtually any network. From recording data retrievals and monitoring traffic to keeping track of updates and flagging errors, every action that takes place in your AWS environment creates a log. ... Read more
| Author Rob Williams, tagged in Compliance, audit logs, Unified logging

Your Secure AWS Environment – Now With Even More Checks

Thanks to our expanded library of Oxygen automated compliance checks, your AWS environment has gotten even more secure. ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in Oxygen™ Release Notes