Archive for the ‘Cloud’ Category

Time to perform your TLS Version Check | Goodbye TLS1.0 and TLS 1.1 protocols

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

A vulnerability named POODLE was discovered in SSL 3.0. POODLE or Padded Oracle On Downgraded Legacy Encryption that gave a blow to cloud security. Last year, Microsoft had finally taken the decision to turn off the support for all TLS protocols older than TLS 1.2 and SSL v3 last for better cloud security. A decision that was taken to protect systems against similar POODLE attacks as in the past. It wasn’t easy to get rid of TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.0 so soon, most Microsoft OS and applications had these two protocols hardcoded for a better interoperability experience. Microsoft had to face a bitter backlash as most organizations weren’t ready for the “Change” in its attempt to improve cloud security.

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An insight into features of a Managed Cloud Service, beneficial to your Cloud Business

Wednesday, July 24th, 2019

A simple truth is: Every cloud business has to be managed by someone. So, managed cloud allows the business officials to managed services of cloud computing according to their business needs without being an expert in that domain. In general, business can either manage cloud computing services on their own, or hire an expert to do the job professionally.

People who prefer to do things on their own opt for the first option: DIY cloud management, Nevertheless, there comes many phases where expert opinion or assistance is required and that makes them take the second option: Hire a Cloud Expert.

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A guide to disable SSLv3 and other weak protocols for Cloud Security

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

Admins prefer to disable SSLv3 to ensure Cloud security as it is a major issue in the cloud computing space. Tools like IIS Crypto are used by Server administrators to disable weak ciphers and protocols. Weak protocols like TLS 1.0 SSL 2 and SSL 3 are make the cloud vulnerable to cyber-attacks. In the midst of security planning and deploying security solution, many clients opt to disable weak protocols as there step to ensure security in their cloud systems. Attacks like POODLE, GOLDENDOODLE, Bleichenbacher etc. are more popular these days and to prevent these, it is best to disable weak protocols like it is recommended to disable SSLv3.

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4 ways to empower your cloud business with Power BI Analytics

Monday, May 27th, 2019

Analytics is the key to a successful cloud business decision making. It is only through proper use of Power BI Analytics and data analysis is that the storage of data is actually beneficial in any enterprise’s data center.  Microsoft’s Power BI has helped enterprise in this regard. Many cloud businesses have taken advantage of analytics and utilized the service to make informed decisions. Power BI is a robust analytical product and a one stop platform for all the analytical needs.

Advantages of Power BI in multiple business scenarios

Power BI Analytics is very diverse in approach. Various cloud businesses can utilize the product power bi data analyticsaccording to their business needs. Power BI has the potential to be used in many scenarios depending upon organizational needs. There are many features of Power BI suitable for any type of organization.

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5 ways to develop an IoT strategy that yields desired ROI

Friday, May 10th, 2019

IoT is on the rise. Businesses are opting a suitable IoT strategy for a successful business growth and growing operational efficiencies.  It is necessary to switch towards IoT in time because this is where the all technologies merge into in near future. For the adoption of IoT, developing an IoT strategy in order to stay safe and on-track to ensure a sound business case and grab the early-mover advantage.

Here are 5 basic strategies for a decent IoT strategy which results in a positive and growing ROI.

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Who will dominate Digital Ecosystems?

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

Digital Platforms

Digital Ecosystems rapidly became a multi-billion dollar industry. Last year Hyperscalers invested over $120 billion in Digital Ecosystem platforms. Disruptive innovations provide simpler or more elegant solutions to existing problems, enabled by new technology and often at a lower cost. Many businesses recognizes the limitations of their existing platform while exploring opportunities that tap into emerging technologies and new delivery models who will have the best chance of thriving in the fast-approaching disruptive future. Collaborative Ecosystems should exponentially elevate the value it creates and deliver. They will revolutionize business for some time to come.

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An insight into Microsoft Teams Mobile App benefits for Cloud business

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

For all the cloud business users here’s good news: you can avail Microsoft Teams Mobile app benefits on of iOS, Android and Windows phone platforms. Launched in 2017, the Teams Mobile App is gaining popularity since it has proven to be lucrative for cloud business users.

Microsoft Teams was launched to cater the needs of Team management and for the management for business-critical processes that use Microsoft Office 365. It is a digital hub that combines all conversations, discussions, apps, documents, content and other project related entities at one place for better team work. It can be thought of as a shared workplace where discussions and communications are carried out.

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How to boost your Hosting cloud business with Microsoft Enterprise softwares

Friday, February 1st, 2019

For a successful cloud business, automation and security are the two main features to look for. Providers wish to invest in areas where there is a faster time to market and SaaS solutions that favor the enterprises. It is quite the norm that businesses harness the power of collaboration. Microsoft has put in efforts to facilitate providers and Hosters in this domain with its solutions like Microsoft Exchange, cloud automation softwareMicrosoft Skype for Business, Microsoft SharePoint, Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Hyper-V etc.

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A deep dive into promising Microsoft 365 features for business automation

Monday, January 14th, 2019

There are many Microsoft 365 features that help to reduce complexity from cloud solutions. Simplifying cloud complexities is a challenge in today’s business space. For this, there are various ways like the microsoft-365-featuresdeployment of Infrastructure-as-a-service to make things lesser complex. Deploying Cloud solutions and Tools within your business, gives you efficiency and good results. In this way, CSPs and cloud customers  are able to get maximum benefits of cloud with the existing tools at hand. Choosing form a variety of such solutions available is a difficult choice. Hence, Microsoft has put forth various solutions out of which, Microsoft 365 is a promising one. In the following text, we highlight how complexities can be reduced by implementing Microsoft 365 features in your business.

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Deep dive into Azure: The consistent Hybrid Cloud

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Hybrid Cloud technology is continuously evolving based on requirements form Cloud Providers. Organization opt for hybrid nowadays because of a lot of reasons, the foremost being taking advantage of the Cloud along with keeping on-premises technology intact. The mix often leads to a better flexible solution makes it feasible to meet regulatory requirements. azure hybrid cloud

Microsoft has decades of enterprise experiences and hence Microsoft understands Hybrid reality quite deeply. CSPs approach Microsoft technologies in order to seek a solution and cloud platform that serves their purpose of consistency in the whole environment. Hence, CSPs take advantage from Azure: a consistent Hybrid Cloud Solution with best capabilities for identity, data, management, applications and security.

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