AWS Security Checklist & Best Practices

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You use AWS. It’s secure out of the box, but introducing security issues through misconfiguration is easy…

I found a checklist and I also added the best practices from AWS, this helps me in my daily work to guide me through potential security issues. This can and will help you to tighten up the security of your AWS infrastructure.

The purpose of this article is to remind you of the most urgent security measures that should be taken on your AWS infrastructure. It is by no means exhaustive, and it should be adapted to your specific business use cases.

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VMware Site Recovery Delivers DRaaS for VMware…

VMware Site Recovery Delivers DRaaS for VMware Cloud on AWS

VMware Site Recovery Delivers DRaaS for VMware…

Today, we are excited to launch VMware Site Recovery, a robust disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) offering that protects workloads between on-premises data centers and VMware Cloud on AWS, as well as between different instances of VMware Cloud on AWS. The new service lets you take advantage of a consistent, vSphere-based infrastructure and operating environment that extends from on-premises to VMware Cloud on AWS.


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Updated VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition…

Updated VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition Multi-Site Reference Architecture Now Available

Updated VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition…

Co-authored by Graeme Gordon, Senior Staff End-User-Computing Architect, EUC Technical Marketing, VMware. The VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition Multi-Site Reference Architecture has been updated and is now available to download. Business continuity and a solid disaster recovery plan are paramount for organizations. This reference architecture provides guidance and best practices for IT organizations that want to plan […] The post Updated VMware Horizon 7 Enterprise Edition Multi-Site…Read More


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VMware Site Recovery Technical Overview

VMware Site Recovery Technical Overview

VMware Site Recovery Technical Overview

VMware Site Recovery brings VMware enterprise-class Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) Disaster Recovery as a Service to the AWS Cloud. It enables customers to protect and recover applications without the requirement for a dedicated secondary site. It is delivered, sold, supported, maintained and managed by VMware as an on-demand service. IT teams manage their cloud-based resources with The post VMware Site Recovery Technical Overview appeared first on Virtual Blocks .


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AWS Announcements at re:invent 2017

AWS Announcements at re:invent 2017

AWS Announcements at re:invent 2017

AWS Media Services – Process, Store, and Monetize Cloud-Based Video AWS PrivateLink Update – VPC Endpoints for Your Own Applications & Services AWS AppSync – Build data-driven apps with real-time and off-line capabilities Amazon MQ – Managed Message Broker Service for ActiveMQ EC2 Bare Metal Instances with Direct Access to Hardware GuardDuty – Continuous Security…Read More


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Hybridity at the Edge: Introducing the AWS…

Hybridity at the Edge: Introducing the AWS Greengrass on vSphere Preview

Hybridity at the Edge: Introducing the AWS…

At VMworld 2017, we introduced the concept of serverless functions and functions as a service (FaaS) running on VMware vSphere®, noting that our strategy wasn’t just about FaaS, but most importantly focused on enabling organizations to run any application or service – including cloud services – anywhere. Today marks the first major step in that The post Hybridity at the Edge: Introducing the AWS Greengrass on vSphere Preview appeared first on VMware vSphere Blog .


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Amazon Web Service AWS September 2017 Software…

AWS Sept 2017 Software Defined Data Infrastructure Updates

Amazon Web Service AWS September 2017 Software…

September was a busy month pertaining to software defined data infrastructure including cloud and related AWS announcements. One of the announcements included VMware partnering to deliver vSphere, vSAN and NSX data infrastructure components for creating software defined data centers (SDDC) also known as multi cloud, and hybrid cloud leveraging AWS elastic bare metal servers (read more here in a companion post). Unlike traditional partner software defined solutions that relied on AWS Elastic…Read More


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