VMware Cloud on AWS: Everything you Need to Know

The challenges facing multi-cloud enterprises show no signs of slowing down.

From preparing legacy applications for hosted environments, to skills shortages and lack of experience, businesses pursuing a hybrid IT strategy have their work cut out for them.

In a recent webinar hosted by Softchoice, our experts conducted a deep dive on the VMware Cloud on AWS service, exploring how it addresses these challenges. We’ve uploaded the full presentation below, along with a high-level summary of the themes and advice covered by our experts.

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Why automation is key to delivering security in Amazon Web Services (AWS)

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Do you wonder if your AWS cloud workloads are deployed according to security best practices? If so, you’re not alone. We are often hired to review whether a deployment to AWS followed best practices. And while we’re happy to provide our assessment of a completed deployment, we encourage our customers to make sure their deployment is done right from the start. As you likely know, automation, when implemented correctly, is probably our most important tool to ensure consistently secure deployments to AWS.

Here is a simple example of how using automation in the AWS platform helped one of our customers ensure compliance with a strict internal security policy. [Read more…]