Speed was of the essence with this job, so cloud-based computing was the only way to achieve this speed. We used Tableau on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to visualise the dataset in this very tight timeframe resulting in visualisations that are available for both the public and organisations to use.
Many firms in the private sector simply don't have people with the skills needed to build a bespoke solution. In a survey with YouGov, 43% of those we spoke to saw a lack of available talent as the top risk to delivering bespoke technology. So how can you find the right people to carry out these projects and deliver the custom solutions you want?
75% of businesses use custom software to solve a specific problem their business faces, so why do firms still shy away from it? Here is the business case that you need for custom software that you need for custom software to convince your business that this is the right course of action.
While reviewing different types of vulnerability scanning tools and services, it became very clear that testing such tools would require at least some known vulnerable applications to be configured. However, doing so may take up a considerable amount of time and effort. We decided to use a collection of pre-configured Docker containers and a Bash script to speed up this process.
If you’ve read cloud migration case studies and presentations at conferences for new cloud migration tools, it would be easy to believe migrating to the cloud is straight-forward, if that were true then why do a third of them fail? Click here to read about the challenges of migrating legacy applications and infrastructure that should not be under-estimated.