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.
As with many roles in tech, people tend to have little idea what it is that I do on a day to day basis. ‘So, what do you actually do?’ is a question I’ve got used to answering and it’s exciting that more and more people are asking me, so hopefully this helps...
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.
In the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, and only essential workers being in the office, IT resilience and the operational practices of organisations are being tested on a global scale. This whitepaper outlines the importance of Implementing DevOps during this cultural change to ensure quality control whilst driving a faster time to market in the face of uncertainty.