Category: Management & Governance
How to provision software available in AWS Marketplace in AWS GovCloud
In this post, I will show why and how to use AWS Marketplace to make your software purchases in GovCloud (US). In addition, I will show you how to subscribe to software available in AWS Marketplace as well as how to use AWS Marketplace in the GovCloud Regions to meet your business needs. I will also show how managed entitlements and private offers work in AWS GovCloud (US) Regions.
Streamlining and fast-tracking vendor risk assessments with AWS Marketplace Vendor Insights
In this post, I show how to use AWS Marketplace Vendor Insights to access security profiles associated with vendor products listed in AWS Marketplace. The AWS Marketplace Vendor Insights dashboard presents compliance artifacts and security control information for software products to help buyers complete their vendor risk assessment.
Deploy Datadog’s AWS Integration into new accounts using AWS Control Tower Account Factory Customization
In this post, Ryan and I show you how to deploy Datadog’s AWS integration for monitoring your accounts with AWS Control Tower using a predefined Datadog AWS Integration blueprint. With Account Factory Customization, you can quickly configure your accounts to meet your business needs.
Using Cribl Stream on AWS Control Tower with Account Factory Customization
In this post, Kam, Michelle, and I show you how to deploy the Cribl Stream observability Partner Solution into a new AWS account as part of the provisioning process using Account Factory Customization. Account Factory Customization enables you to create custom accounts natively in AWS Control Tower, define custom resources and configurations, and reduce account maintenance overhead.
Unified authorization for AWS with Styra Declarative Authorization Service: EKS Edition
Implement EKS Guardrails with Open Policy Agent and Styra DAS How do AWS users control which people and machines can perform which actions within their custom applications and within the stack of development tools needed to build and run those applications? Take, for instance, Kubernetes: users of Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) need comprehensive controls […]
Automate multi-account storage integrations in AWS using Snowflake and AWS Control Tower
This implementation guide describes how AWS Marketplace customers can integrate AWS Control Tower with Snowflake. The AWS Control Tower integration with Snowflake enables Snowflake storage integrations with Amazon S3 to be automatically available for all newly added AWS accounts in an AWS Control Tower environment. Snowflake is a data warehouse built for the cloud. It […]
Autonomously manage release quality for AWS Lambdas and Amazon EKS with Sedai
Testing new code releases can be time-consuming, which makes it hard for teams to focus on innovation and the next build. Autonomous cloud platform solutions such as Sedai can help manage your code deployments so that you can focus on what’s next instead of what’s already been done. Sedai Release Intelligence provides real-time insight on […]
Automate multi-account backup and disaster recovery with Druva and AWS Control Tower
With enterprises scaling up their AWS workloads across hundreds if not thousands of AWS accounts, customers have expressed the need to simplify data protection as they scale. Customers can use Druva to centrally manage, monitor, and secure backups across multi-account AWS environments and achieve an enhanced, organization-level view of data protection across their AWS services. […]
Integrating Dropbox with AWS SSO for governed file sharing in an AWS Control Tower environment
The customers who operate in multi-account AWS environments often ask me for ways to simplify accessing critical business files and share content with their employees. While my customers share the content between business groups or external business partners, it is important to gain visibility and controls with minimum operational overhead. Dropbox, available in AWS Marketplace, […]
Automate multi account identity governance in AWS using Ermetic and AWS Control Tower
Having a multi-account strategy is a best practice for achieving higher isolation of resources in AWS. It helps you to meet regulatory and compliance needs, track operational costs, and add an extra layer of security. AWS Control Tower uses AWS best practices to establish a well-architected, multi-account baseline across your AWS accounts. For more information […]