Modernize remote access to Amazon S3 File Gateway for a hybrid workforce
In this post, I share a solution that provides an HTTPS-based drive mapping solution via Amazon S3 with Active Directory integration and folder permissions. You can use this solution to enable remote and mobile access to the same Amazon S3 bucket that is backing a local S3 File Gateway instance. The integration enables office-based employees to access files and folders through the local S3 File Gateway. Remote users can access files and folders as if it were still the same S3 File Gateway, with additional benefits for web and mobile features.
Automate Cloud Storage Security deployment using Account Factory Customization
In this post, Ed and I show you how to automate CSS deployment using Account Factory Customization in your AWS Control Tower environment. Cloud Storage Security (CSS) helps you detect and prevent the spread of malware as well as locate and protect sensitive data with its antivirus and data classification offerings. CSS is an AWS Public Sector Partner and AWS Marketplace seller.
What AWS Marketplace launched during re:Invent 2022: recap
In this post, I recap what’s new with AWS Marketplace, along with additional resources to help you get started using new products and features. To view keynotes and breakout sessions on demand, visit re:Invent 2022 watch on demand.
Improve security monitoring within your AWS environment with Logz.io
In this post, Mark and I will show you how to use Logz.io to build a centralized observability strategy to enhance visibility into your AWS environment and increase your security posture.
Unified multi-account security and compliance with Sysdig Secure and AWS Control Tower
Managing security across multiple cloud accounts can be complicated and error-prone if you’re taking a manual, piecemeal approach. As you scale, misconfigurations and missed accounts and services can leave you exposed. Automation can help you maintain speed and agility for DevOps and security teams. To quickly onboard and manage security for multiple accounts in AWS, […]
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 data access in AWS using Couchbase and AWS Control Tower
Having a multi account strategy is a best practice for achieving higher isolation of resources in AWS. It helps you 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 […]
Automate Snowflake integration with Amazon S3 using AWS Service Catalog
Snowflake is a data warehouse built for the cloud. It provides enterprises with a cost-effective combination of the power of data warehousing, the flexibility of big data platforms, and the elasticity of the cloud. Snowflake is a member of the AWS Partner Network (APN), and is available in AWS Marketplace. Snowflake can help you bring […]
Deploy a containers-based application with AWS Marketplace and ECS Anywhere
Introduction Since its launch in 2014, Amazon Elastic Container Service (Amazon ECS) has simplified ways to allow you to run containerized workloads at scale. On May 27, 2021, AWS announced Amazon ECS Anywhere (ECS Anywhere), a new launch type that allows you to run containerized workloads anywhere including on premises, on virtual machines (VMs), on […]
Establishing Amazon EC2 infrastructure for Oracle RAC database migrations with FlashGrid
Clustered databases provide high availability for the majority of mission-critical workloads in finance, telecom, retail, public sector, defense, and other industries. In these industries, even a small downtime translates into significant losses. As the industries migrate their IT infrastructures to AWS, one challenge they face is migrating Oracle RAC clustered databases. These databases are today […]