Data security in the cloud can be classified into two broad categories:

Data security has many components that help in securing data in multiple ways; I will walk through the major components available with both AWS and Azure

Before going in deep…


The original post of mine is available at https://www.gopithecheeta.com/post/managing-hybrid-environments-with-azure

If you are using Azure and you are workloads are deployed in multi cloud like AWS, GCP and on premises. So obviously looking for simple solution to manage workloads from Azure

Yes, there is a solution in Azure and we are…


Assume you have web application which is deployed in on-prem and you decided to the web application access with Multifactor authentication and accessed securely by remote users

Here is the solution with Azure AD, Azure Active Directory’s Application Proxy provides secure remote access to on-premises web applications. After a single…


In this article, we cover on Azure storage account and how to secure using recommended storage account policies

What is Storage account in Azure?

An Azure storage account contains all of your Azure Storage data objects: blobs, file shares, queues, tables, and disks. …


What is AWS Network Firewall?

Managed service from AWS that provides network protections for all VPCs and having rule engine which let us define the firewall rules, import rules already written in common open source rule formats as well as enable integrations with managed intelligence feeds sourced by AWS partners.


Managing Large Azure Deployments with Azure Blueprint

Azure Blueprint

Infrastructure as code (IaC) emerged to made Architect and design jobs easy, deploying a cloud infrastructure no longer critical task. There are tools like Terraform, AWS CloudFormation are making the life easy of Architects.

Microsoft has ARM templates for deploying the…


There are many organizations looking for ways to find control the Cloud cost. Its very challenging to maintain and monitor the consumption of resources for each cloud provider unless you have solid Cloud Financial Management (CMF) Framework. …


Recently I have implemented automation for F5 operations. We can achieve more operation efficiency and savings through this, just sharing some overview and sample tasks using Ansible

What Is BIG-IP?

BIG-IP is a collection of hardware platforms and software solutions providing services focused on security, reliability, and performance.

BIG-IP Software


What are DNS records?

Domain Name System (DNS) records are keeps the internet and intranet working as customer expects, the system basically points to IP address of domain name of the customer environment such as xyz.com. …


Most of the enterprises are having challenges in constantly changing security settings; it needs to be reviewed very often. Every enterprise are following the standards to avoid configuration flaws, There are hardening standards and benchmarking recommendation from different organizations like CIS, NIST and NCSC

Enterprises are may use their own…

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