Google Acquisition Aims to Simplify Big Data Projects
Google Cloud analytics tools are well-regarded for their technology, but not necessarily for their ease of use.
May 18, 2018
Cloud Certifications Play Supporting Role in IT Hiring Decisions
Certifications that are specific to a particular cloud provider are a great way for IT professionals to grow their foundational knowledge, but they shouldn’t stop there.
May 15, 2018
5 Best Practices for a Successful Cloud Migration
Forrester estimates the total global public cloud market will reach $178B in 2018, up from $146B in 2017, and continues to grow at 22% CAGR.
May 14, 2018
Top 3 Steps to Take In Order to Fill the Tech Talent Gap
The market for hiring technology talent is extremely competitive these days due to the limited pool of qualified candidates.
May 10, 2018
Calculating Cloud Cost: 8 Factors to Watch
If you’re not careful and don’t regularly assess the impact of your usage, moving to the cloud could have a negative impact on your bottom line.
May 9, 2018
New to DevOps? Resources to Help You ‘Get With the Program’
The demand for DevOps solutions is set to achieve an annual compound growth rate of 16.5 percent in North America for the 2017-2023 period, according to KBV Research.
May 9, 2018
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Breaking News: All AWS Certification Exams Now Available Online
Remote proctoring for all AWS certifications Cloud Academy is an Advanced AWS Technology Partner, and we are happy to announce all AWS certification exams are available online! What does this mean for you? You can stay focused on your certification goal. Or you can start a certifica...
How To Build a Career with AWS Certifications
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How to Use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Beef up Cybersecurity
How can AI help cybersecurity? As data breaches and privacy incidents become more common than ever, cybersecurity is the top priority for businesses. Not to mention that they also have to adhere to the regulatory compliances meant to protect the privacy of customer data. In such circum...
What is Cognito in AWS?
Web applications usually allow a valid username and password combination for successful sign in to the application. Modern authentication flows incorporate more approaches to ensure user authentication. When using AWS, this is no exception, thanks to the abilities and features offered b...
How to Enhance Digital Literacy Across Remote and In-House Teams
Improving digital literacy among employees is crucial in creating opportunities for sustained growth and rewards for organizations. Yet, companies are struggling to reskill their workforce and close the digital literacy gap to progress. We are at the cusp of the fourth industrial rev...
Calibrating New Questions Using Natural Language Processing
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COVID-19: What We’re Doing to Help During This Time
COVID-19 is challenging all of us in a serious way, but we have no doubt we will get through this together and we will come out stronger than ever before. Several companies worldwide are looking at measures and reactions to ensure their employees can keep working remotely. While we a...
The 12 AWS Certifications: Which is Right for You and Your Team?
As companies increasingly shift workloads to the public cloud, cloud computing has moved from a nice-to-have to a core competency in the enterprise. This shift requires a new set of skills to design, deploy, and manage applications in cloud computing. As the market leader and most ma...
Difference Between Cloud Servers & Dedicated Servers
When we want to host our website or web-app — meaning that we want to publish our web page so it could be accessed using the internet — we require a server. A server is a system that provides us with space and resources, so our web page or application could be linked with the internet, ...
Cloud Academy’s Blog Digest: How Do AWS Certifications Increase Your Employability, How to Become a Microsoft Certified Azure Data Engineer, and more
With everything going on right now, it's likely that the only thing you've been reading lately is related to the coronavirus pandemic. It's important to stay informed during these times, but it's also good to jump into something that can take your mind off of the current situation for j...
Which Certifications Should I Get?
As we mentioned in an earlier post, the old AWS slogan, “Cloud is the new normal” is indeed a reality today. Really, cloud has been the new normal for a while now and getting credentials has become an increasingly effective way to quickly showcase your abilities to recruiters and compan...