The technology field is experiencing a real pinch when it comes to finding skilled talent. In fact, over five million IT jobs will be added to the global economy in the next 8 years, according to BusinessInsider. With companies already struggling to fill these positions, many teams find themselves in need of extra man hours to achieve their team goals and business objectives.
This week the annual RSA conference kicks off in San Francisco. The theme of this year’s Conference is “Better” with the intention of sparking discussion among enterprises about what it means to get better when it comes to security. The RSAC Advisory Board has identified a few key challenges facing cybersecurity, the top two of which are DevSecOps and Cloud Security. What lessons can be learned from these two areas of practice to help improve security across the organization will be a leading area of discussion that we look forward to this week.
Traditional IT is being put under increasing pressure by the business to do more with less, simultaneously driving innovation, growing customer satisfaction, and maintaining system security and compliance—all while increasing scalability, reliability and uptime. In no other business are these pressures being felt more than in financial services where customer https://www.flux7.com/aws-security-with-agility/expectations for availability and the security of their data remain extremely high. Recently, a large privately held regional bank reached out to the AWS experts at Flux7 to ask for help creating a secure foundation in AWS for a new customer-facing application.
With the fast pace of evolving technology, new engineering approaches are necessary. From smart cities to green engineering, the opportunities in front of engineering firms are both large and exciting. Yet, to take advantage of these opportunities, engineering design firms must be agile in their collaboration with each other and their customers. With advanced approaches to integrated engineering and design, our newest customer is a rapidly growing engineering firm whose fast expansion is bringing these challenges to the fore. Wanting to move to the cloud to expand its agility, ensure security and continue its industry-leading levels of customer satisfaction, the design firm called the AWS consulting partner, Flux7.