Hacking AWS

While preparing for a Security Game Day with workloads running on AWS, I decided to get more familiar with some of the tools that Red Teams would use to try and compromise the account and infrastructure. During these Game Days, you typically have two teams – the Blue Team, who concentrate on defence and mitigation, […]

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Does Outsourcing Add Up For Financial Services?

As established financial services brands look to accelerate transformation, it’s time to scrutinise the real impact of outsourcing. The digital age has had a huge impact on financial services, with FinTech start-ups chipping away at market segments long dominated by more established players. Unencumbered by legacy systems, they’re better able to offer products and services […]

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Onboarding at DevOpsGroup

So what is Onboarding? We get a number of questions when people are considering joining us, the main one being – what is so special about life at DevOpsGroup (DOG)? Although we are awesome for a number of reasons, one thing which definitely makes us stand out is our onboarding process, and this is definitely […]

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Why you need to upskill in Agile

Once Christmas ends and the new year arrives, it’s become tradition to set yourself resolutions for the months ahead. If you’re thinking of ideas to achieve new goals for your career or organisation in 2019, look no further than Agile. This is a way of working that promotes a culture of shared responsibility, experimentation, versatility, […]

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A Year in DOG

As the year ends and another approaches, it’s always a great time to reflect on the things that have happened over the past twelve months. 2018 has been an extraordinary year. We’ve raised investment to accelerate our growth, expanded our team, won heaps of awards, attended events across the world, and had lots of fun […]

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The DevOps practices you need to implement in 2019

Over the past few years, DevOps has evolved from a vague technical term to a revolutionary way-of-working for modern organisations. That certainly hasn’t changed in 2018. According to research from DORA and Google Cloud, DevOps is continuing to increase productivity, market share, customer satisfaction, and technical excellence for companies globally. But what will 2019 bring […]

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How one cloud engineer is bringing the PowerShell movement to Wales

When he’s not busy working on ground-breaking tech projects for some of the UK’s leading enterprises, Senior CloudOps Engineer Mark Nash plays an active role in the thriving PowerShell community. Mark, who uses the task automation and configuration management tool daily, has teamed up with the UK DevOps Collective to bring the popular PowerShell meetups […]

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