Case Study: NEBCO Modernizes with a World-Class Security Program and Hybrid-Cloud Solution

NEBCO, Inc., is a fourth-generation Nebraska-based organization made up of 25 entities with business interest in such things as concrete production, mining, heavy construction, bonding real estate and recreation. In 2016, NEBCO’s IT leader recognized the need for a formal security program to ensure the integrity and availability of their data and systems. In addition, [...]

By |2019-08-14T16:14:07-05:00August 16th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study: NEBCO Modernizes with a World-Class Security Program and Hybrid-Cloud Solution

Success in the Azure Cloud: Governance & Admin Best Practices

Businesses adopt the public cloud for agility, scalability, and the “pay for what you use” cost model. This allows for an increase in revenue and savings while optimizing resource utilization. Many clients of Microsoft public cloud services, like Office 365 (O365), get their initial Azure tenant created as part of an O365 deployment with [...]

By |2019-08-08T10:31:12-05:00August 9th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Success in the Azure Cloud: Governance & Admin Best Practices

Case Study & White Paper: Sirius Builds a Cloud-Based IoT Platform for Driver Scoring

A tech startup needed help building a scalable data platform that leverages driver data and predictive analytics. They tapped the Sirius Managed Services’ Advanced Applications Group (AAG) to design and implement a production-grade platform that employs telematics on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. The platform Sirius built leverages IoT sensors to ingest 250,000 transactions [...]

By |2019-07-10T09:14:35-05:00July 10th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study & White Paper: Sirius Builds a Cloud-Based IoT Platform for Driver Scoring

Envision the Future of Your Data Today With Leveraged Hybrid Cloud

Now more than ever, the world runs on data. Businesses are capturing, analyzing and storing a growing amount of data at an ever-increasing pace and using it to fuel better productivity, innovation and revenue. The IT department is now responsible for a massive amount of enterprise data that includes social data, new data created from [...]

By |2019-06-03T16:36:04-05:00June 7th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Envision the Future of Your Data Today With Leveraged Hybrid Cloud

Sirius Achieves AWS Storage Competency Status

Sirius continues to build on its strategic partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS) by tirelessly working to elevate our technical expertise and our ability to help businesses succeed. Because of this, we are proud to announce that we have successfully achieved AWS Storage Competency status. The AWS Storage Competency designation is a significant accomplishment requiring [...]

By |2019-06-03T15:44:40-05:00June 4th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sirius Achieves AWS Storage Competency Status

Your AWS Cloud Journey: Step Two – Enabling SSO

Missed the previous entry? Read Step One here Single sign-on (SSO) is an access control method that allows a user to access the resources of multiple applications by logging in with just one set of credentials. This type of centralized authorization provides strengthened security and increased productivity by allowing users quick access to needed [...]

By |2019-08-02T15:39:39-05:00June 3rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Your AWS Cloud Journey: Step Two – Enabling SSO

Your AWS Cloud Journey: Step One – Initial Set Up & Org Design

Nephelococcygia. Yep, it is an actual word. Pronounced neph·e·lo·coc·cy·gia. According to Urbandictionary.com, it means “the act of seeking and finding shapes in the clouds.” Just like that word, the cloud journey can be overwhelming and even a tad bit scary at first. But if you take it step-by-step, get the terminology down and find [...]

By |2019-07-23T17:10:34-05:00May 31st, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Your AWS Cloud Journey: Step One – Initial Set Up & Org Design

Patient Care in the Cloud

Healthcare is going digital, and it’s not all happening inside the hospital or clinic. With the increasing popularity of telehealth services and smart remote-monitoring devices, doctor-patient relationships have new tools for communication, diagnosis and monitoring, and the implications for patient care are significant. For example, McKinsey has identified that one of the principal reasons patients [...]

By |2019-05-13T09:44:39-05:00May 13th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Patient Care in the Cloud

6 Stages to the Analytics-Driven Security Journey

Splunk recently released a security eBook to help companies understand the challenges and action steps to a security program that utilizes data to stay ahead of attacks. Here is a breakdown of the suggested six stages of the Analytics-Driven Security Journey, so you can get started on your voyage. Stage 1: Collection Collect basic security [...]

By |2019-04-17T09:01:42-05:00April 17th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on 6 Stages to the Analytics-Driven Security Journey