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AWS Control Tower APIs at re:Invent 2023

AWS Control Tower is getting more advanced each year. Are the new APIs useful for your organisation? Let's find out!


Generative AI: The Next Frontier for Businesses

    Generative AI has been the talk of the town for most of 2023, with platforms such as ChatGPT and MidJounrey opening up possibilities around quick and easy content creation. But in this article, I want to take a closer look at what generative AI is, what it can do beyond creating pictures of dogs riding surfboards in space and see if Generative AI has a place in the world of business… or if it’s just a lot of hype and wishful thinking.

    September 20 2023


What is Just-In-Time Access Control and how does it work with Azure Active Directory and AWS Identity Center?

    This article shows the benefit of setting up just-in-time access control to the AWS production accounts with Azure PIM and AWS Identity Center.

    July 03 2023


AWS IAM and Set Theory: How do permissions in AWS really work?

    Do you and your colleagues have trouble keeping your IAM policies up to date? It is possible to write powerful policies that will grow with your changing requirements. We just need a little help from a 100-year-old maths topic.

    June 26 2023


Cost Optimisation spotlight: Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)

    Previously we covered cost optimisation, now we’ll look into EC2 instances, and the ways you can optimise their costs.

    June 19 2023


Cost Optimisation Spotlight: Relational Database Service (RDS)

    In this series we’ve covered cost optimisation at a high level, now let’s look into RDS, and how to optimise operating costs without refactoring.

    June 16 2023


CMD Solutions Props Up Cloud Visibility With Amazon Security Lake

    Cyber threats are a constant stress point for organisations. Cost-effectively centralising, normalising and retaining security logs has become essential for companies to have an accurate and unified view of their environment and the related security events.

    May 02 2023


BI meets Serverless: Analytics with CDK + QuickSight​

    The ability to capture, monitor and evaluate data effectively is critical to understand how users interact with your product, where areas for improvement lie, and what are the best decisions for future development plans. Whilst plug-and-play analytics solutions are suitable for some applications, AWS provides many architecture options capable of injecting both fron

    April 18 2023


AWS Summit: A return to form!

    The recent launch of the Perth AWS Local Zone may have you wondering what Local Zones are and how they can be used to achieve low-latency cloud performance. James Vulling answers these questions and shares some key considerations.

    April 06 2023


From Waste to Efficiency: An Engineer’s Guide to Cost Optimisation on AWS

    There is no doubt about it, the Australian market is going through a tough period. Businesses are looking to find savings wherever they can, with many asking their cloud experts to tighten the belt. In this article, Joe Howe outlines our 5 step process on how to Cost Op an environment.

    March 29 2023

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