OpsTalk™ Cloud Operations and Cloud Security Blogs


MontyCloud DAY2™ and AWS CloudTrail Lake deliver business context for activities performed by CloudOps teams

By |February 2nd, 2023|

I am excited to share that MontyCloud is a launch partner for AWS CloudTrail Lake. MontyCloud’s integration allows AWS customers and partners to use AWS CloudTrail Lake as their single source of truth for auditing

Strengthen the Security Posture of Your AWS Workloads with MontyCloud DAY2™

By |January 10th, 2023|

The AWS Well-Architected Framework Review (WAFR) defines architectural best practices for building and running cloud workloads. Organizations identify and mitigate high-risk issues (HRIs) during reviews. In this blog, I will explain HRIs and a milestones-based

Automate and Simplify AWS Well-Architected Framework Reviews with MontyCloud DAY2™

By |December 6th, 2022|

I managed thousands of partners from independent software vendors (ISVs) to system integrators (SIs) during my tenure at Amazon Web Services (AWS). Partners that consistently experienced success were the ones that embraced the AWS Well-Architected Framework.

MontyCloud DAY2™ is now available to Startups in the AWS Activate Program, FREE for 3 months

By |November 10th, 2021|

Starting today, startups in the AWS Activate program can use MontyCloud DAY2™ FREE for 3 months and at 25% discount on an annual subscription. Simplify cloud operations and run secure, compliant, and efficient cloud operations without scaling your cloud teams.

Gain continuous cloud cost visibility with customizable business-centric views

By |August 18th, 2021|

Tracking resources and managing cloud costs effectively requires a granular view on spend by applications/ department. The in-built cost dashboard helps uncover usage spikes and anomalies which will help teams take action that saves cloud costs.

Simplified collaboration and file management for cloud applications

By |June 17th, 2021|

Simplified cloud management and collaboration for both IT administrators and application end-users with no security or compliance gaps. Enabling file access and collaboration without the need for AWS expertise or having to deal with security requirements and overheads.

Mitigate downtime risks with simplified blue/green deployments of Amazon ECS and AWS Fargate Applications

By |May 6th, 2021|

Save 80% effort and time with the new well-architected blueprint that reduces the complexity of implementing blue/green and canary deployments for Amazon Elastic Container Service (ECS) and AWS Fargate applications.

Q&A on Achieving CloudOps Excellence from the AWS CloudOps Day

By |April 1st, 2021|

In our first AWS CloudOps Day, St.Louis University (SLU), showcased how they gained 30% in researcher productivity without adding headcount. A consolidation of webinar questions around how to achieve CloudOps excellence by automating routine tasks.

Why and how to set up automated Disaster Recovery for your cloud infrastructure

By |February 16th, 2021|

A fortune 200 Independent SaaS Vendors (ISV) achieves 1-hour Recovery Point Objective (RPO), 4-hour Recovery Time Objectives (RTO) and on-demand recovery testing with just a slack command, across 600 hundred Amazon Elastic Compute (EC2) Instances, with an autonomous BOT based approach. 

Cloud Visibility: The unknown unknown – the great equalizer in cloud security!

By |February 11th, 2021|

Cloud security is a moving target because cloud infrastructure is dynamic by nature. Anyone in your team can add or remove resources, scale on demand, or bring resources online for testing. Add to this the

Five Cloud Operations Trends to look for in 2021

By |February 9th, 2021|

Digital transformations are not about just getting to the cloud. To truly benefit from the agility, scale, performance and cost efficiencies of their cloud investments, business leaders need to invest in their IT teams, tools and processes to fundamentally transform their IT operations to Cloud Operations (CloudOps).

Autonomous cloud security and compliance management – the foundation of a secure cloud

By |February 3rd, 2021|

The pandemic has accelerated digital transformations unlike any single event in history. While cloud enables application developers with amazing possibilities and modern development tools, it is also a challenge to infrastructure administrators and CIOs. For

Application-level alerts, IFTTT style reactions and remediations with DAY2™ CloudOps Automation Rules

By |January 28th, 2021|

All about the components that power DAY2™ CloudOps Automation Rules and how they work together to simplify and automate responses to application-level alerts. Learn more about the delivery of automated If-This-Then-That (IFTTT) style reactions and remediations to application alerts.

Deploy Operations Ready Containerized applications based on ECS and Fargate clusters using MontyCloud DAY2™

By |January 27th, 2021|

Simplify Docker based deployments for ECS or Fargate clusters and automate routine operations with AWS native services, with No-Code and No-Agents. Use operations ready well-architected blueprints for DAY2™ ECS and Fargate to help infrastructure teams deploy and instantly manage highly scalable, fast, serverless application environments.