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March 2, 2017 | Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BCDR)
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 Shackleford: Learning the Right Lessons from AWS Outage

Tuesday, February 28, 2017, was an interesting day. For some (myself included) it was Mardi Gras, Fat Tuesday, a day of revelry and parades. For many not in New Orleans, it was an incredibly bad day in IT; Amazon Web Services experienced a massive outage in their Simple Storage Service (S3), which apparently runs a staggering portion of the Internet. Many sites were unreachable, content was unavailable, and in a true flash of irony, Amazon’s own availability dashboard was “frozen” because the icons signifying service status were hosted from…you got it, S3.

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July 20, 2017 | AppDev Frameworks
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 Container Security Best Practices

Ensuring containers like Docker remain secure is critical, because any missed issues may end up propagating throughout an environment. In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford offers some tips and best practices for deploying containers securely. 

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July 7, 2017 | Cloud Network and Host Controls
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 IANS Cloud Security Update: Q2 2017

As organizations continue to move services and computing assets into cloud service provider environments, the need for adequate security controls grows as well. In this quarterly research report, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford updates IANS’ clients on the new developments occurring in the cloud security arena.

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June 26, 2017 | Malware and Advanced Threats
By Dave Shackleford, IANS Faculty

 Comparing Email Security Solutions

Data loss prevention, malware detection and eDiscovery are all important components of email security, but how can organizations distinguish one such solution from another? In this Ask-an-Expert written response, IANS Faculty Dave Shackleford compares four email security vendors and offers tips for implementing them. 

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