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Highlighted - Security & Compliance

How B2B Companies Benefit from SOC2

Business-to-business (B2B) companies are responsible for keeping their clients’ data safe and secure. Increasing cybersecurity threats like ransomware, malware, phishing, or man-in-the-middle attacks can lead to data loss or theft. B2B companies need robust internal processes and infrastructure to protect their customer data against cyberattacks, business risks, and human mistakes. Service Organization Controls 2 (SOC2),…

Compliance - Highlighted - Security & Compliance

How GDPR Compliance and PII Protection Impact Your Business?

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has emerged as a global standard for the security and compliance community. The European Commission launched GDPR in 2016 to protect the personally identifiable information (PII) of European Union (EU) citizens. As most modern companies are global, protecting personally identifiable information of customers and employees has become a business priority…

Highlighted - Productivity

Kubernetes Introduction: Service Mesh

For this article, we will be getting to understand what a Service Mesh is, why it is needed, and how it works in relation to Kubernetes (Orchestration framework). Definitions, terminologies will be broken down so you can better understand the aforementioned concept. Without further-ado, let’s get right into it.   Photo by Clint Adair on…

Highlighted - Security & Compliance

What’s a CISO? And Why You Should Have One

An emerging role in organizational leadership is the CISO or Chief Information Security Officer. In fact, the first CISO was appointed by Citibank in 1995. However, despite the growing threat of cybersecurity attacks, many organizations do not have a CISO. This is especially true for startups that find having a CISO expensive and prohibitive. Instead,…

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Cost Optimization with Google Spot VMs and AWS Spot

At Flugel.it, we talk a lot about how the cloud can be used to optimize costs. It can offer unlimited scalability and lower your IT costs. That being said, many companies are wasting money in the cloud. Up to 70% of cloud costs are potentially wasted because of poor adoption or underutilized features. It’s critical…