Tag: managed cloud services

Infrastructure as Code - Terraform

Tools for Testing Terraform Managed Code and Infrastructure

Infrastructure as code is the backbone of any cloud-based DevOps system or architecture. In the past, it was not uncommon for testing to be downplayed as unnecessary. Engineers may look at their work and feel there is no real need to test and push to production. However, in the long run, this is a mistake….


Infrastructure as Code Best Practices

For many years managing your company’s IT infrastructure was a challenging job. IT teams had to manually configure all the software and hardware used to run your applications. Teams would set up physical servers and configure and manage them manually. This effort required large teams of people and dedicated physical space for servers. Luckily this…


The Benefits of Automating Your Cloud Infrastructure

Infrastructure Automation is on the rise. In fact, there is a good chance part or all of your cloud infrastructures is automated. If it isn’t, it should be. There are numerous significant benefits to automating your cloud infrastructure. Some might even say automation is good for everything in your infrastructure. Below we break down a…

Security & Compliance

When It Comes to Your Brand, Security Matters

There is an old adage that the customer is always right. Unfortunately, at Flugel.it, we’ve learned this is not always the case. Recently, one of our clients came to us and said that security was unnecessary because they do not store customer or client data. For us, this was shocking to hear. Our client couldn’t…

Security & Compliance

Compliance Is Not About Paperwork

Companies often dread their compliance audits. It’s very common to see companies rush through the endeavor of documenting policies and processes. In a rush to get it done, they may get through the audit but cause new problems for themselves. For some compliance audits, it’s enough to show you have the processes in place. However,…