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Since the advent of cloud computing, there have been three almost universally agreed upon cloud service models:...


Tags: DevOps, Cloud Governance

What is the AWS Cloud Adopti­on Framework and Readiness Tool?

The AWS Cloud Adoption Framework (AWS CAF) was created based on...


Tags: AWS Insights, Cloud Adoption Framework

Cloud Compliance is Dependent on People and Technology 

Regulatory standards abound in the cloud. Healthcare has HIPAA, the...


Tags: Compliance, Cloud Security Posture Management, Cloud Governance

Cloud Security in the time of Covid

Recent events have forced businesses to modernize; adopting IaaS and PaaS services at an...


Tags: Cloud Security Posture Management, Cloud Governance, Cloud Security

Security and governance too often seem like sticks. If you don't meet a requirement you are going to get beat over the head or...


Tags: DevOps, Security & Compliance, Governance

Thinking Like a Security Minded Professional

A few weeks ago, I sat for the CompTia Security + Exam. Studying was grueling,...


Tags: Security & Compliance

“We have to find a way to work together…”

Those were the thoughts going through my mind and those of my new colleague, John...


Tags: Featured, OpsCompass Releases, Cloud Security Posture Management

What Series A Funding Means for OpsCompass

Yesterday we announced OpsCompass’ Series A round of growth funding, led by ...


Tags: Featured, OpsCompass Releases, Cloud Security Posture Management

By Steve Faith On January 30, 2020

Security vs. Compliance

Security vs. Compliance

Ok, let's start with the people that are very annoyed with the title. I know why, you're probably...


Tags: Security & Compliance, Featured, Cloud Security Posture Management

Agent-based or Agentless: Which Approach is Better?

For years IT professionals have hotly debated the relative merits of...


Tags: Featured, Governance

Operationalization of the Cloud Adoption Framework

OpsCompass was started because we saw a need for better Security and...


Tags: Cloud Adoption Framework, Cloud Governance

What does it mean to measure cloud compliance and governance?

We introduced the concept of creating scoring against our...


Tags: Governance, OpsCompass Releases

OpsCompass Featured in Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure Announcement

Today at IgniteMicrosoft announced the...


Tags: Azure News, Uncategorized

It is useful to go back in time in order to move forward

Let's go back several years when all we had to worry about was an...


Tags: Featured, OpsCompass Releases

When people ask me what we do at OpsCompass, one of the things I say is, “We help you stay off the cover of The Wall Street...


Tags: Security & Compliance, Featured

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