Simple by design; Automating per-namespace isolation with Aporeto and OpenShift(14 Aug 2019)
A zero trust network security policy has the capability to describe network communication at a very fine level of detail, which will also drastically increase the quantity of policy information generated. Managing and maintaining that level of detail can quickly become overwhelming. Aporeto's grouping and labeling of objects, as well as its ability to leverage OpenShift labels as grouping identifiers, allows policies that can encompass a fine level of detail and still be human readable.
Declarative Intent and Orchestration with F5 AS3(06 May 2019)
F5 has recently released AS3 (Application Services 3 Extension) to help teams further abstract F5 configuration from inherent knowledge of the underlying platform. This declarative model allows application teams to further extend their deployment workflows into F5 much more seamlessly.
Meta Networks - Cloud-Based, Zero-Trust Networking Meetup(10 Dec 2018)
Highlights from the Arctiq and Meta Networks event on November 13th 2018 on Meta's Software-Defined Perimeter and live technical demos!
Self-Healing Network Automation(27 Jul 2018)
Once the deployment and maintenance of your network is automated and version controlled, the next step is to build logic in the software stack that can recognize change and failures...
Access Anywhere: Seamless and Secure Cloud Based Networking(06 Jan 2018)
If you have been in the industry for any length of time, you've used your share of Virtual Private Networks (VPN's), battled with client profile configuration, updates and of course multi-vendor client or driver interoperability issues. Connectivity needs to be seamless and available anywhere with the same user experience and predictable performance. Find out about a new offering from our friends at Meta Networks that does just this with a globally available overlay leveraging a centralized policy enforcement engine.
Arctiq's - Red Hat on Microsoft Azure Webinar - Recording(26 Feb 2017)
When the world's two foremost data centre operating system companies start collaborating, we should all sit up and pay attention! Arctiq specializes in the integration of open source solutions to support modern IT transformation, and both Red Hat and Microsoft play a big role in our engagements. From virtualization to containers, across public, private, and hybrid cloud platforms, and the glue that is automation and orchestration, the Arctiq team helps our clients navigate the murky waters. To this end, the marriage between Microsoft and Red Hat is beginning to drive some real world solutions - such as the OpenShift Container Platform running in Azure, or the ability to easily port your RHEL subscriptions into Azure with Red Hat Cloud Access.
The path forward… A leap of faith - Part 2(05 May 2016)
If you had the chance to read the first part of this blog, you saw that I am very grateful for the opportunities and experience I have gained working for some great Enterprises. Access to cool, game changing projects, emerging technology, great people and team members were the highlights. But, over time, I was losing that feeling of being challenged.
The Rising Tide Raises All Ships: Building a Collaborative Ecosystem(10 Mar 2016)
Unfortunately we often see corporations managing with fear and intimidation to manage their people and products, rather than nurturing relationships to foster growth.