Yearly Archives: 2016

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Optimizing Cost on AWS

By |December 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Technology infrastructure is the biggest expenditure for organizations, second only to human resources. Managing infrastructure costs is a quagmire as cutting down on expenditure will adversely affect efficiency and productivity. However, organizations can be watchful and institute best practices that will significantly reduce wasteful spending. One of the key values at AWS is to understand [...]

Top 10 Announcements at Re-Invent 2016

By |December 21st, 2016|AWS|

Keeping up with the tradition at Re-invent, AWS made a series of announcements at Re-Invent, 2016. The spate of announcements sometimes overwhelm the audience. So we list below and explain the most significant announcements for our customers. We have categorized them into New Services, New Features and Price Reductions. NEW SERVICES 1. AWS Shield AWS [...]

Workplace Fun at Umbrella Spills over as Good Customer Care

By |December 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

The importance of having fun at the workplace cannot be overemphasized. HR teams in all companies are working hard to enable a fun-filled workplace because of the far reaching impacts on employee morale, customer interactions and thereby on the company bottomline. At Umbrella, we believe it is important to engage closely with employees to create [...]

Beyond Virtualization : Citrix Delivers Mobility, Collaboration & Performance Optimization

By |November 30th, 2016|Citrix|

A leader in virtualization and mobility technologies, Citrix Technologies is one of the early players in the market with a wide array of enterprise products. Yet Citrix continues to be known for its application virtualization product, XenApp. In recent times, Citrix has made rapid inroads into the mobility and performance management space. This is in [...]

AWS Case Study : Safeducate

By |November 30th, 2016|AWS|

Safexpress began its journey in 1997 with a mission to delivering logistics excellence to customers and ensuring their success. Today the firm has firmly entrenched as a thought leader and market leader in the supply chain & logistics industry of India. Safexpress offers a wide range of innovative supply chain services including express distribution, 3PL and consulting. The firm [...]

AWS Database Migration Service is Easy, Cost-effective and Supports live migration

By |November 30th, 2016|AWS|

Do you want to migrate your database to the cloud but cannot afford downtime? Are you looking to migrate to a different database but not sure if it meets your requirements? Are you worried about the cost and time it takes to migrate to a new database system? Often challenges associated with data migration deter [...]

Umbrella Extends Customer Support Time

By |November 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Umbrella Inforcare has extended its customer support time from 8 am to 8 pm as against the earlier timing of 9 pm to 6 pm. In addition to the extended hours, this also means lower cost to customers as after-office support rates are higher. The new initiative is for all customers including those who have [...]

Web Application Firewall from AWS

By |October 28th, 2016|AWS|

Web attacks cause extensive damage to business not only financially, but more from customer experience point of view as it has long-term implications on the brand. AWS’ Web Application Firewall (WAF) has been designed to allow control over what kind of traffic to allow or deny to your application by easily defining customizable security rules. [...]

Security Options Galore at AWS Marketplace

By |October 27th, 2016|AWS|

You have unique advantages when hosting deployments on AWS. This includes the availability of an array of security applications in AWS marketplace, which are optimized for AWS. From firewalls to anti-virus and VPN solutions, AWS marketplace offers you security solutions for very specific needs. So what exactly is AWS Marketplace? AWS Marketplace is an online [...]

Cloud Security: Fears, Myths and Reality!

By |October 27th, 2016|AWS|

Is the public cloud secure? There is widespread misunderstanding about the characteristics of public Cloud. Although you do not own public Cloud, there are standard security practices which make public Cloud secure to host and conduct sensitive business transactions. Although called Public Cloud, it is more secure than most deployments at customer premises. This is [...]