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Posted on 28 August, 2019 by Jeremy Ford

AWS CloudFormation Script for Automated ECS Instance Update to Latest AMI

To enhance general security it’s vital to keep virtual machines patched and always running the latest version of required software. But how do you know when an update is available or should be done? And following figuring that out - there is the process of determining the best way to roll the update out.

This AWS CloudFormation template helps you deploy an inline Lambda function that can be used to automatically update ECS Cluster EC2 Instances to the latest AMI as soon as they become available.

Posted on 30 May, 2018 by Simon McCabe

Technology is Delivering……Are You?

Technology now provides readily available capability to your business to transform the way you service your customers and operate your business. There’s no clunkiness to it either. This is schmick – driven by the same principles that have transformed our individual relationship with technology through the smartphone. Technology is delivering on its promise to enable dramatic business improvement – the question is, are we embracing it?

Posted on 6 October, 2017 by Simon McCabe

A Strategic Foundation for Digital Transformation

There are several streams of work that any organisation planning or initiating a digital transformation program should address to ensure long term success. Through our engagements in each of these streams we know there are clear technology and architectural paths to achieve any desired outcome – having a strategic foundation to these choices will be the key driver of success.

Posted on 5 October, 2016 by Nirdesh Gupta

Key Ingredients for a Successful Digital Transformation

Just about every business is being impacted by digital technology or is embarking on a digital transformation program and our clients are no exception. In this blog I will share with you some of the common themes we are seeing in successful digital transformation programs and the technologies that are enabling them.

Posted on 8 June, 2016 by David Edson

Leveraging BPM to Digitise Forms

Hands up those who think paper is an efficient information system? Time for a bit of Rock, Paper, Keyboards.

The IT industry has evolved over the last 50 years to provide automation and cost savings for the processing of information, in particular the concept of Business Process Management (BPM) has brought together the holy trilogy of Information, Procedure and Responsibility. In this blog I’m going to discuss how BPM can provide you with an effective paper replacement technology.